University of Nebraska Medical Center

Pan Pacific Lymphoma Conference

Pan Pacific Lymphoma Conference

30 Years of Educational Excellence

The Pan Pacific Lymphoma Conference is one of the largest gatherings of clinicians and researchers specializing in the areas of lymphoma and transplantation. The 2024 event is your chance to explore vital information on clinical updates and research, meet key thought leaders, and exchange ideas with more than 600 members of the multidisciplinary lymphoma clinical team.


DateJuly 15-19, 2024

LocationHyatt Regency Maui Resort and Spa
200 Nohea Kai Dr, Lahaina, HI 96761


Unable to travel to Hawaii? No worries!
Join the conference live stream and receive the same number of continuing education credits as if you attended the conference in person. The live stream enables you to participate in this conference from anywhere in the world as long as you have an internet connection. 


Target Audience

This conference is intended for oncologists, hematologists, pathologists, clinical scientists, advanced practice providers, nurses, and pharmacists.

Call for Abstracts

Call for Abstracts

The Conference Directors welcome the submission of abstracts for the 2024 Pan Pacific Lymphoma Conference.

General Information

Conference Objectives
At the conclusion of the conference, the participant should be better able to:
  1. Provide an update on biosimilar and generic medications utilized in the management of lymphoma.
  2. Discuss the recognition of adverse events in new and emerging therapies in lymphoma that may result in dose reductions or dose holds in the management of lymphoma.
  3. Identify the best utilization of rehabilitation facilities in the care of patients with lymphoma.
  4. Discuss the optimal makeup and strategies for optimal clinic efficiency in a lymphoma-specific clinic.
  5. Discuss how to optimally conduct and operationalize clinical trials for all potential subjects.
  6. Identify factors related to anxiety, depression, and substance abuse amongst providers and the impact on their well-being.
  7. Describe the key alterations that lead to lymphoma, how artificial intelligence may impact the pathological pathway to diagnosis of lymphoma, and how liquid tumor biopsy may supplement the response to therapy analysis.
  8. Discuss how the evolving imaging technologies may be integrated into response assessment in the management of lymphoma.
  9. Assess the impact of past and future therapies for the initial treatment of classical Hodgkin lymphoma (cHL), large B-cell lymphoma (LBCL), and mantle cell lymphoma (MCL).
  10. Evaluate the diverse landscape of monoclonal gammopathies of unknown significance, treatment for lymphoplasmacytic lymphoma (LPL), and novel treatment for plasma cell dyscrasias (PCD).
  11. Analyze clinical trial results impacting the management of relapsed and/or refractory follicular lymphoma (FL), peripheral T-cell lymphoma (PTCL), LBCL, MCL, and primary central nervous system lymphoma (PCNSL).
  12. Differentiate the treatment options for CD30+ PTCL.
  13. Discuss the changing role of consolidative autologous transplantation in MCL.
  14. Discuss the optimal initial and relapsed/refractory sequencing for chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL)/small lymphocytic lymphoma (SLL).
  15. Discuss optimal treatment and management of marginal zone lymphoma (MZL), CLL/SLL, PTCL, and MCL complications.
  16. Explain the roles of the interprofessional health care team in the diagnosis, treatment, management, and support of lymphoma and hematologic malignancies.
Conference Schedule
Continuing Education Credits

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In support of improving patient care, University of Nebraska Medical Center is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.



The University of Nebraska Medical Center designates this live activity for a maximum of 27.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 


The University of Nebraska Medical Center designates this activity for up to 27.5 ANCC contact hours. Nurses should only claim credit for the actual time spent in the activity.


The University of Nebraska Medical Center designates this activity for 27.5 ACPE contact hours. Pharmacists should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Credit will be provided to NABP CPE Monitor within 20 days after the activity completion.  

Maintenance of Certification (MOC)

Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn MOC points in:

  • 27.5 Medical Knowledge MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program.
  • 27.5 MOC points in the American Board of Pathology’s (ABPATH) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program.
It is the CME Provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting MOC credit.


