The 2019 Fall Meeting

 Thursday, November 7th, 2019  5:30 pm - 8:00 pm   
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Levanthal Conference Room, 2nd Floor, Shapiro Building
East Campus, Feldberg/Reisman Complex
330 Brookline Ave, Boston, MA
Free with paid membership*
Light dinner (5:30PM) and two presentations:

MABB is an approved provider of P.A.C.E. Credits 
by the ASCLS P.A.C.E. ® Program.




6:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Pediatric Massive Transfusion Protocols
Evidence for optimal transfusion treatment and other treatments in massive transfusions will be described, primarily with a focus on trauma patients. An example of a pediatric massive transfusion protocol (MTP) will also be presented.

Steven Sloan, M.D., PhD 
Blood Bank Medical Director 
Boston Children's Hospital

7:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Bringing Immune Effector Cell Therapies to Head and Neck Cancers
While immune checkpoint blockade is revolutionizing cancer medicine, bringing immune effector cell (IEC) therapies to solid tumors, specifically head and neck cancers, is of significant interest.

Glenn Hanna, M.D. 
Medical Oncologist, 
Center for Head and Neck Oncology 
Dana Farber Cancer Institute

  • Reservations are needed for the meeting; please register by November 1st so we will be able to provide enough room and dinner for all attendees.
  • This event is free of charge to MABB members; $30 for non-members (includes 1 year membership).  
  • You can become a member via online registration at, or at the November Meeting.  If you're unsure about your membership status, please email us at or call (617) 302-7236.
  • Please plan to arrive by 5:30 PM for dinner and, if needed, registration.
  • Attendees may park in either the Feldberg or Shaprio parking garages, but should enter through the Shaprio lobby.

MABB is grateful to acknowledge
for their generous sponsorship of the 2019 Fall Meeting.