Program Information


Hybrid Satellite Symposium at the 49th Annual Meeting of the EBMT


Registration and Lunch
12:00 – 12:30
Panel Discussions + Experienced Patient with CMV
12:30 – 14:00


Paris Congress Centre

Hall 141
Le Palais des Congres de Paris
2 Pl. de la Prte Maillot, 75017
Paris, France

Also Available to Virtual Attendees via Online Simulcast
You must be registered for the 49th Annual Meeting of the EBMT to attend this symposium


Roy F. Chemaly, MD, MPH, FACP, FIDSA, CMQ (Chair)

Roy F. Chemaly, MD, MPH, FACP, FIDSA, CMQ (Chair)
Professor, Medicine
Department of ID/IC/EH
Chief Infection Control Officer
Director, Clinical Virology Research Program
UT MD Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, United States
Rafael F. Duarte, MD, PhD, FRCP (Lon)

Rafael F. Duarte, MD, PhD, FRCP (Lon)
Head, Department of Hematology and Transplantation Programme
Hospital Universitario Puerta de Hierro Majadahonda
Profesor Asociado de Hematología
Universidad Autónoma de Madrid
Madrid, Spain
Prof. Sophie Alain, MD

Prof. Sophie Alain, MD
Professor, Virology
Limoges University Hospital
Research Leader, RESINFIT Inserm Team
Limoges University
Limoges, France


In this symposium, an expert panel will discuss cytomegalovirus (CMV) treatment guidelines and benefits and toxicities of traditional CMV therapies in hematopoietic cell transplant (HCT) patients. Panelists will address special challenges associated with refractory or drug-resistant CMV in HCT and present a new treatment option. An experienced patient with CMV will share impactful insights to help provide better care for HCT patients with CMV.


12:30 - 12:45
 

Roy Chemaly, MD, MPH, FACP, FIDSA, CMQ
12:45 - 13:05
 

Roy Chemaly, MD, MPH, FACP, FIDSA, CMQ
13:05 - 13:20
 

Rafael F. Duarte, MD, PhD, FRCP (Lon)
13:20 - 13:45
 

Prof. Sophie Alain, MD
13:45 - 14:00
 

All Faculty


Hematopoietic cell transplant (HCT) and hematology/oncology clinicians who manage CMV infection and disease in HCT patients.



Upon completion of this activity, participants should be better able to:

  • Select cytomegalovirus (CMV) treatment plans in hematopoietic cell transplantation (HCT) patients using evidence-based therapeutic approaches
  • Identify critical limitations to conventional CMV therapies that often result in suboptimal outcomes
  • Apply best practices for monitoring and treating HCT patients with resistant or refractory CMV


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This activity is supported by an educational grant from Takeda.



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