Conference Registration

You have two options for joining the conference.

Additional Information

Accompanying Guest

The fee for each accompanying guest over the age of 12 is $250. There is no charge for children under the age of 12. Accompanying guests may join the conference registrant for the following food functions:

  • Welcome reception on Tuesday evening
  • Conference dinner on Thursday evening
  • Continental breakfasts and breaks as part of the main conference - from Monday through Friday

Name tags will be issued and required for all at these conference food functions.

Full payment must accompany the conference participant's registration.

Online Registration Help
If you need assistance with online registration, please call our Registration Office at 402-559-5929.
Conference Cancel/Refund Policy
There is a $250 processing fee for cancellations made by June 14, 2024. Cancellations made after this date and registrants who fail to attend are responsible for the full conference registration fee. If you need to cancel your conference registration, please email conted@unmc.edu.
Hotel Accommodations

A block of rooms has been reserved at the Hyatt Regency Maui Resort and Spa from Friday, July 12, through Sunday, July 21. Go to the hotel's main website to read room descriptions

Room Rates for Single/Double Occupancy

  • Resort/Golf Mountain View – $459
  • Partial Ocean View – $479
  • Deluxe Ocean View – $509


The maximum occupancy per room is 4.

There is no charge for children 18 years and under sharing the same room as the parents and using existing bedding (1 king or 2 queen beds).

Other Charges:

  • Additional person over 18 years old – $80
  • Resort fee – $20 per room per day plus Hawaii state tax. This daily resort fee is automatically posted to the individual folio.
  • Porterage – $14 per person (includes children of all ages) plus Hawaii state tax. This rate is based on two bags per person. This charge is automatically posted to the individual folio.
  • Housekeeping gratuities are up to the individual's discretion, $6 per room, per day, is recommended.

Reservation Method:

  • To ensure that only registered participants are able to use the conference-contracted hotel rates, the link to make your hotel reservation will be included in the email confirming your conference registration. If you do not receive this email within 48 hours of your registration, please contact the UNMC CCE registration office at 402-559-5929.
  • A two nights deposit for all reservations will be taken at the time of booking.
  • The block rate is available on a first-come, first-served basis until April 5, 2024. After this date, reservations will be accepted on a space and rate availability basis.

Hotel Cancellation Policy:

  • 30 to 7 days prior to arrival: All cancellations received within this time period will be assessed a two nights room rental, plus applicable taxes.
  • 7 days up to arrival date: All cancellations received within this time period as well as no-shows will be assessed the cost of the full length of the stay, plus applicable taxes.
Airport/Travel Information
The two closest airports to the Hyatt Regency Maui Resort and Spa are Kahului Airport/OGG (approximately 27 miles) and Kapalua West Maui Airport/JHM (approximately 4 miles).
Conference Attire
Casual dress is encouraged for the entire conference. Layered clothing is recommended as the temperature in meeting rooms can fluctuate. A light jacket or sweater for outdoor evening activities is suggested.
Support Opportunities/Symposium Application
For more information regarding corporate support opportunities, educational grants, and symposium applications, please contact Brenda Ram via email or call 402-559-9250.

Conference Directors

The Joe Shapiro Professor of Medicine
Professor, Division of Oncology & Hematology, Division of Oncology and Hematology Department of Internal Medicine

James O. Armitage, MD

Assistant Vice Chancellor for Clinical Research
Associate Professor, Division of Oncology and Hematology, Department of Internal Medicine, UNMC

Matthew A. Lunning, DO, FACP

Neumann M. and Mildred E. Harris Professor
Division Chief, Division of Oncology and Hematology, Department of Internal Medicine, UNMC

Julie M. Vose, MD, MBA


This conference is sponsored by the UNMC Department of Internal Medicine – Division of Oncology and Hematology, the UNMC College of Nursing Continuing interProfessional Development and Innovation (CiPDI), with the UNMC Center for Continuing Education.

Conference Coordinator

Brenda Ram, CMP, CHCP

Director, Educational Programs, UNMC Center for Continuing Education


Brenda Ram, CMP, CHCP