ASH News Daily 2013 - Day 2 - (Page A-1)

Read this issue online at Follow us on Twitter using #ASH13 SCHEDULE 9:30 - 11:00 a.m. Special Scientific Symposium: Redox in Hematology New Orleans Theater C, Convention Center 11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. How to Get Published in a Peer-Reviewed Journal Room 275-277, Convention Center 11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. Featured Topic: Hot Targets in Hemostasis and Thrombosis Room E3, Convention Center 11:15 - 12:30 p.m. ASH Practice Partnership Lunch (ticketed session) Versailles Ballroom, Hilton New Orleans Riverside 12:30 - 1:00 p.m. Announcement of Wallace H. Coulter Award Hall F, Convention Center 1:00 - 2:30 p.m. Special Symposium in Innovation and the Future of Hematology Hall F, Convention Center 2:30 - 4:30 p.m. Plenary Scientific Session Hall F, Convention Center 6:30 - 7:30 p.m. The HVO Volunteer Experience Room 207, Convention Center 6:30 - 7:30 p.m. Blood and Beyond: Searching the Scientific Literature Online Room 214, Convention Center Dr. Clara Camaschella presents the Thomas H. HamLouis R. Wasserman Lecture. T he battlefield and the inner city have provided an unfortunate testing arena for the use of resuscitative measures in the treatment of victims of trauma. Cur- rently, traumatic injury remains the leading cause of death in patients up to age 44, with hemorrhage being the leading cause of preventable death in this population. Therefore, of particular interest to hematologists is the proper use of blood products and crystalloid in the management of hemorrhage and coagulopathy in this difficult patient population. This morning from 7:30 to 9:00 Countdown to the Coulter Symposium By Jose A. Bufill, MD Michiana Hematology-Oncology, PC, Indiana Guest Author son. The Wright brothers. Philo Farnsworth. These men are inventors whose vision and determination we've relied on and whose inventions are so entwined in the fabric of everyday life that it's easy to take them for granted and hard to imagine how we survived without them. We could say the same for the inventions of Wallace H. Coulter, whose legacy ASH will honor this afternoon at 1:00 p.m. at the Special Symposium on Innovation and the Future of Hematology, which will take place in Hall F in the convention center. T Next time you check a CBC, remember Wallace Coulter. He made it happen. He was not a physician. His formal education ended after only three years of college, but his passion for biology and electronics did not. Mr. Coulter's approach to automate the »» COULTER Page A-4 Bullets, Bashes, Bludgeons, and Brawls BY MARC J. KAHN, MD, MBA he light bulb. The airplane. The television. Each of these are indispensable devices that people everywhere count on every day. Thomas Edi- trauma-associated and induced coagulopathy. The session will also review the evolving understanding of mechanisms and epidemiology of injury-related coagulation system failure. Dr. John R. Hess from the University of Washington, Department of Laboratory Medicine, will chair the session. a.m. in Room R02-R05 in the convention center, a session titled, Trauma-Induced Coagulopathy: A Clinical and Scientific Perspective, will be held to discuss recent advances regarding the clinical recognition and management of This first speaker will be Dr. John B. Holcomb, a surgeon at the University of Texas Medical School at Houston and member of the Texas Trauma Institute. Dr. Holcomb will provide a surgeon's perspective on the coagulopathy that accompanies »» TRAUMA Page A-2 Don't miss the Featured Topic: Hot Targets in Hemostasis and Thrombosis Session today at 11:15 a.m. in E3 (located inside Hall E) in the convention center. The Special Symposium on Quality co-chairs, Dr. Adam Cuker and Dr. Mary Cushman, discuss clinical practice guidelines with ASH News TV. Co-Chairs: Rodney M. Camire, PhD, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, and David A. Garcia, MD, University of Washington

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