First Annual Boston University School of Medicine TMA Symposium
Thrombotic Microangiopathy/Atypical Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome (TMA/aHUS) Symposium

October 29, 2015
Boston University School of Medicine | Room L110 | 72 East Concord Street | Boston MA
Co-hosted by the Evans Center ARC on Thrombosis


Overview | Agenda Syllabus





There is no cost to attend this symposium. This program is NOT ELIGIBLE for CME credit.

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Agenda

8:00am
Welcome and Introduction
Jean M. Francis, MD

8:10am
Basics of Complement System
David J. Salant, MD

8:50am
Questions and Answers for Dr. Salant

9:00am
Approach to a Patient with Suspected Thrombotic Microangiopathy: How to Make a Diagnosis
Spero Cataland, MD

9:45am
Questions and Answers for Dr. Cataland

9:55am
Break

10:15am
Eculizumab for the treatment of aHUS: update from the clinical trials
Larry Greenbaum, MD, PhD

11:00am
Questions and Answers for Dr. Greenbaum

11:10am
Recurrent and de novo TMA after kidney transplantation

Daniel C. Brennan, MD, FACP

11:55am
Questions and Answers for Dr. Brennan

12:05pm
International aHUS Registry, Genetic Mutations in aHUS and Pathogenesis

Marina Noris, PhD

12:50pm
Questions and Answers for Dr. Norris

1:00pm
Adjourn