2019 TCT | Transplantation & Cellular Therapy Meetings of ASBMT and CIBMTR

Houston, TX US
February 20, 2019 to February 24, 2019

Welcome to the 2019 TCT | Transplantation & Cellular Therapy Meetings of ASBMT and CIBMTR (formerly Tandem Meetings)

The TCT Meetings are the combined annual meetings of the Center for International Blood & Marrow Transplant Research (CIBMTR) and the American Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation (ASBMT). Investigators, clinicians, laboratory technicians, clinical research professionals, nurses, pharmacists, administrators, and allied health professional attendees benefit from the full scientific program that addresses the most timely issues in hematopoietic cell transplantation.

On behalf of the Organizing Committee, we look forward to seeing you at the 2019 TCT Meetings in Houston, Texas. 

Our five days of plenary sessions, concurrent scientific and oral abstract sessions, Meet-the-Professor lunches and symposia will present recent progress in basic science, translational research and clinical studies in all areas of blood and marrow transplantation and cellular therapy. This year we expect more than 3,200 attendees. 

In keeping with a growing tradition, parallel conferences of specialized sessions will be attended by more than 1,400 transplant nurses, clinical research professionals, BMT pharmacists, BMT center administrators, and advanced practice professionals. We continue to host a Pediatric BMT Program that highlights the specific issues of cellular therapy in children and adolescents.

Target Audience

Health professionals with a clinical interest in blood and marrow transplantation and related investigations, advanced practice professionals, laboratory technicians, clinical research professionals, pharmacists, nurses, data managers, BMT center administrators, and other allied health professionals.

Learning Objectives

  • Report on the state of the art in cellular therapy and blood and marrow transplantation.
  • Analyze new methods and controversial issues in clinical management strategies for reducing toxicity and improving transplant and cellular therapy outcomes.
  • Assess new basic science information in areas of immunogenetics, molecular biology, stem cell biology and immunology as it relates to hematopoietic stem cell transplantation.
  • Review accomplishments of ASBMT, including progress on organizational, societal, and regulatory issues in blood and marrow transplantation and novel cellular therapies.
  • Review CIBMTR research accomplishments and set the organization’s scientific agenda for next year.
  • Report on contemporary principles in BMT nursing, pharmacy, data management, clinical research analysis, pediatric transplantation and transplant center administration.
Additional information

CME Coordinator Contact Information

Name: 
Maira Brey
Phone Number: 
+1 (414) 805-0662
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 49.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
    AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 34.75 Hours of Participation
    Hours of Participation credit.
Course opens: 
12/01/2018
Course expires: 
05/31/2019
Event starts: 
02/20/2019 - 8:00am
Event ends: 
02/24/2019 - 5:00am
Cost:
$0.00
George R Brown Convention Center
1001 Avenida de las Americas
Houston, TX 77010
United States

Information provided on-site at meeting.

 

ACCME Accreditation Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

AMA Credit Designation Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this live activity for a maximum of 49.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Hours of Participation for Allied Health Care Professionals:
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this activity for up to 34.75 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals.

ABIM MOC Part II:

Public Information About Activities Registered for ABIM MOC Recognition:

“ACCME publishes information about accredited CME activities that have been registered for ABIM MOC via its CME Finder. CME Finder is a publicly available, online search tool that provides a one-stop resource for physician learners seeking to earn MOC points by participating in accredited CME.”

Participation shared with ABIM through PARS:

Individual participants’ information will be shared with ABIM through the ACCME Program and Activity Reporting System (PARS). 

“Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 9  Medical Knowledge MOC points  in the American Board of Internal Medicine's (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider's responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit."

Available Credit

  • 49.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
    AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 34.75 Hours of Participation
    Hours of Participation credit.

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
12/01/2018
Course expires: 
05/31/2019

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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