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Joint HKSOM-Mayo Clinic ASM 2016

Dear Members,

Riding on the success of the Joint HKSOM-Mayo Clinic Annual Scientific Meeting in 2014, we are most delighted to welcome you to join the 2nd joint meeting on 8th October 2016. In this meeting, we are delighted to have internationally renowned speakers from Mayo Clinic including Drs Morie Gertz, Nelson Leung, Angela Dispenzieri, Steve Russell and Francis Buadi.

Please mark your diary for this highly anticipated meeting. Our new website is on the way and we’ll let you know once it’s ready for registration.

There is also a round-table case discussion on 7th October 2016 (Friday) evening (7pm) in addition to the ASM on Saturday.

With kindest regards,

Prof. James Chim (Chairman)


Venue: Cordis Hotel, 555 Shanghai Street, Mong Kok, Kowloon, Hong Kong

Date: 8 October 2016

Time: 2-7pm


14:00 - 14:05

Session I Keynote Lectures

Opening Remark

by Prof. James Chim

14:05 - 14:45

The use of monoclonal antibody in the therapy of amyloidosis

by Dr. Morie Gertz

14:45 - 15:25

Update on response criteria of AL amyloidosis

by Dr. Francis Buadi

15:25 - 16:05

Immunotherapy in Myeloma

by Prof. James Chim

16:05 - 16:35

Coffee Break

16:35 - 17:15

Session II Keynote Lectures

Novel techniques for amyloid detection

by Dr. Nelson Leung

17:15 - 17:55

Should MRD negative be the goal for every patient?

by Dr. Angela Dispenzieri

17:55 - 18:35

The role of virotherapy in multiple myeloma

by Dr. Shruthi Naik

End of ASM



Prof. James Chim
Dr. Morie Gertz
Dr. Francis Buadi
Dr. Nelson Leung
Dr. Angela Dispenzieri
Dr. Steve Russell