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.

 

PATIENT POWER WEBINAR: UNDERSTANDING ADVANCEMENTS IN TREATING MYELOMA

Speaker: Drs Robert Orlowski (MD Anderson) and Noopur Raje (Mass General)

Date/Time: Sunday 10/08/17 8:30-11:15am PST

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MMRF WEBINARs: HOT TOPICS IN MULTIPLE MYELOMA TREATMENT

Minimum Residual Disease (MRD)

Ola Landgren, MD and Donna Mastey, RN – MSKCC

Date/Time: Wednesday 09/20/17 10:00 AM PST

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Continuous Therapy

Jonathan Kaufman, MD and Charise Gleason, MSN – Emory

Date/Time: Wednesday 10/4/17 10:00 AM PST

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Precision Medicine

Jeff Wolf, MD and Amy Marsala, NP – UCSF

Date/Time: Wednesday 11/1/17 10:00 AM PST

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LLS SEMINAR: BLOOD CANCER  CONFERENCE

Speakers: Dr. Kenneth Anderson (Dana Farber)

Date/Time: Sat Jan 27, 2018, 9:00am - 2:30pm

Location: Hyatt Regency-San Francisco, 5 Embarcadero Center, SF, CA

Registration: Seminar is free but does require pre-registration at tba

IMF PATIENT & fAMILY SEMINAR

Faculty: Dr Brian Durie (IMF Chairman), others TBA

Date/Time: Friday (1-5pm) and Saturday (7am-4pm) February 9-10, 2018

Location: Pullman (Sofitel) San Francisco Bay, 223 Twin Dolphin Rd, Redwood City, CA. For Special Room Rate $159 + tax (Fri & Sat nights only), call 650.598-9000 before January 12, 2018 or earlier because there are a limited number of rooms available at this rate. You must say you are attending the "IMF Patient & Family Seminar". Parking $12.50.

Registration Cost: Fri (dinner included) & Sat (breakfast & lunch included) - $60 if you register before January 12, 2018; $85 after that date; Sat-only - $40.

Register On-line: TBD; By phone: 818.487.7455

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THESE ORGS 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

MPATIENT WEB BROADCASTS:

To listen, visit: www.mpatient.org