Agenda

Monday, February 21, 2022

6:45 –8:15 AM
Breakfast & Exhibits

7:00 – 7:50 AM
Early Morning Lecture*
Cutting Edge Science of Oxygen Transport and Delivery

Kevin Ward, MD
*requires separate registration

7:50 – 8:00 AM
Opening Remarks
Bruce Spiess, MD

8:00 – 9:00 AM
Keynote: The Importance of Blood Management on a World Stage
Dr. Axel Hofmann

9:00 – 9:30 AM
Historical Perspectives on Transfusion: Wars, Infectious Agents and the Pursuit of Safety
Aryeh Shander, MD

9:30 – 10:00 AM
Transfusion and PBM: As Quality Triple Aim Initiatives
Bruce Spiess, MD

10:00 – 10:30 AM
PBM in Military Medicine: Past, Present and Future
Ryan Parker, MD, PhD and Arvin Trippensee, MD

10:30 – 11:00 AM
Break & Exhibits

11:00 – 11:45 AM
Breakout Sessions
Convalescent Plasma
Marc Zumberg, MD
Immunosuppression of Blood Transfusion: Causes: biology, perioperative infection epidemiology, cancer recurrence, auto-immune phenomena, etc.
Neil Blumberg, MD and Paul Crispen, MD
Oxygen Therapeutics (Blood Substitutes): where are we, what went wrong, what is the future possibilities
Bruce Spiess, MD and Aryeh Shander, MD

11:45 – 1:30 PM
Lunch

11:45 – 1:30 PM
Exhibits

12:15 – 1:00 PM
Industry Supported Lecture
not eligible for CME/CE credit

1:30 – 3:00 PM
Breakout Sessions
Red Cell and Platelet Preservation Issues
Peter Pelletier, MD, Neil Blumberg, MD, and Robert Maitta, MD, PhD
Cost Containment: Cost of Blood Transfusion Today, PBM Costs v. Returns, Cost V. Quality
Aryeh Shander, MD, Marc Zumberg, MD, Chance Gray, MD, and Justin Deen, MD
TRALI-TACO: Science and Causes, Frequency Prevalence, Efforts to Decrease/Reduce Impact
Daryl Kor, MD, Amanda Frantz, MD, and Edward McGough, MD

3:00 – 3:30 PM
Break & Exhibits

3:30 – 4:30 PM
Unicorn Management: Considerations for AI Applications in Perioperative Transfusions
Patrick Tighe, MD, MS

4:30 – 5:00 PM
Exhibits

Tuesday, February 22, 2022

6:45 – 8:15 AM
Breakfast & Exhibits

7:00 – 7:50 AM
Early Morning Lecture*
Antibodies, Inflammation Blood and Anemia
Neil Blumberg, MD
*requires separate registration

8:00 – 8:30 AM
Three Pillars of PBM – An Overview
Dr. Axel Hofmann

8:30 – 9:00 AM
Bloodless Medicine – Different than PBM
Sherri Ozawa, RN

9:00 – 9:30 AM
Patient Blood Management During a Pandemic
Bruce Spiess, MD

9:30 – 10:00 AM
Coagulation Management – A PBM Pillar
Kevin Blaine, MD, MPH

10:00 – 10:30 AM
Break & Exhibits

10:30 – 11:45 AM
Breakout Sessions
Anemia: Causes, Chronic disease, Anemia treatment effectiveness as underlying pillar of PBM
Daryl Kor, MD, Sherri Ozawa, RN, and Josh Sappenfield, MD
Intraoperative Techniques for PBM
Jonathan Waters, MD, Kevin Blaine, MD, MPH, Abe DeAnda, Jr., MD, and Nik Gravenstein, MD
Blood Transfusion Cost v. PBM: National, Local Cost Containments, Financing and Recovery of ROI
Steve Frank, MD, Nick Algarra, MD, and Mary Jane Michael, RN, BSN, MS, CCRC

11:45 – 1:30 PM
Lunch

11:45 – 1:30 PM
Exhibits

12:15 – 1:00 PM
Industry Supported Lecture
not eligible for CME/CE credit

1:30 – 3:00 PM
Breakout Sessions
Construction and Conduct of a Successful Anemia Clinic
Sherri Ozawa, RN, Josh Sappenfield, MD, Aryeh Shander, MD, and Mary Jane Michael, RN, BSN, MS, CCRC
Post-Operative ICU Techniques for PBM
Edward McGough, MD, Brenda Fahy, MD, Joshua Carson, MD, and Amanda Frantz, MD
Bleeding Patients/Coagulation Monitoring treatment and Algorithms for PBM enhancement
Kevin Blaine, MD, MPH, Florian Falter, MD, Bruce Spiess, MD, Sherri Flax, MD, and Neil Harris, MD

3:00 – 3:30 PM
Break & Exhibits

3:30 – 4:30 PM
Panel Discussion: Fresh Whole Blood v. Transfusion/Component/MTP therapy – what works, can it be done on a large scale?
Peter Pelletier, MD and Joshua Carson, MD

Wednesday, February 23, 2022

6:45 – 8:15 AM
Breakfast & Exhibits

7:00 – 7:50 AM
Early Morning Lecture*
Red cell Preservation Oxidative Stress and Frontiers of Cell Preservation
Bruce Spiess, MD
*requires separate registration

8:00 – 9:00 AM
Transfusion and PBM in the Emerging World
Nathaniel Usoro, MD
International Lecturer via Zoom

9:00 – 9:30 AM
Blood and a Vital Homeland Security Need: Are we Prepared for 911 (Number 2) or Worse National Disaster – When Blood is not an Option
Kevin Blaine, MD, MPH

9:30 – 10:00 AM
PBM as a National Standard
Steven Frank, MD

10:00 – 10:30 AM
Transfusion Committees and Transfusion Safety Officers as methods for Change/part of a PBM Program
Peter Pelletier, MD, Marc Zumberg, MD, and Robert Maitta, MD, PhD

10:30 – 11:00 AM
Break & Exhibits

11:00 – 11:45 AM
Breakout Sessions
Transfusion Medicine Challenges: Rare Blood Types, Alloimmunization, Emerging Pathogens, Shrinking Donor Pool
Faisal Mukhtar, MD
The patient with recurrent Tx – Sickle cell, other anemias and iron overload problems
Marc Zumberg, MD
Pediatric Spine and Cranial Synostosis
Nick Algarra, MD

11:45 – 1:15 PM
Lunch on Your Own

11:45 – 1:15 PM
Exhibits

12:15 – 12:45 PM
Industry Supported Lecture
not eligible for CME/CE credit

1:15 – 1:45 PM
Should PBM be for Every Patient? Should JW/Bloodless Medicine Patients (a minority) be treated any different than all others?
William Allen, JD, MDiv, Dr. Axel Hofmann, Bruce Spiess, MD, and Sherri Ozawa, RN

1:45 – 2:00 PM
Closing Remarks
Bruce Spiess, MD

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