GVHD Interactive Provider Network Virtual Learning Series

The National Marrow Donor Program®/Be The Match® is a GVHD Interactive Provider Network partner. The goal of the Interactive GVHD Provider Network is to connect specialists in graft-versus-host disease (GVHD) with community-based providers to share expertise and discuss cases in order to improve patient care.

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The network is based on the ECHO Model™ (Extension for Community Healthcare Outcomes), which uses proven adult learning techniques and interactive video technology to connect community providers with specialists at academic centers in real-time collaborative sessions.

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CME Available 

Target Audience: 

Physicians of all specialties, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and other healthcare professionals who treat patients with chronic GVHD are welcome to attend monthly case-based virtual presentations and discussions

Program Overview

One-hour virtual sessions are designed around case-based learning and mentorship to help primary care and community practitioners gain expertise in GVHD-related topics to provide needed services. Educational objectives are individualized per activity. Each session will include: 

  • A moderator to lead the program, introduce the speakers, and manage the discussion and questions
  • Case presentation(s) presented by junior faculty or community provider(s)
  • Senior level clinician(s) to provide a didactic presentation on the session topic
  • Q & A and discussion with the panel and virtual participants

How to register

Click here to visit the GVHD Interactive Provider Network website to register for an upcoming session. 

View all previous GVHD Provider Network ECHO Programs 

Treatment Decisions in cGVHD

Faculty: Stephanie Lee, MD, MPH; Zach DeFilipp, MD; Richard Newcomb, MD

Mucocutaneous GVHD

Faculty: Mary Flowers, MD; Betty Hamilton, MD; Andrew Trunk, MD

Sclerotic GVHD

Faculty: Steven Pavletic, MD, MS; Edward Cowen, MD, MHSc; Annie Im, MD; Yazan Migdady, MD, MSc

Bronchiolitis Obliterans 

Faculty:  Corey Cutler, MD, MPH, FRCPC; Kirsten Williams, MD; Amar Kelkar, MD

Challenges of Atypical Manifestations of Chronic GVHD

Faculty:  Steve Pavletic, MD, MS; Kirk Schultz, MD, FCAHS

Supportive Care for Chronic GVHD

Faculty: Daniel Couriel, MD, MS, MBA; Paul Carpenter, MB BS


In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Medical Learning Institute, Inc., and Aplastic Anemia and MDS International Foundation (AAMDS). Medical Learning Institute, Inc. 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.

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Physician Continuing Medical Education

Medical Learning Institute, Inc. (MLI) designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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Support Statement

This CE activity is supported by an educational grant from Incyte Corporation.

Nursing Continuing Professional Development

Successful completion of this nursing continuing professional development activity will be awarded 1.0 contact hour and 1.0 contact hour in the area of pharmacology.

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Interprofessional Continuing Education (IPCE) Statement

This activity was planned by and for the healthcare team, and learners will receive 1.0 Interprofessional Continuing Education (IPCE) credit for learning and change.