Latest developments on transfusion medicine and tissue and cell therapies
27 28 29 September 2019
COORDINATION: DR. JOAQUIM VIVES, PHD
Three Days of Powerful Talks
September 27 2019
15:30-16:00 WELCOME by Dr. Vives
16:00-17:00 "A new era in tissue engineering: organoids and 3D bioprinting" by Dr Núria Montserrat
17:00-18:00 Advances and challenges in Next Generation Sequencing and other high-troughput technologies in genetic diagnosis by Dr. Oriol Roger
8:00-8:30 WELCOME by Dr. Vives
8:30-9:30 BLOOD DONATION by Dr. Silvia Sauleda
"Update in hepatitis E and blood safety" by Dr. Maria Pirón.
“Update in pathogen reduction technologies” by Dr. Arturo Pereira
9:30-10:30 TRANSFUSION MEDICINE by Dr. Joan Ramón Grífols
"A proper use of blood components and the role of viscoelastic tests. The EoSepsis protocol in a third care level hospital" by Dr. Pilar Marcos.
"How RFDI can help transfusion safety?. The Rhesus System"
by Dr. Anna Millan.
11:00-12:00 IMMUNOHEMATOLOGY by Dr. Eduardo Muñiz.
"The use of iPS cell lines as a possible novel source of reagent red blood cells." by Dr. Núria Nogués.
"Interferences produced by anti-CD38 and other monoclonal antibodies in transfusion compatibility testing: searching for efficient solutions" by Dr. Eduardo Muñiz
12:00-12:30 WRAPPING SESSION by Dr. Vives
12:30-14:00 LUNCH TIME
14:00-16:00 CELLULAR THERAPIES
Dr. Paolo Rebulla
16:15-17:15 TISSUE BANK
by Dr. Ana Vilarrodona
"Tissue Bank, present and future" by Dr. Oscar Fariñas
"EuroGTP II - Good Practices for demonstrating safety and quality through recipient follow-up" by Dr. Jaime Tabera.
18:30 DINNER TIME
8:00-9:00 EMTACT: Best master thesis presentation by Dr. Joan Garcia
"Validation of the protocol to obtain corneal endothelial membrane for descemet membrane endothelial keratoplasty (DMEK) in a tissue bank: Technique, safety and efficacy analysis through clinical follow-up"
by Dr. Nausica Otero.
"Hematopoietic Stem Cell Collection: What We Have Learned and Where That Leads Us as ATMP’s Emerge" by Meara Pidduck
9:00-10:00 THE DONOR PERSPECTIVE by Aurora Masip.
"Update in Blood Donor Safety" by Dr. Jesús Fernández
"The donor" by Sra. Aurora Masip
10:30-11:30 Dialog with Dr. Choundury, president of AATM (Asian Association of Transfusion Medicine).
by Dr. Joan García
11:30-12:30 CONCLUSIONS AND REMARKS
by Dr. Vives.
12:30-14:00 LUNCH TIME
Transfusion Medicine and Advanced Cell Therapies Chair is aimed at promoting research and training programs on Transfusion medicine and tissue and cell therapies in order to improve professional development.
The Chair is an ens composed by Autonomous University of Barcelona (UAB), Blood and Tissue Bank of Barcelona (BST) and Fundació Salut i Envelliment (FSiE).