Preliminary Meeting Agenda


The following is the tentative agenda for the 34th Annual Meeting of the Histiocyte Society. Check back for updates as they are available. You can also view this year's Guest Speakers and the Important Dates and Deadlines to be aware of for this year's meeting.

Pre-Meeting activities and Sessions

Attendance at pre-meetings is open to members of the Histiocyte Society that have registered in advance. 

Sunday, October 1, 2017
0800 - 1330     Executive Board Meeting*
1030 - 1130     Coffee Break
1400 - 1600     HLH Steering Committee Meeting*
1600 - 1630     Coffee Break
1600 - 1700     Rare Histiocytic Disorders Steering Committee Meeting*
1700 - 1800     LCH Steering Committee Meeting*

Monday, October 2, 2017 (Pre-Meetings and Educational Sessions) - Advanced Registration Required
0800 - 1700     Meeting Registration and Check-In
0800 - 0900     LCH-IV Study Management Group Session (Closed)*
0900 - 1130     LCH Disease Discussion Session*
0900 - 1130     HLH Educational Session+
1000 - 1030    Coffee Break
1130 - 1230     LCH Adult Disease Discussion Session+
1200 - 1430     LCH Educational Session+
1230 - 1330     Lunch
1230 - 1330     Histiocytosis Association MSAC Committee Meeting*
1330 - 1430     Rare Histiocytic Disorders Committee Session*
1330 - 1430     Histiocytosis Collaborative Summit*
1430 - 1600     Follow-up HLH Steering Committee Meeting*
1500 - 1730     Rare Histiocytoses Educational Session+
1600 - 1800     HLH Disease Discussion Session*
1600 - 1630     Coffee Break
1730 - 1830     AME Meeting*
1830 - 2030     Welcome Reception

 

General Meeting Sessions

Tuesday, October 3, 2017
0800 - 1700     Meeting Registration and Check-In
0800 - 1700     Poster Presentation Setup
0800 - 0900     Education Committee Meeting*
                         Scientific Committee Meeting*
0900 - 0915     Opening Ceremonies: Milen Minkov, Histiocyte Society President
0915 - 1000     Guest Speaker Presentation: Florent Ginhoux, Singapore Immunology Network
1000 - 1030     Coffee Break 
1030 - 1230     Symposium: EBV Associated HLH - Stuart Tangye, Garvin Institute of Medical Research; Yongmin Tang, Children's Hospital of Zhejiang
                         University; David Teachey, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
1230 - 1330     Lunch 
1230 - 1330     Meet the Expert HLH Session+
                         Meet the Expert Rare Session+
1330 - 1500     Scientific Session I: Oral Presentations
1500 - 1530     Coffee Break 
1530 - 1700     Scientific Session II: Presidential Symposium
1700 - 1900     Poster Presentation Session

Wednesday, October 4, 2017
0800 - 1300     Meeting Registration and Check In
0830 – 0900    Presentation of Late Breaking Abstracts

0900 - 0945     Jon Pritchard Lecture on the Nikolas Symposium
0945 - 1015     Coffee Break
1015 - 1200     Symposium: Pursuing A Rational Cure For LCH - Tom Gross, National Institutes of Health; Ben Durham, Memorial Sloan Kettering Hospital;
                        Evan Newell, Singapore Immunology Network
1200 - 1300     Lunch
1200 - 1300     Meet the Expert LCH Session+
1300 - 1430     Scientific Session III: Oral Presentations
1430 - 1500     Coffee Break
1500 - 1630     General Assembly Business Meeting*
1630 - 1715     Executive Board Meeting*
                        Education Committee Meeting*
                        Scientific Committee Meeting*
1815 - 1840     Group Transportation to Histiocyte Society Annual Banquet
1900 - 2400     Histiocyte Society Banquet at Gardens By the Bay+
                        Closing Ceremonies: Awarding of Scientific Prizes



*Indicates closed session
+Indicates that advance registration was required

Agenda is subject to change without notice. 

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