Complement Wheel: Optimizing Care for Patients With aHUS, HSCT-TMA, and PNH

Friday, December 8, 2023

3:30 pm – 5:00 pm  PT

Marriott Marquis San Diego Marina | 333 W Harbor Drive | Grand Ballroom 2-4 | San Diego, California



In this live, interactive program, expert faculty will present and discuss the most recent data and clinical advances as well as provide expert perspectives on optimal clinical decision-making for three rare, complex hematologic disorders marked by dysfunction of the complement cascade: atypical hemolytic uremic syndrome (aHUS), paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria (PNH), and hematopoietic stem cell transplantation-associated thrombotic microangiopathy (HSCT-TMA). Clinical case vignettes will be highlighted throughout the event with an emphasis on the patient voice and making choices for improving quality of life.




This activity is intended for hematologists/oncologists, emergency medicine physicians, primary care physicians (PCPs), nephrologists, pediatricians, and other members of the care team.


The goal of this activity is for learners to be better able to recognize the role of complement in the comprehensive care of patients with atypical hemolytic uremic syndrome (aHUS), hematopoietic stem cell transplantation–associated thrombotic microangiopathy (HSCT-TMA), and paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria (PNH).


Upon completion of this activity, participants will: Have increased knowledge regarding the[LIST][ITEM]Rationale for using complement-based therapies in the treatment of specific hematologic disorders[ITEM]Clinical evidence evaluating complement-based treatments for specific hematologic disorders[/LIST]Have greater competence related to[LIST][ITEM]Accurately diagnosing patients with specific hematologic disorders[ITEM]Leveraging the patient voice in the development of care plans for specific hematologic disorders[/LIST]Demonstrate greater confidence in their ability to[LIST][ITEM]Comprehensively care for patients with specific hematologic disorders as part of the interdisciplinary team[/LIST]


In support of improving patient care, Medscape, LLC is jointly accredited with commendation by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team. [JALOGO] [MEDSCAPE]

[bold]For Physicians[/bold] Medscape, LLC designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.5 [italic][bold]AMA PRA Category 1 Credits[/bold][/italic]™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Marriott Marquis San Diego Marina
Grand Ballroom 2-4

333 W Harbor Drive
San Diego, California, 92101
United States