EMMA Vienna Virtual – Preliminary Program

Friday, January 22, 2021


 
09:00–09:05    OPENING
Heinz Ludwig and Jesús San-Miguel
 
 
MYELOMA BIOLOGY AND RISK STRATIFICATION
 
09:05–09:30    Molecular pathway from MGUS to MM
Nikhil Munshi
 
09:30–09:55    Role of epigenetic modulation and bone marrow microenvironment in initiation and progression of myeloma
Charlotte Pawlyn
 
09:55–10:20    Risk stratification of multiple myeloma
Hervé Avet-Loiseau
 
10:20–10:40    Panel discussion
Discussants: Nikhil Munshi, Charlotte Pawlyn, Hervé Avet-Loiseau, Heinz Ludwig
 
 
10:40–11:05    Break
 
 
MANAGEMENT OF PATIENTS WITH SPECIAL CONDITIONS

11:05–11:30    Bone disease
Evangelos Terpos
 
11:30–11:55    Renal failure
Heinz Ludwig
 
11:55–12:20    High-risk disease including PCL and extramedullary disease
Francesca Gay
 
12:20–12:40    Panel discussion
Discussants: Evangelos Terpos, Heinz Ludwig, Francesca Gay, Jesús F. San-Miguel

 

12:35–14:20    Break

 

SMOLDERING MYELOMA

14:20–14:35    Why I treat all patients with high-risk SMM
Marivi Mateos
 
14:35–14:50    Why I don’t treat all patients with high-risk SMM
Xavier Leleu
 
14:50–15:15    Panel discussion
Marivi Mateos, Xavier Leleu, Jesus F. San-Miguel, Heinz Ludwig
 
 
15:00–15:30    Break
 
 
PROGRESS IN MYELOMA THERAPY

15:30–15:55    Progress in first-line therapy of TE patients
Philippe Moreau
 
15:55–16:20    Progress in first-line treatment of TNE patients
Thierry Facon
 
16:20–16:45    The expanded choices for maintenance therapy
Michele Cavo
 
16:45–17:00    Panel discussion
Discussants: Philippe Moreau, Thierry Facon, Michele Cavo, Heinz Ludwig
 
 
KEYNOTE LECTURE

17:00–17:30    The roadmap to cure
Jesús F. San-Miguel
 
 
 
 

Saturday, January 23, 2021


 

PROGRESS IN MYELOMA THERAPY

09:00–09:25    Treatment of patients in first relapse
Kwee Yong
 
09:25–09:50    Treatment of patients after two or more treatment lines
Pieter Sonneveld
 
09:50–10:15    BiTEs and cellular immunotherapy in MM
Hermann Einsele
 
10:15–10:40    Novel therapies
Enrique Ocio
 

10:40–10:55    Panel discussion

Discussants: Kwee Yong, Pieter Sonneveld, Hermann Einsele, Enrique Ocio, Heinz Ludwig, Jesus F San Miguel
 
 

10:55–11:15    Break

 

 
COVID AND PROGRESS IN AMYLOIDOSIS
 
11:15–11:40    Management of patient during the SARS-CoV-2 Pandemy- the Italian perspective
Mario Boccadoro
 
11:40–12:05    Progress in Amyloidosis
Giampaolo Merlini
 
12:05–12:20    Panel discussion
Discussants: Mario Boccadoro, Giampaolo Merlini, Heinz Ludwig, Jesús F. San-Miguel
 
12:20              Closure of the meeting
 
 
 
Program and themes are subject to change!