Healthcare Education Services' Hematologic Cancers Course - Overview


Hematologic Cancers – An Introduction is a two-day, rapid and progressive face-to-face training program.  Led by specialist physicians delegates are provided with a comprehensive review of the hematological system and provides an overview on the spectrum of hematologic cancers. This course equips attendees with the knowledge to discuss Hematologic Cancers confidently and credibly.

Hematologic Cancers – An Introduction is a high calibre training program led by teams of specialist physicians, it is ideal for the pharmaceutical, medical technology and biotechnology industries. Case studies and open discussion form an integral part of the program.

 This hematologic cancers learning program includes:

  • Discussion on the pathophysiology of hematological malignancies such as leukemias, lymphomas and myeloma
  • Common treatments & management of these hematological malignancies such as high dose chemotherapy and total body irradiation
  • The challenges these treatments present to patients
  • Review of the issues and complications of bone marrow and stem cell transplant
Topics include:
  • The formation and maturation of blood cells
  • Classification and epidemiology of hematological malignancies
  • Presentations, diagnosis and staging
  • Chemotherapy and irradiation
  • Clinical trial issues

Course Instructors:

Dennis L. Cooper, M.D.
Professor of Medicine, Hematology
Yale Cancer Center 

Carol Ann Huff, M.D.
Associate Professor of Medicine and Oncology,
Director, Myeloma Program, Division of Hematologic Malignancies
Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center

Mark Levis, M.D.
Associate Professor of Oncology, Pharmacology, and Medicine
Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center

Douglas Smith, M.D.
Associate Professor, Hematologic Malignancies
Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center

Who Should Attend: Healthcare’s courses are designed for both medical and non-medical staff within the pharmaceutical industry. This course is suitable for clinical research, medical information, regulatory affairs, biometrics and strategic marketing personnel. 

Course Venue: To be Announced

Administrative Details: 
Accommodation costs are not included in the registration fee. However, Healthcare has organized a special bed and breakfast rate at the venue for delegates who require overnight accommodation - details of how to book will be provided with the joining instructions for the course.

The registration fee at CHI’s VIP Discount Rate is $4,037 USD (regular rate $4,750 USD). You save 15% off your registration by registering through Cambridge Healthtech Institute (CHI). This includes lunch and refreshments throughout the day. Accommodation costs are not included. Delegates can register on-line or by completing the booking form and returning it together with the appropriate payment to Cambridge Healthtech Institute. Please retain a copy of the booking form for your records. 

* Please note: This course is organized by Healthcare Education Services and is being co-marketed by Cambridge Healthtech Institute (CHI). By registering through CHI, you save 15% off the registration rate charged by Healthcare Education Services. Please note: No refund/credit of registration fee will be made for any cancellations received less than 20 working days prior to the date of the course. Cancellations made more than 20 working days prior to course date will incur a $175 administration fee. Substitutions may be made at any time. If Healthcare cancels or postpones this event, the registration fee will be refunded. Healthcare will not accept liability for any other costs. Please read our Booking Conditions.

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