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Meet-The-Experts

We will be conducting the Meet-The-Experts lunch sessions at the Forum. These will be held during the lunch time sessions of Saturday 2 March and Sunday 3 March. The lunch time sessions are chaired by a selection of our World Speakers and are for small groups to have a round table informal discussion or Q&A session.

Registration and payment for Meet-The-Experts is through the registration portal. The lunch sessions are priced at S$10 per session. Registration is on a first-come-first-served basis as seats are limited. You will receive an e-mail acknowledgement of your MTE registration if successful.

In the event you need to cancel your seat to Meet-The-Experts, please notify secretariat.sjvf@viva.sg as soon as possible. Any additional tickets will be available at the morning tea break and will also be on a first-come-first-served basis.

Program Schedule

Saturday 2 March 2019 (1200pm to 1330pm): 

Lunch Session I: 
Brain Tumours – Challenging Cases for Discussion*

By Amar Gajjar
St Jude Children's Research Hospital

Nicholas Gottardo 
Perth Children's Hospital

Lunch Session II:
Early Detection and Management of HLH

By David Teachey
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

Lunch Session III:
Practical Management of Induction Therapy for ALL

By Stephen P. Hunger
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

*Note: All delegates attending this session are requested to submit a case for discussion.

Sunday 3 March 2019 (1200pm to 1330pm): 

Lunch Session I:
Clinical Challenges in Paediatric HSCT
 

By Rupert Hangretinger
Children’s University Hospital

Lunch Session II:
Supportive Care Management in Nursing

By Catherine G. Lam
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

Lauri Linder
The University of Utah

 Lunch Session III:
Practical Management of ALL

By Hiroto Inaba
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

Lunch Session IV:
Palliative Care

By Justin N. Baker
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

Poh Heng Chong
HCA Hospice Care

 

Meet the Experts - Frequently Asked Questions

1) Can I register for more than one session?
Answer: Yes you can register for more than one session but only one session each day.

2) How do I know my seat is confirmed?
Answer: The registration team will confirm your seat.

3) What do I do if I register and pay and then can no longer attend?
Answer: You will need to try to sell or give your ticket to another delegate.

4) What do I do if I have a special requirement for lunch?
Answer: This will be captured as part of your registration and we will notify the hotel accordingly. If you have concerns, please email secretariat.sjvf@viva.sg.

5) What happens if I am late to my session?
Answer: If you are not in your seat 15 minutes into the session, your seat will be released to someone else.

6) What do I do if the session I want to attend is full already?
Answer: Please approach the allocated room on the way to see if there are any spare seats, you will need to pay $10 cash onsite.

7) What do I do if I'm attending a session that requires a case submission for discussion?
Answer: You will be notified of this once your registration is confirmed. You will be sent a template and the due date for submission will be 15 February 2019.