11th Swiss Summit on Hemato-Oncology
New Date:
Thursday, 27th August 2020

4 credits have been granted by the SGH-SSH-SSE, the SGMO-SSMO-SSOM
3 credits have been granted by the SGPO-SSPO

Main Chair and Special Guests

Dr Clemens Caspar


Prof. Dr David G. Maloney




Prof. Dr Michael Hallek


Scientific Program

12:15-13:00 Registration and Networking Apéro
13:00-13:05 Chair's Welcome
Dr Clemens Caspar

Main Session 1: MM
A Novel Era of Promising Treatments for Patients with Multiple Myeloma
13:05-13:15 Case Presentation
Speaker: Dr Carmen de Ramon Ortiz, Geneva
13:15-13:50 Keynote Lecture
Speaker: Prof. Dr Christoph Renner, Onkozentrum Hirslanden
13:50-13:55 Discussion

Hot Topic 1: WM
What's New in Waldenström Macroglobulinemia
13:55-14:00 Case Presentation
Speaker: Dr Veronika Ballova, Baden
14:00-14:20 Presentation Hot Topic
Speaker: PD Dr Dominik Heim, Basel
14:20-14:25 Discussion

Main Session 2: CLL
New First-Line Options and Emerging Novel Therapies in Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
14:25-14:35 Case Presentation
Speaker: Prof. Thorsten Zenz, Zurich
14:35-15:10 Keynote Lecture
Speaker: Prof. Dr Michael Hallek, Clinic I for Internal Medicine, University Hospital Cologne, Germany
15:10-15:15 Discussion

15:15-15:35 Networking Coffee Break

Hot Topic 2
15:35-15:55 Liquid Biopsy and Minimal Residual Disease - Latest Advances
Speaker: Prof. Dr Davide Rossi, Bellinzona
15:55-16:00 Discussion

Main Session 3: CAR T Cells
The Journey to CAR T Cell Therapy: Practical Considerations and Experiences
16:00-16:10 Case Presentation
Speaker: Prof. Dr Thomas Pabst, Bern
16:10-16:55 Keynote Lecture
Speaker: Prof. Dr David G. Maloney, Fred Hutch, University of Washington, Seattle, US
16:55-17:00 Discussion

17:00-17:05 Chair's Closing Remarks
Dr Clemens Caspar

17:05 Apéro(in Main Center)