Industry Education

Education at APHON's Annual Conference takes on many forms. Attendees can sign-up for non-CNE breakfast, lunch or dinner symposia presentations that take place in meeting space, as well as Corporate Showcase presentations in the theatre area of exhibit hall. And of course, be sure to meet with individually with the many commercial and non-profit organizations that exhibit at APHON — each exhibiting company brings new information and perspectives on how you can enhance patient care at your facility.

Non-CNE Symposia

CNE Presentation

Corporate Showcase Presentations

 Friday, August 18

1:45 – 2:15 pm

The Thrombotic Microangiopathies in Your Clinical Practice: A Discussion on Identifying Patients With Atypical Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome

Lance D. Trainor, MD
US Medical Affairs

This presentation will:

  • Distinguish atypical hemolytic uremic syndrome (aHUS) from other thrombotic microangiopathies (TMAs) with similar clinical presentations.
  • Describe clinical considerations in the diagnosis of aHUS in patients with TMA.
  • Increase confidence in diagnosing aHUS in patients who present with complement-amplifying conditions.
  • Recognize the limitations of plasma therapy in aHUS.
  • Enhance understanding of factors that affect long-term management of patients with aHUS.


Presented by Alexion Pharmaceuticals 


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