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Published on February 15, 2017

12th Annual Hematology/Hematopathology Symposium


Save The Date

Save the Date

May 6, 2017
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Marriott Syracuse
Downtown 100 E.
Onondaga Street
Syracuse, NY

Symposium Coordinators
Ronald Harris, DO
Jagmohan Sidhu. MD
Cheryl Connelly
Tracie Bird

For more information contact Tracie Bird at:
(607) 763-6285 or tracie_bird@uhs.org
More details below.

UHS in conjunction with Broome Oncology presents:

Molecular Diagnostics and Prognostics in Hematologic Malignancies

Keynote Speaker:

Ahmet Dogan, MD, PhD
Chief of Hematopathology
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY

Guest Faculty From:
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY
SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, NY
University of Rochester, Rochester NY
Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY
Albany Medical Center, Albany, NY
Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, GA
Westchester Medical Center/New York Medical College, Valhalla, NY

Registration Forms

      Who Should Attend?

      The faculty will speak to the educational needs of the hematologists, oncologists, pathologists, hematopathologists, pathology and internal medicine residents and fellows, medical students, students in biology-related studies, hematology and flow cytometry technologists, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, and nurses.

      Overall Conference Objectives

      Coming Soon

      Brochure/Agenda

      Coming Soon

      Accommodations

      Marriot Syracuse Downtown, 100 E. Onondaga Street, Syracuse, NY 13202:

      A block of rooms have been reserved at the Marriott Syracuse Downtown, at a special conference rate of $139.00 for a standard king room or standard queen double room. This rate is only good until April 6, 2017 a room can be reserved by calling Marriott Syracuse Downtown at (800) 228-9290. Be sure to reference the “12th Annual H/H Symposium Group” to get the discounted rate.

      Complimentary Shuttle Service
      Hotel offers complimentary shuttle service to Hancock International Airport and the William F. Walsh Regional Transportation Center (Amtrak train service, Greyhound bus service). Space is based on availability. Please call ahead with your arrival and departure times.

      Directions/Parking

      Parking for the Marriott Syracuse Downtown

      Harrison Place Parking Garage
      (Physical Address: 100 Harrison Place, Syracuse, NY 13202)

      Hotel Rates:
      - $12 for valet event parking
      - $18 for overnight valet parking
      - $5 for event self-parking (must be negotiated through sales office with sticker for validation)
      - $15 for overnight self-parking

      General Public Garage Rates:
      - $3 for 1-2 hours
      - $5 for 2-3 hours
      - $7 for 3-24 hours
      - $15 for overnight (over 24 hours)

      Directions to Self Parking Garage:

      (Map of Marriott Syracuse Downtown Parking)

      FROM THE NORTH:
      Take I-81 S via EXIT 9S toward Syracuse. Take the Salina St/Clinton St exit, EXIT 19. Keep left to take the Salina St ramp. Merge onto N Salina St. Turn left onto E Adams St. Turn left onto Harrison Place Turn left into the Harrison Place Parking Garage.

      FROM THE SOUTH:
      Use I-81 N toward Syracuse. Take the Adams St exit, EXIT 18, toward Harrison St. Stay straight to go onto Almond St. Turn left onto Harrison St. Turn left onto Harrison Place Turn right into the Harrison Place Parking Garage

      FROM THE EAST:
      Take I-90 W/New York Thruway W toward Buffalo Take EXIT 34A to merge onto I-481 S toward Syracuse/Fairgrounds/Binghamton. Merge onto I-690 W via EXIT 4 toward Syracuse/Fairgrounds. Take the Townsend St exit, EXIT 13, toward Downtown. Turn left onto N Townsend St. Take the 1st right onto Erie Blvd E/NY-5. Turn left onto S State St/US-11 S. Turn right onto Harrison St. Turn left onto Harrison Place Take a right into the Harrison Place Parking Garage

      FROM THE WEST:
      Take I-90 E/New York Thruway E toward Albany Take EXIT 39 to merge onto I-690 E toward Syracuse/Fairgrounds. Take the W Genesee St exit, EXIT 12, toward Downtown. Turn left onto NY-5/W Genesee St. Take the 3rd right onto N Salina St. Turn left onto E Adams St. Turn left onto Harrison Place Turn left into the Harrison Place Parking Garage.

      FROM SYRACUSE HANCOCK INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT:
      Head South on Col Eileen Collins Blvd, use the right lane to take Interstate 81 South ramp to Interstate 90 Thruway/Syracuse. Use the left lane to continue toward I-81 South. Keep left, follow signs for Interstate 81 S/Interstate 90/Syracuse and merge onto I-81 South. Continue on for 6.0 miles. Take Exit 18 toward Harrison Street/Adams Street. Merge onto Harrison Street. Turn Right onto South Salina Street Turn immediate right onto East Onondaga Street.

      DISTANCE FROM OTHER TRANSPORTATION:
      Bus Stations - Centro – 0.1 miles - Greyhound – 2.8 miles Train Station - Amtrak – 2.8 mile

      Things to do in Syracuse

      Step outside our doors and find a variety of things to do in Syracuse. Shop at Destiny USA Mall, formerly known as the Carousel Center Mall, grab a bite in the historic Armory Square or feed your curiosity at the Museum of Science and Technology. While our Syracuse University hotel has activities to spare, there are so many things to do in Syracuse that will keep you active from morning until night. Our guests enjoy coming to the annual hot air balloon festival, Farmer's Markets, Jazz Fest and arts & crafts festivals. Plus, all the great fishing and gorgeous lakes are ideal for a relaxing weekend away.

