Regional Fall Clinical Education Conference

Annual Fall Clinical Education Conference

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The American Society for Transplantation and Cellular Therapy (ASTCT) in collaboration with the University of Miami Health System is proud to announce the 9th Annual ASTCT Fall Clinical Education Conference. The conference will take place virtually with our digital partner, Pathable, on September 23 - 25, 2021. This multi-day conference for APPs, Nurses, Fellows and Junior Faculty will focus on the care of blood and marrow transplant and cell therapy patients.

REGISTRATION:

Register

Type

Price

ASTCT Member – CEC Registration

$125

*CEC Registration + ASTCT Membership

*Note: This registration type is for individuals who are currently not an ASTCT member.

$250 

Non-Member - CEC Registration

$275 


Attendees will have unlimited access to the virtual platform for 30 days to review the recorded content. Recordings will be posted to the meeting platform 48 hours after the conclusion of the live conference. Attendees will have until Monday, October 25 to review and claim CE. 

Sessions do not need to be watched live to claim continuing education credit. There is no registration limit in place. 

Cancellation Policy

Registered attendees will have unlimited access to all sessions until Monday, October 25. Therefore, ASTCT will not be refunding any registrations to the 2021 Clinical Education Virtual Conference. Registration payments are non-transferable. 


AGENDA:


Day 1; Thursday, September 23

Time

Session

12:00 – 12:45 PM CT

Best of TCT

Stella Davies, MBBS, PhD, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH

12:50 – 1:35 PM CT

CAR-T Updates and Clinical Trials for Cellular Therapy

Theresa Elko, MPAS, PA-C; Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY

1:40  – 2:25 PM CT

Management of CAR-T Complications

Rayne Rouce, MD; Baylor College of Medicine/Texas Children’s Hospital, Houston, TX

2:25 – 2:45 PM CT

Break

2:45 – 3:30 PM CT

Immune Reconstitution for CAR-T

Alex Hirayama, MD; Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA

3:35 – 4:20 PM CT

Outcomes of CAR-T

Michael Jain, MD, PhD; Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL

4:25 – 5:10 PM CT

Pharmacy Updates

Zahra Mahmoudjafari, PharmD, BCOP; University of Kansas Cancer Center, Kansas City, KS



Day 2; Friday, September 24

Time Session

8:00 – 9:00 AM

Product Theater

Breakout Sessions Foundation of BMT Track Adult Track Pediatric Track

9:00 – 9:45 AM CT

BMT/Cellular Therapy 101

Douglas Carollo, APRN; University of Miami, Miami, FL

Updates in Prophylaxis and Treatment of Acute GVHD

Masumi Ueda, MD; Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA

Iron Overload

Thomas Coates, MD; Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA

9:50 – 10:30 AM CT

Basics of HLA and Matching (HLA*01:01)

 

Jennifer B. Paulson, MBS, CHTC; Miami Cancer Institute, Miami, FL

Updates in Treatment of Chronic GVHD

 

Tamera Plair, APP; MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX

Fertility Preservation Options for Pediatric Patients Undergoing Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation

Brian Friend, MD; Baylor College of Medicine/Texas Children’s Hospital, Houston, TX

10:30 – 10:45 AM CT

Break

10:45 – 11:30 AM CT

Broad Overview of Conditioning Regimens

Pepita Jean, APRN; University of Miami, Miami, FL

Acute Infectious Complications

Jennifer Concepcion, MSN, APRN; Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL

Transplant for Primary Immunodeficiencies

Julie Klinger, MS, PA-C; Baylor College of Medicine/Texas Children’s Hospital, Houston, TX

11:35 – 12:20 PM CT

Complications of Transplant within First 100 Days

Kat Nagel, NP; Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY

Acute Non-Infectious Complications

Kimberly Langer, DNP, APRN, CNP; Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN

Auto transplant/solid tumors

Steffani Maier, RN, MSN, FNP-C, BMTCN; Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH

12:20 – 1:50 PM CT

Lunch; Product Theaters

1:50 – 2:35 PM CT

Diagnosis and Management of Acute and Chronic GVHD

Cory Edgar, MPAS, PA-C; AdventHealth Orlando, Orlando, FL

Relapse After Transplant

Mariadela Matute, MSN, APRN, BMT-CN; Miami Cancer Institute, Miami, FL

Sickle cell

Kait Kusnier, MSN, APRN, FNP-C, BMTCN; Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH

2:40 – 3:25 PM CT

Ordering and Interpreting Testing for Hematologic Malignancies

 

Amber Thompson, APRN; University of Miami, Miami, FL

Graft rejection vs. Graft failure

Muhammad Umair Mushtaq, MD; University of Kansas Health Systems, Kansas City, KS

Late Effects + Endocrinology

Robin Mueller, APRN; Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH

3:25 – 3:45 PM CT    

Break

3:45 – 4:30 PM CT

Sexual and Hormonal Health After Chemo and Transplant

Pelin Batur, MD, FACP, CCD; Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH

4:35 – 5:20 PM CT

Sexual Health Post Chemo and Transplant

Christina Ferraro, APRN, CNP, BMTCN; Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH



Day 3; Saturday, September 25

Time

Topic

8:00 – 9:00 AM CT

Product Theater

9:00 – 9:45 AM CT

A Donor for Every Patient  – Transplant in Minority Populations

Antonio Jimenez, MD; University of Miami, Miami, FL

9:50 – 10:30 AM CT

Integrative medicine for management of transplant-related toxicities

Eugenie Spiguel, NP; Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY

10:30 – 10:45 AM CT

Break

10:45 – 11:30 AM CT

Approach to Anemia, Leukopenia and Thrombocytopenia after Bone Marrow/Stem Cell Transplantation

Siddhartha Ganguly, MD, FACP; Houston Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX

11:35 – 12:20 PM CT

TA-TMA

JoAnne Wilson, MSN APRN AOCNP; University of Kansas Health Systems, Kansas City, KS

12:25 – 1:10PM CT

Transplantation and cellular therapy for non-malignant diseases

Meilin Diaz-Paez, APP; University of Miami, Miami, FL

1:10 – 2:40 PM CT

Lunch; Product Theaters

2:40 – 3:25 PM CT

Self-care/burn out

Ailey Armstrong, MSW, LICSW; Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA

3:30 – 4:15 PM CT

Telemedicine in Transplant

Denise Pereira, MD; University of Miami, Miami, FL

4:20 – 5:00 PM CT

Transplant in the COVID Era

Steve Pergam, MD, PhD; Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA

ACCREDITATION:

The Clinical Education Virtual Conference will provide ACCME and ANCC hours. Additional information is forthcoming. 

SUPPORT:

ASTCT invites you to participate as a partner at this expanded virtual conference experience, please contact Angie Dahl for additional information at adahl@astct.org or (312) 673-4833. Click here to view the 2021 Clinical Education Conference prospectus.