Program

Friday, March 10, 2023 (AST) Day - 01

Time

Topic

Speaker

08:00-09:00

Registration

09:00-09:30

Opening Remarks

MOPH

Dr. Abdullah Al Ansari

Dr. Mohamed Salem

Moderator: Dr. Javid Gaziev

09:30-10:00

Haploidentical hematopoietic stem cell transplantation

Prof. Leo Luznik, USA

10:00-10:30

Unrelated donor hematopoietic stem cell transplantation

Prof. Claudio Anasetti, USA

10:30-11:00

Special issues related to hematopoietic SCT in the Eastern Mediterranean region

Prof. Mahmoud Aljurf, KSA

11:00-11:30

Panel discussion: All

11:30-01:00

Friday Prayer & Lunch

Moderators: Dr. Honar, Dr. Anas

01:00-01:20

Current state of hematopoietic stem cell transplantation in Qatar

Prof. Javid Gaziev, Qatar

01:20-01:40

Hematopoietic stem cell transplantation in hematological malignancies in Kuwait

Prof. Salem Al Shammari, Kuwait

01:40-02:00

Hematopoietic stem cell transplantation in hematological malignancies in Oman

Prof. Murtadha Al-Khabori, Oman

02:00-02:20

Hematopoietic stem cell transplantation in hematological malignancies in Bahrain

Dr.Shruti Prem Sudha, Bahrain

02:20-02:40

Hematopoietic stem cell transplantation in hematological malignancies in UAE

Prof. Shahrukh Hashmi, UAE/USA

02:40-03:00

Panel discussion: All

03:00-03:15

Prayer & Coffee Break

Moderators: Dr. Ayman

03:15-03:35

Satellite symposium

TBC

03:35-03:55

Ethical issues in hematopoietic stem cell transplantation

Dr. Al-Hareth Al-Khater, Qatar

03:55-04:15

Optimization & quality control of cell processing for transplantation

Dr. Naziha Menasria, Qatar

04:15-04:35

CAR-T cell therapy in hematological malignancies

Prof. Shahrukh Hashmi, UAE/USA

04:35-04:55

Panel discussion: All

04:55-05:00

Day 1 Closing


Saturday, March 11, 2023 (AST) Day - 02

Time

Topic

Speaker

08:00-08:30

Registration

Moderators: Dr. Javid Gaziev, Dr. Halima El Omri

08:30-09:00

Haploidentical hematopoietic cell transplantation in hematological malignancies following TBF conditioning

Prof. Andrea Bacigalupo, Italy

09:00-09:30

Hematopoietic stem cell transplantation in acute myeloid leukemia

Prof. Panogiotis Kottaridis, UK

09:30-09:50

Alternative HCT donor selection: the current guidelines and beyond

Dr. Medhat Askar, Qatar/USA

09:50-10:10

COVID in stem cell transplant patients

Dr. Muna Maslamani, Qatar

10:10-10:30

Panel discussion: All

10:30-10:45

Coffee Break

Moderators: Dr. Kamal, Dr. Hesham

 

10:45-11:05

Health economics of hematopoietic stem cell transplantation

Dr. Anas Hamad, Qatar

11:05-11:20

Haploidentical stem cell transplantation in hematological malignancies

Dr. Afra Mustafa, Qatar

11:20-11:35

Allogeneic stem cell transplantation in lymphoid malignancies

Dr. Mohamed Bakr, Qatar

11:35-11:50

Allogeneic stem cell transplantation in myeloid malignancies

Dr. Amna Gamil, Qatar

11:50-11:05

TBI as a conditioning regimen for stem cell transplantation: A brief overview, experience in Qatar and future directions

Dr. Saju Divakar, Qatar

11:05-12:20

Allogeneic stem cell transplantation and novel prognostic markers in pediatric myeloid malignancies

Dr. Chiara Cugno, SIDRA, Qatar

12:20-12:40

Panel discussion: All

 

12:40-01:30

Prayer & Lunch

Moderators: Dr. Yassin, Dr. Firyal

01:30-01:50

Satellite symposium

TBC

01:50-02:05

Autologous stem cell transplantation for Multiple Myeloma

Dr. Hesham El Sabah, Qatar

02:05-02:20

Autologous stem cell transplantation for NHL

Dr. Ruba Taha, Qatar

02:20-02:35

Autologous stem cell transplantation for HL

Dr. Safa Al-Azewi, Qatar

02:35-02:50

Apheresis and blood product support for transplantation

Dr. Sara Adil, Qatar

02:50-03:05

Management of CMV infection in allogeneic transplant patients

Dr. Honar Cherif, Qatar

03:05-03:20

Management of fungal infection in transplant patients

Dr. Ali Omrani, Qatar

03:20-03:40

Panel discussion: All

 

03:40-03:50

Prayer & Coffee Break

Moderators: Dr. Shereen, Dr. Sara

03:50-04:05

Clinical pharmacist role in stem cell transplantation

Dr Amaal Gulied, Qatar

04:05-04:20

Transplant-associated microangiopathy

Dr. Deena Mudawi, Qatar

04:20-04:35

Graft-versus-host disease

Dr. Anu Korula, Qatar

04:35-04:50

Clinical nurse specialist role in BMT

Ms. Nahrida, Qatar

04:50-05:05

BMT nurse/BMT coordinators roles

TBC

05:05-05:20

Panel discussion: All

05:20-05:30

Conference Closing Ceremony