FUTURE WEBINARS & LOCAL MYELOMA EVENTS
In addition to our monthly support group meetings, there may be other events of interest to our local myeloma community. These may include seminars, webinars, fundraisers, conference calls, and other such activities beneficial for Myeloma patients and caregivers. Some of these events may require registrations and/or fees so read carefully.
MMRF WEBINAR: Monoclonal Antibodies and Vaccines
Presenting Faculty: David Avigan, MD, Beth Israel (Boston) and Saad Usmani, MD Levine Cancer Center (Charlotte)
Date/Time: Wednesday, July 10, 2019, 10 AM PDT
Registration: The webinar is free but requires registration. Register Now
IMF PATIENT & FAMILY SEMINAR
Faculty: Drs. Brian Durie (IMF Chairman), Rafat Abonour (U of Indiana), Brian DuChateau (Binding Site), Joseph Mikhael (City of Hope), Robert Vescio (Cedars Sinai); Beth Faiman (RN Cleveland Clinic), Yelak Biru (Patient Advocate), and Susie Durie (President IMF) [Speakers subject to change]
Date/Time: Friday (1-5pm) and Saturday (7am-4pm) August 23-24, 2019
Location: Hilton Los Angeles/Universal City, 555 Universal Hollywood Dr, Los Angeles, CA. 91608 818-506-2500 Note: IMF has a block of rooms at $205+tax (std king) and $235+tax (std double). Call 818.623.1434 (Reservations) or reserve on-line www.losangeleshotel.myeloma.org before July 19, 2019 (room availability allowing) or earlier because there are a limited number of rooms available at this rate and mention “IMF Patient & Family Seminar”.
Registration Cost: Fri (dinner included) & Sat (breakfast & lunch included) - $60 if your register before July 19, $85 after that date; Sat-only - $40.
MMRF INSIGHTS SEMINAR…SAVE THE DATE
Faculty: Drs. Jeff Wolf , Tom Martin and Sandy Wong ( all UCSF); Drs. Jonathan Kaufman and Ajay Nooka (both Emory, Atlanta)
Date/Time: Saturday October 5, 2019. Breakfast at 8am; Program begins at 9am - 3pm (end time approximate)
Location: InterContinental Hotel, 888 Howard St., San Francisco
Registration: Will open soon
THESE ORGanizationS OFFER LIVE TELECONFERENCES AND SEMINARS, AS WELL AS REPLAYS:
CANCERCARE TELEPHONE EDUCATION WORKSHOPS
To listen, visit: http://www.cancercare.org/podcasts or call 1-800-813-HOPE
ANDREW SCHORR'S PATIENT POWER EDUCATION WORKSHOPS
See: http://www.patientpower.info/ and search on Multiple Myeloma to find excellent video presentations.
To listen, visit: www.bmtinfonet.org or call 888-597-7674
LEUKEMIA AND LYMPHOMA SOCIETY BROADCASTS
To listen, visit: www.lls.org/myelomaeducation or call 866-992-9950
IMF WEB BROADCASTS:
To listen, visit: www.myeloma.org
MMRF WEB BROADCASTS:
To listen, visit: www.multiplemyeloma.org
CURETALK WEB BROADCASTS:
To listen, visit: http://www.blogtalkradio.com/search?q=myeloma