Chronic graft versus host disease
Other Names for this Disease
- Chronic GVHD
The Spectrum of Caregiving and Palliative Care in Rare Diseases, Winter 2014
Location: NIH Natcher Conference Center, Bethesda, MD
Description: The findings and recommendations resulting from the Workshop will provide guidance to the extramural community as well as to NINR and other Institutes, Offices (e.g., ORDR), and agencies in developing strategies for advancing the science of palliative care and caregiving in rare disease and research programs. It is anticipated that a funding opportunity announcement will result from the Workshop.
NIH Consensus Project on Clinical Trials in Chronic GVHD – evidence based revisions of 2005 recommendations and new developments, Tuesday, June 17, 2014 - Tuesday, June 17, 2014
Location: NCI at Shady Grove, Gaithersburg, MD
Description: The anticipated goal is to provide set of revised and improved diagnosis and staging recommendations, define the highest interest directions in research of cGVHD biology and biomarkers, and produce a firm proposal for a communal approach to the development of the reliable response criteria instruments. The meeting will also address methods to produce evidence on utilization and benefit of the new guidelines. At his time we will make this time also a concentrated effort to reexamine current knowledge of cGVHD biology in humans to inform future research.
Outcomes Database in Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation and Cellular Therapy for Autoimmune Diseases, Friday, April 19, 2013 - Saturday, April 20, 2013
Location: Froedtert and Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
Description: The aim of this NIH workshop is to break the stalemate and facilitate interdisciplinary collaboration by creating functional clinical research teams on the national level who can then create a momentum for progress in this area of substantial unmet need and high promise. The CIBMTR infrastructure, which is currently cancer-focused, can be easily adapted to collect AID-specific data