27th Annual Meeting of Asia-Pacific Blood and Marrow Transplantation Group | 6th – 9th  October 2022 | Kochi, India

Nurses Meet Program

27th Annual Meeting of Asia-Pacific Blood and Marrow Transplantation Group

Nurses Meet

October 8, 2022 | 10.15 AM - 6.30 PM (IST)




10:25 AM – 12:10 PM

Session 1: Overview of HSCT

10.15 AM-10.35 AM

HSCT Current Challenges – Nursing Perspective


10.35 AM-10.55 AM

Conditioning Regimens for both malignant and non malignat diseases: Nursing Implications

Hyangseon KIM, Seoul

10.55 AM-11.15 AM

Oral Mucositis- Prevention and Treatment

Jordan Hwang, Singapore

11.15 AM-11.35 AM

Chimeric Antigen Receptor (CAR) T Cell Therapy- Nurses' Role

Gjergji Marjola, Rome

11.35 AM-11.55 AM

Application of Situation, Background, Assessment and Recommendation (SBAR) During Nursing Handover

Mita Chowdhury, Kolkata

11.55 AM-12.10 PM

Q&A session

12.10 PM – 1.10 PM

Lunch Break

1:10 PM – 3:10 PM

Session 2: Post HSCT Complications: Nursing Management

1.10 PM-1.30 PM

Nursing Care in Grade 3 and Grade 4 GVHD-Recent Developments

Xia Yan, Beijing

1.30 PM-1.50 PM

Cytokine Release Syndrome- Causes and Management

Deepa Karmekan, Chennai

1.50 PM -2.10 PM

Infection Control Measures to Reduce Multi-Drug Resistant Sepsis

Normala Arshad(TBC), Kuala Lumpur (TBC)

2.10 PM-2.30 PM

CVC Infection and Management


2.30 PM-2.50 PM

Upkeep of BMT Facilities

Sheetal Thakur, Mumbai

2.50 PM – 3.10 PM

Q&A session

3.10 PM – 3.30 PM


3:30 PM – 4:30 PM

Session 3:HSCT Nursing challenges in COVID 19 Pandemic

3:30 PM- 3:45 PM

Indian Experience

Margaret B, Vellore

3:45 PM- 4:00 PM

EBMT Experience

Serpil Vieira, London (TBC)

4:00 PM- 4:15 PM

APBMT Experience

Meng-Guan Chiang, Taipei (TBC)

4.15 PM-4.30 PM

Q&A session

4:30 PM – 5:10 PM

Session 4: Supportive Care of HSCT Patient

4.30 PM-4.45 PM

Nutritional Support in Peri Transplant Period

Ting Wang, Suzhou

4.45 PM -5:00 PM

Sexual Health Post Transplant

Ayako Mori, Tokyo (TBC)

5:00 PM -5.10 PM

Q&A session

5:10 PM-5:25 PM

Session 5: How to Publish Nursing Related Studies

Winnie So, Hongkong (TBC)

5:25 PM-5:30 PM

Q&A session

5.30 PM-6.30 PM

Session 6: Oral Presentations

TBC- To be confirmed