Lectures and seminars Karolinska Hematology Seminar XIX

02-09-2021 12:00 pm to
03-09-2021 1:00 pm Add to iCal
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In 2021, the Karolinska Hematology Seminar is organized for the nineteenth time.
Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the conference will now be held as a two-day webinar with the aim of
offering State of the Art lectures by internationally leading experts in selected hematological areas.


Thursday September 2

10.20-10.30 Welcome
Magnus Björkholm, Karolinska Institutet,
Stockholm, Sweden
State-of-the-art lectures on acute myeloid leukemia,
myelodysplastic syndromes, and chronic myeloid leukemia

10.30-12.00 Acute myeloid leukemia: an update
Hervé Dombret, Centre des Maladies du Sang,
Hopital Saint-Louis, Paris, France

12.00-13.00 Lunch break

13.00-14.30 Myelodysplastic syndromes: an update
Pierre Fenaux, Service d’Hématologie seniors,
Hopital Saint-Louis, Paris, France

14.30-14.40 Leg-stretch

14.40-16.10 Chronic myeloid leukemia: an update
Giuseppe Saglio, Department of Clinical and
Biological Sciences, University of Turin, Turin, Italy

16.10-16.30 Coffee break

Special topic
16.30-18.00 Viral pandemics, yesterday, today and
Anders Sönnerborg, Department of Medicine,
Huddinge, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden


Friday September 3


State-of-the-art lectures on multiple myeloma, Waldenstrom macroglobulinemia, and Hodgkin lymphoma

08.30-09.50 Hodgkin lymphoma: an update
Andreas Engert, Department I of Internal
Medicine, University Hospital of Cologne, Cologne,

09.50-10.00 Leg-stretch

10.00-11.20 Waldenstrom macroglobulinemia: an update
Christian Buske, Comprehensive Cancer Center
Ulm, University Hospital Ulm, Ulm, Germany

11.20-11.40 Coffee break

11.40-13.00 Multiple myeloma: an update
Philippe Moreau, Department of Hematology,
Nantes University Hospital, Nantes, France

13.00 End of seminar

The webinar is free of charge.
Karolinska Hematology Seminar is for you who are clinically active in hematology or oncology.

You register on https://reg.akademikonferens.se/hematologyseminar2021
by August 30, 2021 at the latest.
For questions, please e-mail: hematologyseminar2021@akademikonferens.se
Once your application is received, it’s binding and the “first come first served” principle is applied.


Magnus Björkholm
Hematology, Karolinska University Hospital Solna