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Updates in Benign Hematology: Guidelines for Daily Practice

This CME Event has Concluded

Presentations

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Who Should Attend?

This  conference is intended for Primary Care, Family Health, Internal Medicine, Obstetric and Gynecologic Physicians, Oncology, and Residents, PAs, NPs and RNs

HEME Learning Objectives

  1. Utilize information from recent research to manage anemia patients in daily practice.
  2. Identify common causes of thrombocytopenia, utilizing information for the evaluation and management of patients.
  3. Review American Society of Hematology Guidelines for information regarding the use of newer anticoagulants and management of side effects.

Location

Crawford Conference Center - MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center
Kotzen Auditorium 
9000 Franklin Square Drive
Rosedale, MD 21237

For more information contact Nancy Thrush, Director, Business Development and Customer Relations, at [email protected]


Agenda

8:30 - 8:55 a.m.

Check in/Registration

8:55 - 9 a.m.

Welcome /Introductions

Suman B. Rao, MD, Course Director

Medical Oncologist and Hematologist, MedStar Franklin Square

9 - 9:40 a.m.

Iron Deficiency Anemia

Michael Auerbach, MD, FACP, Medical Oncologist and Hematologist

Auerbach Hematology and Oncology

Clinical Professor of Medicine, Georgetown University School of Medicine

9:40 - 10 a.m.

General Approach to Outpatient Anemia

Mahsa Mohebtash, MD, Medical Oncologist and Hematologist

MedStar Union Memorial / MedStar Good Samaritan Hospitals

10 - 10:15 a.m.

Q and A

10:15 - 10:40 a.m.

ITP and Pregnancy Induced Thrombocytopenia

Shweta Kurian, MD, Medical Oncologist and Hematologist

MedStar Franklin Square and MedStar Bel Air

10:40 - 11 a.m.

Approach to Thrombocytopenia in the Inpatient Setting

Shweta Kurian, MD, Medical Oncologist and Hematologist

MedStar Franklin Square and MedStar Bel Air

11 - 11:15 a.m.

Break

11:15 - 11:45 p.m.

When and How to Investigate for Hypercoaguability

Kevin Chen, MD, Medical Oncologist and Hematologist

MedStar Franklin Square

11:45 - 12:15 p.m.

Newer Anticoagulants and Issues with Management

Kevin Chen, MD, Medical Oncologist and Hematologist

MedStar Franklin Square

12:15 - 12:30 p.m.

Q and A

12:30 - 1:15 p.m.

Lunch/Adjourn

 

Speakers

Suman Rao, MD
Medical Oncologist and Hematologist, MedStar Franklin Square

Michael Auerbach , MD, FACP
Medical Oncologist and Hematologist, Auerbach Hematology and Oncology

Mahsa Mohebtash, MD
Medical Oncologist and Hematologist, MedStar Union Memorial / MedStar Good Samaritan Hospitals

Shweta Kurian, MD
Medical Oncologist and Hematologist, MedStar Franklin Square and MedStar Bel Air

Kevin Chen, MD
Medical Oncologist and Hematologist, MedStar Franklin Square

 

 

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of MedStar Georgetown University Hospital and MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center. MedStar Georgetown University Hospital is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians. MedStar Georgetown University Hospital designates this live activity for a maximum of 3.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.