      Marshall Street | 0.1 miles away
      Marshall Street is a street in the University Hill neighborhood, adjacent to Syracuse University. It is the main off-campus commercial street for students at the university. Often referred to as "M" Street, Marshall street has a number of popular student bars including Faegan's Pub, Harry's Bar, Lucy's Retired Surfers Bar and Chuck's Cafe.

      Everson Museum of Art | 0.6 miles away
      401 Harrison Street, Syracuse, New York 13202 | (315) 474 6064
      The Everson Museum of Art seeks to inspire, educate and enrich, integrating art into people's lives through direct encounters with its collections and exhibitions. It is internationally recognized for its extensive and significant collection of ceramics, pioneering art video collection and distinctive structural design by the noted architect I.M. Pei.

      Destiny USA /Carousel Center | 3 miles away
      304 Hiawatha Blvd. W., Syracuse, NY 13290 | (315) 466-6000
      Destiny USA, previously known as the Carousel Center from 1990-2012, is a six-story super-regional shopping and entertainment complex on the shore of Onondaga Lake in Syracuse. It is the sixth largest shopping center in the nation and the largest in the state of New York.

      Farmer’s Market | 4 miles away
      2100 Park St Syracuse, NY 13208 | (315) 422-8647
      The Regional Market is not limited to just farm stands. Take advantage of local fare and shop from a variety of boutiques for unique gifts and home accents. Enjoy specialty or traditional menus when you stop for a bite in any of a number of local eateries just steps from shopping.

      NBT Bank Stadium | 4 miles away
      1 Tex Simone Drive, Syracuse, NY 13208 | (315) 435-1412
      The NBT Bank Stadium is an 11,071-seat minor league baseball stadium in Syracuse. The stadium opened in 1997, replacing the aging MacArthur Stadium which had been home to Syracuse's professional baseball team since 1934. It is home to the Syracuse Chiefs, the Triple-A affiliate of the Washington Nationals.

      M&T Jazz Fest | 5 miles away
      4110 Westshore Manor Rd, Jamesville, NY 13078
      The Syracuse Jazz Festival celebrates and appreciates the heritage and history of jazz and blues. Staged on Jamesville Beach Park, people old and young are able to enjoy the beautiful summer weather and city views while watching live jazz performances. Admission is free for all events.

      CME Credit

      CME Accreditation and Designation Statement:

      This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and polices of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of SUNY Upstate Medical University and United Health Services. SUNY Upstate Medical University is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

      SUNY Upstate Medical University designates this live activity is approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity

      Disclosure Policy:

      To ensure balance, independence, objectivity and scientific rigor in all certified CME activity SUNY Upstate Medical University requires that all planners, faculty and individuals in a position to control the content of an educational activity disclose all relevant financial relationships with any commercial interest that might be perceived as a real or apparent conflict of interest. Detailed disclosures will be made in writing prior to speaker presentations.

      Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

      In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, SUNY Upstate Medical University seeks to make this conference accessible to all. If you have a disability which might require special accommodations, please contact Tracie Bird (607) 763-6285.

      May 6 Educational Dinner Details

      Coming Soon

      Vendor Information

      Fill out the vendor booth registration form here

      On behalf of Dr. Jagmohan Sidhu and Dr. Ronald Harris they would like to extend an invitation to participate/sponsor this year's

      “12thAnnual Hematology/ Hematopathology Symposium” co-sponsored by United Health Services, Broome Oncology. The symposium will be held on Saturday, May 6, 2017 at Marriott Syracuse Downtown, located in Syracuse, NY. The topic of the symposium will be: “Molecular Diagnostics and Prognostics in Hematologic Malignancies.”

      Experts from Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY; SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, NY; University of Rochester, Rochester, NY; Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY; Albany Medical Center, Albany, NY; Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, GA; and Westchester Medical Center/New York Medical College, Valhalla, NY will be the guest speakers.

      Your participation in the form of sponsoring a booth space would be greatly appreciated. For sponsoring a booth you will have a 6ft table clothed and skirted with 2 chairs setup in the Skaneateles Lobby area at the Marriott Syracuse Downtown. Are welcome to help yourself to breakfast and lunch. We welcome any additional sponsorship if you are not able to attend such as an educational grant or commercial support associated with the conference.

      The faculty will speak to the educational needs of the hematologists, oncologists, pathologists, hematopathologists, pathology and internal medicine residents and fellows, medical students, students in biology-related studies, hematology and flow cytometry technologists, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, and nurses.

      We estimate around 80 to 100 attendees for the symposium and contact many vendors asking for support of the symposium

      Overnight accommodation information can be found in the Accommodations tab.

      If you’re interested in joining us please fill out the attached Booth Registration Form Here. Booth Registration Deadline Date: March 31, 2017.

      For any additional questions, please feel free contact Tracie Bird, (607) 763-6285 or via email at tracie_bird@uhs.org.

      Thank you for your attention and look forward to your support.