The 4th Annual

Winter Hematology Update

Co-Chaired by: Dr. John Kuruvilla & Dr. Peter Anglin

Hematology

02 Mar 2021

Dr. John Kuruvilla and Dr. Peter Anglin

WHU Co-Chairs: Dr. John Kuruvilla & Dr. Peter Anglin

WHU is a content-rich meeting that provides a forum for Canadian clinicians, trainees, and allied health care professionals to share the latest hematology news with an emphasis on ASH 2020. The focus of this meeting is on what does this news mean and where are we taking it? WHU presentations and panels discuss/address relevant issues and innovations in hematological disease, presented by leading clinical experts and framed from a Canadian perspective.

WHU 2021 – Video Presentations 

Click on the presentation title below to access the WHU 2021 video presentation & slide decks

Acute Myeloid Leukemia

Winter Hematology Update 2021 – Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML)
Dr. Eunice Wang – Roswell Park Comprehensive Center

Acute Myeloid Leukemia Panel Discussion
Dr. Eunice Wang – Roswell Park Comprehensive Center
Dr. Andre Schuh – Princess Margaret Cancer Centre

Aggressive Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma

Update from ASH 2020 on Aggressive NHL – Focus on DLBCL
Dr. Martin Hutchings – Rigshospitalet

Aggressive Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma Panel Discussion 
Dr. John Kuruvilla – Princess Margaret Cancer Centre
Dr. Peter Anglin – Stronach Regional Cancer Centre
Dr. David Hodgson – Princess Margaret Cancer Centre

Cell Therapy

CAR T-Cell Therapy for Lymphoma
Dr. Sattva Neelapu – MD Anderson Cancer Center

Cell Therapy Panel Discussion 
Dr. John Kuruvilla – Princess Margaret Cancer Centre
Dr. Ronan Foley – Juravinski Cancer Centre

Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia

Optimal Selection of New Molecules in the Treatment of CLL
Dr. Anthony Mato – New York, USA

Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia Panel Discussion 
Dr. Peter Anglin – Stronach Regional Cancer Centre
Dr. Graeme Fraser – Juravinski Cancer Centre

COVID-19 Vaccines (Rollout and Immunization)

COVID-19 Vaccinations for Oncology Patients 
Dr. Coleman Rotstein – University Health Network

COVID-19 Vaccines Panel Discussion
Dr. John Kuruvilla – Princess Margaret Cancer Centre
Dr. Peter Anglin – Stronach Regional Cancer Centre
Dr. Coleman Rotstein – University Health Network

Hodgkin Lymphoma

Integrating Novel Agents Earlier in the Treatment of Hodgkin Lymphoma
Dr. Alex Herrera – City of Hope

Hodgkin Lymphoma Panel Discussion
Dr. John Kuruvilla – Princess Margaret Cancer Centre
Dr. Peter Anglin – Stronach Regional Cancer Centre
Dr. David Hodgson – Princess Margaret Cancer Centre

Indolent Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma

Indolent Lymphomas 
Dr. Michael Crump – Princess Margaret Cancer Centre

iNHL Panel Discussion
Dr. John Kuruvilla – Princess Margaret Cancer Centre
Dr. Peter Anglin – Stronach Regional Cancer Centre
Dr. Michael Crump – Princess Margaret Cancer Centre

Plasma Cell Dyscrasias

Evaluating Data from ASH 2020 in Multiple Myeloma 
Dr. María-Victoria Mateos – University Hospital of Salamanca

Waldenström’s Macroglobulinemia
Dr. Christine Chen – Princess Margaret Cancer Centre

PCD Panel Discussion
Dr. Peter Anglin – Stronach Regional Cancer Centre
Dr. Christine Chen – Princess Margaret Cancer Centre
Dr. Tony Reiman – Beatrice Hunter Cancer Research Institute

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