CHT @ ASH 2023

December 8, 2023 • 12:00 PM–8:00 PM
Hard Rock Hotel, 207 Fifth Ave • San Diego, CA

Conference Objectives

  • Provide objective, current, and high-quality information on the latest develop­ments in the management of hematologic disease via faculty‑led discussion
  • Create collegial learning opportunities to enable clinicians to share real‑world experience and to directly apply new insights to their practice
  • Foster discussions that allow for the sharing of knowledge and experience among delegates and industry representatives
  • Respond to emerging professional needs for specific and in-depth information on the latest therapies for hematologic disease in the Canadian market

Scientific Steering Committee

Diego Villa, MD, MPH, FRCPC

Eric Tseng, MD, MScCH, FRCPC

Conference Agenda




12:00 PM

Buffet Lunch & Networking (60 min)

1:00 PM

Welcome & Opening Remarks

Dr. Diego Villa & Dr. Eric Tseng

1:10 PM

Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia

Dr. Alina Gerrie

1:50 PM

Plasma Cell Dyscrasias

Dr. Alissa Visram

2:30 PM


Dr. Amaris Balitsky

3:10 PM


Dr. Julie Bergeron

3:50 PM

Health Break & Networking (20 mins)

4:10 PM


Dr. Sudeep Shivakumar

4:50 PM

Benign Hematological Disorders

Dr. Siraj Mithoowani

5:30 PM

Trends in the Canadian Hematology Workforce

Dr. Kevin Imrie

6:10 PM

Closing Remarks

Dr. Diego Villa & Dr. Eric Tseng

6:20 PM

Networking Reception (until 8:00 PM)

Our Sponsors


Canadian Hematology Today provides a forum for the clinical community to share real-world experience and the latest best practices in the treatment and management of hematologic disease.

The journal is published thrice yearly in English and French and is circulated to over 1,100 hematology clinicians and researchers across Canada. It features peer-reviewed articles that present robust clinical perspectives and practical insights into disease management.