Grand Rounds 2017.02.24

Speaker: Dr. Harold L. Atkins, Physician, Ottawa Hospital Blood and Marrow Transplant Programme, Scientist, Center for Innovative Cancer Therapeutics, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Associate Professor, Medicine, University of Ottawa

Regenerative Medicine for the Immune System: Lessons learn using Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation for Multiple Sclerosis

Educational Objectives-

1. Explaining that damaged immune systems can be repaired by HSCT.

2. Understand the difference between immune suppression and immune repair as applies to the treatment of MS.

3. Understand the impact of patient and treatment characteristics on the outcome of HSCT for the treatment of MS.

THE OTTAWA HOSPITAL- General Auditorium

Tuesday, February 24, 2015

  • 8:00 to 9:00 a.m.

(Video-linked to the Civic Amphitheatre, Riverside Amphitheatre, Elisabeth Bruyère Hospital 320Y)

Note:  This Grand Rounds presentation will available as live and archived webcast.

The Ottawa Hospital Medical Grand Rounds is an accredited group learning activity as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada Ottawa. Phone no. for OTN participants during question period is 613-798-5555 x78952.

Breakfast will be provided.

THANK YOU- Dept. of Medicine Education Fund