CARE Fall Update in Hematology 2016

The CARE Faculty is excited to announce a number of new developments that have taken place so far this year. 

What follows is an update on the programs the CARE Hematology faculty has developed in the last quarter of 2016, as well as upcoming CARE events.

Latest CARE Initiatives in Hematology

Canadian Hematology Conference 2016 (CHC 2016)

The 6th annual CHC Conference (September 23-24th), was chaired by Drs. John Kuruvilla and Peter Anglin. CHC 2016 saw record attendance with over 170 attendees and speakers over the two days, making this the largest multidisciplinary hematology meeting in Canada!

Presentations discussed latest news, management considerations, and treatment options in the field, and the impact within the context of Canadian healthcare. Plenary content has been summarized and are available in the CHC 2016 Conference Report and the CHC 2016 Symposia Report.

For more information about the CHC program, as well as meeting highlights, please click here.

CARE Perspectives on CHC 2016 Conference Report Coming Soon!

The CHC-WEST meeting was a great success!

The CME Accredited CHC-West event was run on October 22nd in Calgary, Alberta. This inaugural meeting was a success, with upwards of 76 attendees.  Click here to hear perspectives from the CHC West chair, Dr. Carolyn Owen. Click here for meeting highlights.


Watch Video Content from the CHC Meetings Below!

Upcoming CARE Events in Hematology 

CARE Congress on SEBs/Biosimilars

CARE is hosting the CARE Congress at the Toronto Marriot Eaton Centre Hotel on January 13th, 2017. This congress will be led by a panel of multiple CARE faculty in the field of gastroenterology, oncology, hematology and rheumatology. The CARE faculty will facilitate a speaker line up that will include clinicians, nurses, hospital pharmacists, health Canada, ethicists, medical legal, patient advocacy groups and payers to share their understanding and position regarding the integration of Biosimilars in the Canadian healthcare system.

The congress will be open to a diverse audience of multiple specialties including but not limited to hematology, oncology, gastroenterology, rheumatology, respirology, and dermatology. This audience will be comprised of physicians, patient’s groups, pharmacists, nurses, payers, members of government and sponsoring industry. 



 CARE at ASH 2016
The CARE Faculty is pleased to host the 11th annual CARE at ASH meeting, in San Diego on December 2nd. Content will cover key news and developments including (but not limited to): Multiple Myeloma, Leukemia, Lymphoma, Myeloproliferative Neoplasms, Benign Disorders. We hope to see you there! 

Stay Tuned for More CARE Initiatives in Hematology      

  • CHC-QC (January 27th, 2017) 
  • CHC-MTL (April 7th, 2017) 
  • CHC-ATL (Date TBD)


For more information on the CARE Hematology Faculty please click here.