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The MABB Spring 2012 Seminar agenda is still under development.

Some of the content below has not yet been updated from our 2011 Program.

The new program will be available shortly.  Please check back in a few days.


Regency Room

9:00 – 9:50 AM
Mary Ann Simpson
Live Donor Liver Transplantation (LDLT): Current Results and Lessons Learned


9:50 – 10:40 AM
Kim Healy, NE Organ Bank
What Everyone Ought to Know About Organ and Tissue Donation
[Level: Basic]


10:40 – 11:00 AM Break and Exhibits


11:00 – 11:50 AM
Richard Benjamin
[Presenter Title]
Transfusion Risks: Clinical Cases Capturing Current Concerns
[TBD: 598-003-11 Level: Intermediate]

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12:00 – 1:00 PM Lunch and Exhibits
Presentation of 2011 Karen Tiegermann Memorial Lectureship Award to [TBD]


10:40 – 11:00 AM Break and Exhibits


11:00 – 11:50 AM


(all afternoon lectures are in Regency)


1:00 – 2:50 PM
Jamie Blietz, MBA, CAE
Director, AABB National Blood Exchange, Bethesda, MD
and
Maureen McMahon RN, BSN, MS
Disaster Coordinator, Boston Medical Center

1:00 – 1:50 PM
“Disaster Drill: How to Keep the Blood Flowing During a Major Emergency Part I”
598-006-11 Level: Basic
1:50 – 2:50 PM (cont’d.)
“Disaster Drill: How to Keep the Blood Flowing During a Major Emergency Part II”
598-006-11 Level: Basic


2:50 – 3:40 PM Afternoon Break - Raffles - Exhibits

3:40 – 4:30 PM
Susan Saidman, PhD
Director, Histocompatibility Lab, MGH
Director, Histocompatibility Lab, BIDMC
“Exchanging Kidneys”
598-007-11 Level: Basic


Wednesday, April 27, 2011

Regency Room


9:00 – 9:50 AM
Stephen J. Wagner, PhD
Interim Head, Blood Component Development Department
American Red Cross Holland Lab, Rockville, MD
"Development of Platelet Additive Solutions"
598-008-11 Level: Intermediate to Advanced

9:50 – 10:40 AM
Raymond L. Comenzo, MD
Director, Blood Bank, Stem Cell Lab and Neely Cell Collection Center
Tufts Medical Center
"CD34+ Cell Mobilization and Use: The Fruits We Know"
Intermediate
598-016-11


10:40 – 11:00 AM Break and Exhibits


11:00 – 11:50 AM
Kurt F. Heim, MD, PhD
Medical Director, Transfusion Medicine
Lahey Clinic
“The Case of the Microscopic Vampire”
598-009-11 Level: Intermediate


12:00 – 1:00 PM Lunch and Exhibits
Presentation of the Morten Grove-Rasmussen Award to
David A. Williams, MD (Children’s Hospital Boston)


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Whittier Room


9:00 – 9:50 AM
Thomas Spitzer, MD
Director, Bone Marrow Transplant Program, MGH
and
Tatsuo Kawai, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School,
Transplant Center, MGH
“Combined Bone Marrow and Kidney Transplantation for the Induction of Specific Tolerance”
598-010-11 Level: Basic to Advanced

9:50 – 10:40 AM
Olive J. Sturtevant, MT, SBB, SLS, MHP
Director, Cell Therapy Quality Assurance
DFCI
and
Karen Snow, BS(ASCP)BB
Quality Assurance Officer, Bone Marrow Processing Laboratory, MGH
“Reactions and Other Events Related to Infusion of Cell Therapy Products”
598-011-11 Level: Intermediate


10:40 – 11:00 AM Break and Exhibits


11:00 – 11:50 AM
Deborah Liney, CHTC, MBA
Associate Director for Quality Management, Donor Services
DFCI
Administrative Director, Cord Blood Donation Program
Brigham and Women's Hospital
“Cord Blood Collections: Best Practices”
598-012-11 Level: Basic


12:00 – 1:00 PM Lunch and Exhibits
Presentation of the Morten Grove-Rasmussen Award to
David A. Williams, MD (Children’s Hospital Boston)


(all afternoon lectures are in Regency)


1:00 – 1:50 PM
David A. Williams, MD
Chief of the Division of Hematology/Oncology
Director of Translational Research
Children's Hospital, Boston
and
Leland Fikes
Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
“Gene Therapy in Pediatric Diseases”
598-013-11 Level: Intermediate


1:50 – 2:50 PM
Jorge Rios, MD
Medical Director, American Red Cross Blood Services, Dedham
“Tumor Vaccines”
598-015-11 Level: Intermediate


2:50 – 3:40 PM Afternoon Break - Raffles - Exhibits


3:40 – 4:30 PM
Immunohematology Case Studies
598-014-11 Level: Intermediate
Sandra Read, MT(ASCP)SBB
Director, Immunohematology Reference Lab
American Red Cross — New England Region, Dedham
598-014-11 Level: Intermediate



Whittier Room

9:00 – 9:50 AM
[Presenter Name]

[Presentation Title]

[TBD: 598-004-11 Level: Intermediate]

9:50 – 10:40 AM
Alison Friedmann, MD
Attending Physician in Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, MassGeneral Hospital for Children
"Current Uses for Stem Cells in Pediatric Oncology Patients"
598-005-11 Level: Intermediate