Predisposition to Leukemia and Lymphoma Workshop



Friday 11th October 2019

09:00-10:00       Registration and Coffee

10:00-10:10       Opening and Introduction - Ugur Ozbek

10:10-11:00       Lecture:  Childhood Cancer Predisposition - Oscar Haas

11:00-11:30       Pre Test with Kahoot (to learn to work with Kahoot and to test basic knowledge)

11:30-12:00       Cancer Genetics and basics of Cancer Genetic Counselling - Uğur Özbek

12:00-12:30       Leukemia and lymphoma related genetics - Roland Kuiper

12:30-13:30       Lunch

13:30-14:00       Why are patients with predisposition syndromes prone to leukemia and lymphoma development? Jan Loeffen

14:00-14:30       NGS, Diagnostic laboratory tests and research - Müge Sayitoğlu

14:30-15:10       Lecture:  Germline genetic IKZF1 variation and predisposition to childhood ALL - Geertruy te Kronnie

15:10-15:30       Coffee Break   

15:30-16:00       How to recognize Leukemia & Lymphoma genetic predisposition - Marjolijn Jongmans

16:00-16:30       Examples from the ward: how to distinguish classical/hereditary L&L - Jelena Lazic

16:30-17:00       ELSI issues - Geertruy te Kronnie, Jelena Lazic

17:00-17:30       Fun quiz with Kahoot

17:30-18:00       Instruction for Saturday workshop and grouping for case presentations - Marjolijn Jongmans and Uğur Özbek                 

Saturday 12th October 2019  


·       How to recognize Leukemia and Lymphoma tumor risk in non-syndromic and syndromic children and how to communicate patients and family. Preparation of assigned cases - Group Presentations - all trainers

·       Case Presentations from Students. Trainees present (selected) cases. Comments on ELSI topic and question counseling issues.



Oskar Haas
Marjolijn Jongmans
Truus te Kronnie
Roland Kuiper
Jelena Lazic
Jan Loeffen                        L
eslie Lehmann                                     Uğur Özbek
Müge Sayitoğlu

Anna Byrjals