Recap of the 3rd Annual

CARE™ WHU 2020

CARE™ Winter Hematology Update

Hematology

03 Mar 2020

This CARE™ report summarizes WHU sessions in:
  • Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia

  • Multiple Myeloma

  • Cell Therapy

  • Lymphoma

  • Thrombosis

This content-rich meeting provided a forum for Ontario clinicians, trainees, and allied health care professionals to share the latest hematology news with an emphasis on ASH 2019. It discussed and addressed relevant issues and innovations in hematology, presented by leading Canadian experts and framed from an Ontario perspective. Special thanks to International Speaker, Dr. Matthew Davids (Dana-Farber Cancer Institute) for presenting on CLL.

CARE™ Faculty held working groups in CLL and MM as well as a lunch symposium for registered nurses presented by Adrianna DeCastro (BScN, RN – Stronach Regional Cancer Centre) on Tumour Lysis Syndrome (TLS). An overview of the TLS symposium is included in this report. Updates from the working group sessions to follow.