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.

Register On-line: Click Here To Register or by Telephone: 800.452-CURE (2873)

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

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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.

BMT INFONET

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