Friday, October 29

11:30 am – 12:30 pm

Post-Transplant Lymphoproliferative Disorder: Managing the Complexities of the Pediatric Solid Organ Transplant Patient (212)

Posttransplant lymphoproliferative disorders (PTLDs) are recognized as one of the most devastating complications following solid organ transplantation. PTLD encompasses a wide range of clinical conditions—from benign lymphoproliferation to widespread malignancies with aggressive behavior. The development of PTLDs is driven by Epstein-Barr virus in the vast majority of pediatric PTLD cases.

12:45 – 2:15 pm

Annual Business Meeting and Awards Lunch (BUS)

Attend the Annual Business Meeting to learn about what's new from APHON leaders and be a part of the celebration as we recognize the hard work of your peers during our annual awards presentation. Members who attend will be entered into three prize drawings that will be conducted throughout the meeting.

Please note that while this optional event (that is open to APHON members only) is included in the conference fee. 

11:30 am – 12:30 pm

Joint Topic: Developing Successful AYA and Oncofertility Programs Nuts & Bolts of Implementing an Adolescent and Young Adult (AYA) Program in the Pediatric Setting (213-1)

What have we learned over the last decade since the implementation of an Adolescent and Young Adult (AYA) Program? In this session, we will identify the unique needs of the AYA population and describe the evolving structure of our program to meet those needs.