CARE™ at ASH 2017 Meeting Highlights

Thank you to all who attended! 

We are pleased to announce that CARE™ at ASH 2017 was a great success! At this annual meeting, leading Canadian hematologists contextualize presentations and frame news from ASH 2017 in a Canadian perspective. The 12th annual CARE™ at ASH took place on December 8th in Atlanta, Georgia. It was the largest CARE™ at ASH meeting to date. Chaired by Dr. Diego Villa (BC Cancer Agency) and Dr. Martina Trinkaus (St. Michaels’ Hospital), hematology residents, fellows, and junior faculty from across Canada were provided a unique opportunity to gather, discuss and address relevant issues in hematology. 


Date: Friday, December 8th, 2017

Time: 4:00pm – 8:30pm

Location: Sheraton Atlanta Downtown Hotel
165 Courtland Street Northeast, Atlanta, GA

Meeting Chairs: 

Dr. Diego Villa – BC Cancer Agency
Dr. Martina Trinkaus – St. Michaels’ Hospital



Speaker Presentations

 Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia – Graeme Fraser, MD (McMaster University) 

Multiple Myeloma – Kevin Song, MD (BC Cancer Agency) 

Lymphoma – Anca Prica, MD (Princess Margaret Cancer Centre) 

Leukemia – Julie Stakiw, MD (Saskatchewan Cancer Agency)

Benign Disorders I – Denis Soulierés, MD (University of Montreal)

 Bone Marrow Transplant – Kylie Lepic, MD (McMaster University)

Benign Disorders II – Wendy Lim, MD (McMaster University)