UBC Center for Blood Research - Earle W. Davie Symposium November 19th, 2015 - Afternoon Session

7:30 - 8:30 Registration and Breakfast 8:30 - 8:45 Opening Remarks 8:45 – 9:30 Ken Kaushansky, MD, Dean of Medicine, Stony Brook, NY "Thrombopoiesis" 9:30 – 10:00 Gayatri Sreenivasan, MD, VGH, UBC "Update on TTP Management" 10:00 – 10:15 Mina Rajan, Calgary, TTP Foundation "My life with TTP" 10:15 – 10:45 Coffee break and posters 10:45 – 11:15 Joel Moake, MD, Baylor School of Medicine, "Mechanisms underlying TMAs" 11:15 - 11:45 Junmei Chen, PhD, Bloodworks Northwest, "Pathophysiology of VWD" 11:45 - 12:00 Linda Sun, MD, St Paul's Hospital, UBC "VWD in the Clinic" 12:00 - 12:30 "Shot-gun"talks" 12:30 - 1:30 Buffet lunch and posters 1:30 - 2:15 Bjorn Dahlback, MD, PhD, Lund University, "Microparticles in Coagulation" 2:15 - 2:45 Susan Smyth, MD, PhD, University of Texas, "Thrombosis, Inflammation & Cardiovascular Disease" 2:45 – 3:05 Selected Presentations by Students, CBR/UBC 3:05 – 3:30 Coffee and posters 3:30 – 4:00 Doug Cines, MD, University of Pennsylvania "Pathogenesis of HIT" 4:00 – 4:30 Craig Jenne, PhD, University of Calgary "Infection induced platelet activation and coagulation 4:30 – 4:45 Closing remarks and Awards 4:45 – 6:00 Light food and drinks