Complement Virtual Educational Day in honor of National Rare Disease Day 2021- February 25th, 2021

See all topics below. Simply click on the title for more info and to register!


Each presentation will be around 45 minutes with Q+A to be mindful of your time and allow you to get back to your day. The scope of these diseases and specialties involved in diagnosis has expanded over the years and the topic choices below reflect this notion. We hope they will continue to grow and expand your knowledge, interest and insight into these diseases.


12:00pm EST

The Role Of The Pathologist In The Identification Of Patients With PNH

Paul K. Wallace, PhD Professor of Oncology-Director Department of Flow & Image Cytometry Roswell Park Cancer Institute Buffalo, NY

Evidence-Based Guidelines In Therapeutic Apheresis

Ruchika Goel, MD MPH, Asst. Professor of Internal Medicine and Pediatrics, Div. of Hematology/Oncology, Simmons Cancer Institute at SIU SOM Medical Director, Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center, Adjunct Asst. Professor of Pathology, Div. of Transfusion Medicine, School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University

7:00pm EST

Diagnosing PNH: A Patient Case Journey

Damian Laber, MD Professor of Medicine and Oncologic Sciences Director, Division of Hematology-Oncology -University of South Florida Tampa General Hospital & University of South Florida

Diagnosing Atypical-HUS- A Patient Case Journey in the ICU

Louis Guzzi, MD Director of ICU, AdventHealth Waterman Anesthesiologist, AdventHealth Orlando. board certified in critical care medicine, anesthesiology, internal medicine, and neurocritical care.

Diagnosing aHUS: A Patient Case Journey - Identifying atypical-HUS in a Pregnant/Postpartum patient

Richard Burwick, MD Assistant Clinical Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine Associate Fellowship Director, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California

Diagnosing Atypical Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome: A Patient Case Journey: Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

Even Leibowitz, MD Chief of Rheumatology

The Valley Institute for Rheumatology and Autoimmune Diseases Valley Medical Group- Ridgewood, NJ

Diagnosis Atypical Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome: Patient Case Journey – Pediatric

Arun Panigrahi, MD- Assistant Professor

Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology

University of California Davis

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