Fundamentals of HCT of Training Course

Fundamentals of HCT Training Course


Join us at the 2020 Virtual Fundamentals of Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation (HCT) Training Course. This course provides practitioners with the skills required to manage patients undergoing HCT, also referred to as blood or marrow transplant (BMT), with a focus on pharmacotherapeutic management throughout the transplant process.The course also incorporates case-based learning to emphasize application of concepts taught through didactic lecture. 

Course Details

  • Session 1: Thursday, April 9; 3PM CT – 5:45PM CT
  • Session 2: Thursday, April 16; 5PM CT – 7:10PM CT
  • Session 3: Saturday, April 18; 11AM CT – 1:25PM CT
  • Session 4: Saturday, April 25; 10AM CT – 1:00PM CT
Location: Online - The sessions will be presented live and will not be available later to claim ACPE.

Agenda

Session 1 - Thursday, April 9, 2020; 2.5 ACPE contact hours

Time Session
3:00PM - 3:10PM Welcome – Opening Remarks
(Dr. Laura Whited, PharmD, BCOP; University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX)
3:10PM - 3:55PM Hematopoietic Stem Cell Mobilization
(Dr. Teresa Thakrar, PharmD, BCOP; Indiana University Health-Melvin and Bren Simon Cancer Center, Indianapolis, IN)
3:55PM - 4:40PM Preparative/Conditioning Regimens for Autologous HCT 
  • Conditioning regimens (30 minutes)
  • AutoHCT wrap up (15 min)
  • (Patient case, Infections, engraftment syndrome, follow-up, vaccines, maintenance therapy (MM))
(Dr. Teresa Thakrar, PharmD, BCOP; Indiana University Health-Melvin and Bren Simon Cancer Center, Indianapolis, IN)
4:40PM - 5:40PM Chimeric Antigen Receptor T-cell Therapy
(Dr. Christina Bachmeier, PharmD, BCOP; Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL)
5:40PM - 5:45PM Closing Remarks
(Dr. Laura Whited, PharmD, BCOP; University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX)

 

Session 2 - Thursday, April 16, 2020; 1.5 ACPE contact hours

5:00PM - 5:05PM Welcome – Opening Remarks
(Dr. Laura Whited, PharmD, BCOP; University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX)
5:05PM - 5:50PM Conditioning Regimens for Allogeneic Transplants
(Dr. Julianna Roddy, PharmD, BCOP; The James Cancer Hospital at The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH)
5:50PM - 6:35PM Post HCT Disease Control Strategies
(Dr. Tatjana Grgic, PharmD,BCOP, CPP, UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy, Chapel Hill, NC)
6:35PM - 6:40PM Closing Remarks
(Dr. Laura Whited, PharmD, BCOP; University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX)

 

Session 3 - Saturday, April 18, 2020; 2.25 ACPE contact hours

11:00AM - 11:05AM Welcome – Opening Remarks
(Dr. Laura Whited, PharmD, BCOP; University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX)
11:05AM - 12:05PM Viral Infections in HCT
(Dr. Ila Saunders, PharmD, BCOP; UC San Diego; Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Services, San Diego, CA)
12:05PM - 12:50PM Prophylaxis and Management of Fungal Infections
(Dr. Laura Whited, PharmD, BCOP; University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX)
12:50PM - 1:20PM Vaccinations in Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation
(Dr. Julianna Roddy, PharmD, BCOP; The James Cancer Hospital at The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH)
1:20PM - 1:25PM Closing Remarks
(Dr. Laura Whited, PharmD, BCOP; University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX)

 

Session 4 - Saturday, April 25, 2020; 3.25 ACPE contact hours

10:00AM - 10:05AM Welcome – Opening Remarks
(Dr. Laura Whited, PharmD, BCOP; University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX)
10:05AM - 10:35AM Veno-Occlusive Disease (VOD)/Sinusoidal Obstruction Syndrome
(SOS) in Hematopoiectic Cell Transplantation (HCT)

(Dr. Ashley Teusink-Cross, PharmD, MBA, BCPS; Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH)
10:35AM - 11:35AM Acute Graft versus Host Disease (aGVHD)
(Dr. Elizabeth DiMaggio, PharmD, BCOP, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL)
11:35AM - 12:20PM Chronic Graft versus Host Disease (cGVHD)
(Dr. Rebecca Gonzalez, PharmD; Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL)
12:20PM - 1:20PM Special Populations: Pediatrics. Understanding the Aging HCT
Population

(Pediatrics: Dr. Ashley Teusink-Cross, PharmD, MBA, BCPS; Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH)

1:20PM - 1:25PM Closing Remarks
(Dr. Laura Whited, PharmD, BCOP; University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX)


Registration Information

  • Full Course Registration: $225*
  • Session 1 Registration: $60
  • Session 2 Registration: $36
  • Session 3 Registraion: $54
  • Session 4 Registration: $78
*Registration to the full course includes access to the 2019 Beyond Fundamentals of HCT eBook and two webinars.
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Accreditation

CE Synergy, LLC is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) as a provider of continuing pharmacy education (CPE). CE Synergy has assigned 9.5 contact hours (0.95 CEUs) of continuing pharmacy education credit for this knowledge and application-based activity.

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