BHS Courses 2021-2023

BHS Exam - Saturday 04/06/2022 - Registration is now open!

It is our pleasure to inform you the BHS Exam will take place on Saturday, June 4th 2022.

This will take place face-to-face at Hof Ter Musschen from 9.00 am to 12.00 am.

Registration for the exam is MANDATORY! Please register before May 26, 2022

If you are not registered, you won't be able to access the room and pass the exam.

In order to register for the exam, please send a mail to the BHS secretariat or simply reply to this email with your first name, last name, hospital name and email address.

Please be informed:

A confirmation of your registration will be sent as soon as possible after your receipt of your mail.


Please note that next to face-to-face attendance, online selfstudy will also be possible (your choice will be requested during registration).

BHS Courses Announcement 2021-2023.pdf

Overview courses 2021-2023

1st year: 2021-2022


2nd year: 2022-2023


PROGRAM SEMINAR 1: LABORATORY HEMATOLOGY - 16/10/2021
Automated blood cell count (Prof. Stijn Lambrecht – UZ Gent) Presentation Video recording References
Blood and Bone marrow morphology (Laurence Rozen – CHU Brugmann) Presentation Video recording
Immunophenotyping by flow cytometry (Prof. André Gothot – CHU Liège) Presentation Video recording

Cytogenetics (PhD Katrina Rack – UZ Leuven) Presentation Video recording References
Molecular Hematology (Apr. PhD. Marie-Berthe Maes - UZA) Presentation Video recording

The role of the pathologist in the diagnosis of hematologic diseases
(Prof. Thomas Tousseyn – UZ Leuven)
Presentation Video recording  Reference 1
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PROGRAM SEMINAR 2: RED BLOOD CELL DISORDERS - 13/11/2021
Acquired hemolytic, megaloblastic and sideroblastic anemias (Prof. Daan Dierickx - UZ Leuven) Presentation Video recording  References
Hypoproliferative anemia and iron metabolism (Prof. Yves Beguin - University of Liège) Presentation Video recording References 
Porphyria, Methb, Metabolic diseases with Red cell repercussion Gaucher disease (Mr. Massimo Camaiani - LHUB-ULB) Presentation Video recording References

Tips and tricks to diagnose congenital red blood cell disorders - (Dr. Anne-Sophie Adam - LHUB-ULB) Presentation Video recording References
Everything You Always Wanted to Know About SCD (But Were Afraid to Ask) - (Prof. Samantha Benghiat - Hôpital Erasme) Presentation Video recording 
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Additional information on Hemachromatosis Hemachromatosis

PROGRAM SEMINAR 3: ACUTE LEUKEMIA - 18/12/2021
AML: WHO classification, biology and prognosis - Dimitri Breems Presentation Video recording  References 
AML: clinical aspects and intensive treatment – Ine Moors Presentation Video recording  References
APL/acute promyelocytic leukemia - Sebastian Wittnebel Presentation Video recording  Reference 1
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ALL/lymphoblastic lymphoma - Carlos Graux Presentation Video recording  References

Acute leukemia and agressive lymphoma in children – Barbara De Moerloose Presentation Video recording  Reference 1
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PROGRAM SEMINAR 4: SUPPORTIVE CARE IN HEMATOLOGY - 15/01/2022


  • Principles of treatment - Ann De Becker (AZ VUB)

Presentation Video recording  References 
Complications of chemotherapy - Anne Sonet (UCL Mont-Godinne) Presentation Video recording  References
Infectious complications - Julien De Greef (UCL Saint-Luc) Presentation Video recording 
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Emergencies in hematology - Alexander Schauwvlieghe (U Gent) References Video recording  References


PROGRAM SEMINAR 5: TRANSFUSION & CELL THERAPY - 12/02/2022


  • Transfusion: indications (RBC, platelets, granulocytes, plasma) and Patient Blood Management - Timothy Devos (UZ Leuven-KUL)
Presentation Video recording 
  • Transfusion: practical aspects & hemovigilance - Hanane El Kenz (Brugmann–ULB)

Presentation Video recording References
  • Blood-derived cell therapy products: processing and regulations - Ivan Van Riet (UZ Brussel–VUB)

Presentation Video recording
  • Advanced cell therapy - Bart Vandekerckhove (UZ Gent–UGent)

Presentation Video recording References
  • Hematopoietic stem cell mobilization and collection - Daan Dierickx (UZ Leuven-KUL)

Presentation Video recording


PROGRAM SEMINAR 6: STEM CELL TRANSPLANTATION - 12/03/2022


  • Indications for transplantation and choice of donor - Ann De Becker (UZ Brussel)
Presentation Video recording  Reference 1-
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  • Conditioning regimens - Evelyne Willems (CHU Liège)
Presentation Video recording  References
  • Relapse after transplantation - Xavier Poiré (Cliniques Universitaires Saint-Luc)
Presentation Video recording  References
  • GVHD after transplantation - Hélène Schoemans (UZ Leuven)
Presentation Video recording  References 
  • Acute and late post-HSCT toxicities - Chloé Spilleboudt (Institut Jules Bordet)
Presentation Video recording  References


PROGRAM SEMINAR 7: GOOD CLINICAL PRACTICE - 23/04/2022


  • Basic principles of clinical research - Charlotte Tuerlinckx: datanurse Hematology (UZ Leuven)
Presentation
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  • Evidence-based medicine: critical interpretation of clinical trials - Martin Wissing (UZ Brussel)
Presentation
Video recording
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  • Psycho-Oncology in hematology - Isabelle Merckaert (ULB) 
Presentation
Video recording

  • Geriatric assessment in hematology: Go vs. Slow go or no Go - Jan Lemmens (GZA Antwerp) 
Presentation
Video recording 
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  • Advanced care planning - Barbara Plehiers (CHU Charleroi)
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Video recording 
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