SOCIETY FOR HEMATOPATHOLOGY


Annual Meeting

Held in Conjunction with the IAP Annual Meeting

Sunday, March 2, 1997
Orlando, Florida

PROPOSED WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION CLASSIFICATION OF NEOPLASTIC DISEASES OF HEMATOPOIETIC AND LYMPHOID TISSUES

1:30-1:50 Introduction

Elaine S. Jaffe
National Cancer Institute
Bethesda, Maryland


Session 1

Moderators

Costan W. Berard
St. Jude Children's Research
Memphis, Tennessee

Jacques Diebold
Hospital Hotel Dieu de Paris
Paris, France

1:50-2:25 p.m. B Cell Neoplasms

Nancy L. Harris .
Massachusetts General Hospital
Boston, Massachusetts

2:25-3:00 p.m. T and NK Cell Neoplasms

John K. C. Chan
Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Kowloon, Hong Kong

3:00-3:30 p.m. Recess


Session II

Moderators

Elaine S. Jaffe
National Cancer Institute
Bethesda, Maryland

Karl Lennert
University of Kiel
Kiel, Germany

3:30-4:05 p.m. Hodgkin's Disease

Harald Stein
Freie Universitat Berlin
Berlin, Germany

4:05-4:40 p.m. Acute Leukemias and Mveloid Disorders

James W. Vardiman
University of Chicago Medical Center
Chicago, Illinois

4:40-5:00 p.m. Questions and Discussion

All speakers and moderators

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