ITP Conference 2020 - Program


Friday, July 31

3:00 — 5:00 PM:  Registration

5:00 — 6:00 PM:  20 Years of ITP: update on pathophysiology and new clinical trials

6:00 — 7:00 PM:  Patient Mixer

7:00 — 8:30 PM:  Inquire & Inspire: patients ask the experts & share personal journeys (small group sessions, Adults, Pediatric, Canadian)

8:30 — 9:30 PM:  Ice Cream Social


Saturday, August 1

8:00 — 9:00 AM:
• Registration
• Continental Breakfast
• Exhibits open

9:00 — 10:30 AM:  Navigating ITP Treatment in 2020: Guidelines in practice, shared decision making, personalized care

10:30 — 10:45 AM:  Break

10:45 — 11:45 AM:  Inquire & Inspire: patients ask the experts & share personal journeys (small group sessions)

11:45 — 12:00 PM:  Break

12:00 AM — 1:00 PM:  Living with ITP: fatigue, splenectomy, vaccinations, blood clots & more

1:00 — 1:45 PM:  Lunch Break with PDSA Medical Advisors

1:45 — 2:45 PM:  When It’s More Than Just ITP: getting the proper diagnosis, genetics & secondary ITP

2:45 — 3:45 PM:
• Inquire & Inspire: patients ask the experts & share personal journeys (small group sessions)
• Women & Girls: the unique challenges of living with a bleeding disorder

3:45 — 4:00 PM:  Break   

4:00 — 4:45 PM:  PDSA Patient-Centered Research

4:45 — 6:00 PM:  Break

6:00 — 7:00 PM:  Dinner Program

7:15 — 9:00 PM:  Saturday Family Fun Event


Sunday, August 2

9:00 — 10:30 AM:
• Continental Breakfast
• Support Group Facilitators’ Breakfast (pre-registration requested)

10:30 — 11:30 AM:  Keynote Address:

11:30 — 11:45 AM:  Break

11:45 — 12:45 AM:  Communication with Your Doctor, Reliable Sources of Information

12:45 AM — 1:00 PM:  Closing Remarks


*A separate track for teens and young adults will run Friday & Saturday

**Agenda and speakers subject to change

 

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