Sep152017

National Conference - Montreal, QC

The inaugural patient conference on lymphoma was a great success. Over a day-and-a-half specialists from across montreal presented on the latest news and treatments in the lymphoma landscape.  The conference featured group presentations, as well as breakout sessions for: CLL & SLL  |  Hodgkin and aggressive NHL | Indolent lymphomas.  


Below you will find the presentations for each session.

*** Audio files are coming soon. ***


View the photos from the event HERE.


CONFERENCE CHAIR:



DR HAROLD J. OLNEY

Hématologue-oncologue médical
Chef du département d'hématologie-médecine transfusionnelle
Centre hospitalier de l'Université de Montréal (CHUM)

KEYNOTE SPEAKER:

DR DENIS CLAUDE ROY
Directeur de la recherche
Hôpital Maisonneuve-Rosemont
Université de Montréal


Friday, SEPTEMBER 15, 2017

12:00 PM            Registration

1:15 PM              Opening Remarks

1:30 PM              Lymphoma 101 (biology) and Common Lymphoma Terms
                            Dr. Harold Olney
                            Hématologue-oncologue médical, CHUM

VIEW THE ENGLISH PRESENTATION HERE.




2:30 PM              Managing Nutrition & GI Health
                            Danielle Moreau-Amaru D.t.P. M.Sc.
                            Diététiste, CHUM

VIEW THE ENGLISH PRESENTATION HERE.


3:30 PM              Afternoon Break

4:00 PM              Coping with Survivorship
                            Dr. April Shamy
                            Hematologist-oncologist, Division of Hematology, Jewish General Hospital

VIEW THE ENGLISH PRESENTATION HERE.


5:00 PM              Closing Remarks for Day 1


SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 16, 2017


9:00 AM              Opening Remarks

9:15 AM              Survivor Profile: A Story of Hope
                            Estephanie Jemus, Hodgkin Lymphoma survivor

9:30 AM              Keynote: New Treatment Options/Targeted Therapies
                            Dr. Denis-Claude Roy
                            Hematologist, Maisonneuve-Rosemont Hospital (HMR)
                            Director, Research Laboratory, Immunology of the Hematopoietic Stem Cell, HMR
                            Director of the Cellular Therapy Program and Laboratory, HMR

VIEW THE ENGLISH PRESENTATION HERE.


10:30 AM            Morning Networking Break

11:00 AM            Breakout Sessions: Disease-Specific Biology & Current Treatment

                           Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia/Small Lymphocytic Lymphoma
                           Dr. Nathalie Johnson, Hematologist-oncologist, Jewish General Hospital

VIEW THE ENGLISH PRESENTATION HERE.

                           
                           Aggressive Lymphoma

                           Dr. Stéphane Doucet, Hematologist-oncologist, CHUM

VIEW THE ENGLISH PRESENTATION HERE.


                           Indolent Lymphoma
                           Dr. Kelly Davison, Hematologist, Adult Hematology, MUHC

VIEW THE ENGLISH PRESENTATION HERE.


12:15 PM           Networking Lunch

12:45 PM           Lunch Program: Ask The Doctor – Panel Discussion

1:30 PM             Breakout Sessions: Future Diagnostics & Therapies

                           Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia/Small Lymphocytic Lymphoma
                           Dr. Nathalie Johnson, Hematologist-oncologist, Jewish General Hospital

VIEW THE ENGLISH PRESENTATION HERE.

                           
                           Aggressive Lymphoma

                           Dr. Stéphane Doucet, Hematologist-oncologist, CHUM

VIEW THE ENGLISH PRESENTATION HERE.


                           Indolent Lymphoma
                           Dr. Kelly Davison, Hematologist, Adult Hematology, MUHC

VIEW THE ENGLISH PRESENTATION HERE.

2:45 PM             Afternoon Networking Break

3:00 PM             Understanding Clinical Trials
                           Dr. Isabelle Fleury, Hematologist, Hôpital Maisonneuve-Rosemont

VIEW THE ENGLISH PRESENTATION HERE.

4:00 PM             Managing Side Effects
                          Jean-Phillipe Adam, BPharm, MSc, BCPS
                          Oncology Pharmacist, Pharmacy Department, CHUM

VIEW THE ENGLISH PRESENTATION HERE.


5:00 PM             Closing Remarks

 

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