Thursday, March 8

Morning Session

 

7:55 – 8:05 AM

Welcome and Opening Comments

8:05 – 8:50 AM

Netimmunosuppression in SOT and Impact on Infections
Jay Fishman, MD
Mass General Transplant Center

8:50 – 9:35 AM

Immunosuppression in HSCT and impact infections
Stella Davies, MBBS, PhD, MRCP
Cincinnati Children's Hospital

9:35 – 9:45 AM

Coffee break

9:45 AM – 10:30 AM

Diagnostic updates and dilemmas
Randy Hayden, MD
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

10:30 – 11:15 AM

Novel approaches to fever and neutropenia
Lillian Sung, MD, PhD
The Hospital for Sick Children Paediatric 

11:15 AM – 1:30 PM

 

 

Breakout Cases and Lunch  11:15-1:30 (lunches in breakout rooms) 

  1.  Challenging cases in HSCT
  2.  Challenging cases in SOT
  3.  Challenging cases in immunocompromised (non transplant) hosts

Afternoon Session

 

1:30 PM – 2:15 PM

Panel Discussion: What to do about EBV?

 
2:15 – 3:00 PM

Donor Derived Infections
Marian Michaels, MD, MPH
Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh

3:00 – 3:45 PM


Microbiome and its impact on immune function and engraftment
Ami Bhatt, MD
Mass General Hospital

 3:45 – 4:00 PM

Coffee break

 4:00 – 5:00 PM

Research Rapid Rounds

 5:00 – 6:00 PM
Posters with Professors