Myeloma Updates 2018: Best of ASCO/EHA/IMWG

Date/Time: Thu  August 2, 2018, 4pm-5pm PDT

Dr. Brian G.M. Durie explains the new and exciting current trends in myeloma treatment and research with this update from the three major medical meetings held in June 2018 – the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO), the European Hematology Association (EHA), and the International Myeloma Working Group Summit (IMWG).

Registration: Webinar is free but does require pre-registration Register Now

imWG conference SERIES: Stockholm, Sweden: MAKING SENSE OF TREATMENT

Speakers: Dr. Brian G.M. Durie (IMF Chairman) and other speakers

Date/Time: Wed June 13, 2018, starting at 3:00am PDT; also available via archived webcasts

Registration: Webinar and webcasts are free View Here

CANCER RESEARCH INSTITUTE: IMMUNOTHERAPY PATIENT SUMMIT IN SAN FRANCISCO

This event is not specific to Myeloma but it will cover the latest immunotherapy research and clinical trials

Various speakers

Location: Hilton San Francisco Union Square, 333 O'Farrell Street, San Francisco

Date/Time: Sat June 30, 2018, 9:00-3:30pm PDT 

Registration: Webinar is free but does require pre-registration Register Now

MMRF IMMUNOTHERAPY WEBINAR: CAR-T CELL THERAPY FOR MULTIPLE MYELOMA

Date/Time: Wed July 17, 2018, 10:00am PDT 

Registration: Webinar is free but does require pre-registration Register Now

LLS WEBINAR: EMERGING THERAPIES FOR MYELOMA

Speaker: Larry Anderson, MD UT Southwestern

Date/Time: Wed June 13, 2018, 8:00-9:30am PDT

Registration: Webinar is free but does require pre-registration Register Now

MMRF IMMUNOTHERAPY WEBINAR: ANTIBODY THERAPY IN MULTIPLE MYELOMA

Date/Time: Wed June 20, 2018, 10:00am PDT 

Registration: Webinar is free but does require pre-registration Register Now

imf teleconference: living well with MYELOMA - bone health 2018

Speakers: Noopur S. Raje, MD MA General Hospital Cancer Center and Beth Faiman, PhD Cleveland Clinic Taussig Cancer Institute

Date/Time: Wed June 20, 2018, 4:00-5:00pm PDT 

Registration: Webinar is free but does require pre-registration Register Now

MMRF 5K RUN/WALK FUNDRAISER

Date/Time: Sunday March 25, 2017, On-site Registration Open: 11:30am; Program Begins: 12:30pm; Run/Walk Starts 1:00pm

Location: Marina Green, San Francisco

Registration, Fundraising & Volunteer online Register Now 

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 Register Now

LLS WEBINAR: mANAGING YOUR Myeloma

Date/Time: Tuesday January 30, 2018, 8:00-9:30am PST

Speaker: Dr. Craig Cole, University of Michigan

Register by ph (855) 676-7723 or online at Register Now

IMF PATIENT & fAMILY SEMINAR

Faculty: Drs B Durie (Cedars-Sinai), W Bensiger (Swedish Medical), J Kaufman (Emory), M Liedtke Stanford), T Martin (UCSF) and others are scheduled to speak

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: Register Now; By phone: 818.487.7455

MMRF WEBINAR: MM Patient highlights: 2017 ASH

Speakers: Dr. Faith Davies (UAMS, Little Rock)

Date/Time: Wed Jan 10, 2018, 10:00-11:00am PST

Registration: Webinar is free but does require pre-registration Register Now

IMF WEBINAR: ASH UPDATE

Speaker: Brian Durie, MD (IMF, Cedar Sinai, Los AngelesDate: Thursday January 15, 2015, 4-5:30 pm PST (including Q&A)

Date/Time: Thu Jan 11, 2018, 4:00-5:00pm PST

Registration (required): Register Now

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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MMRF WEBINARs: myeloma Immunotherapy

Engineered Immune Cells

Ivan Borrello, MD – Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center
Edward Stadtmauer, MD – University of Penn Medicine

Date/Time: Wednesday 08/9/17 10:00 AM PST

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IMF PATIENT & fAMILY SEMINAR

Faculty: Drs. Brian Durie (IMF Chairman), Jonathan Kaufman (Emory, GA), Joseph Mikhael (Mayo, Scottsdale), Rafat Abanour (U of Indiana), and Craig Cole (U of Michigan)

Date/Time: Friday (1-5pm) and Saturday (8am-5pm) August 18-19, 2017

Location: Sheraton Universal Hotel, 333 Universal Hollywood Dr, Universal City, CA. Note: IMF has a block of rooms at $199.  Call 800.325.3535 (Reservations) before July 17, 2017 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  17, $85 after that date; Sat-only - $40.

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

IMF WEBINAR: BEST OF ASCO/EHA/IMWG

Speaker: Brian Durie, MD (IMF Chairman)
Date/Time: Thursday July 13, 2017 4:00-5:15 PM PST

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MMRF WEBINARs: myeloma Immunotherapy

Vaccines for Myeloma (and Other Advances in Immunotherapy)

Kenneth C. Anderson, MD – Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
David Avigan, MD – Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Date/Time: Wednesday 07/26/17 10:00 AM PST

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MMRF 2-PART WEBINAR: CAREGIVER'S GUIDE TO HELPING MYELOMA PATIENTS

Part 1: The New Normal for Caregivers of Patients with Myeloma

Speaker: Angela Mayo, MS, PA-C (Mayo Clinic)

Date/Time: Thu Feb 23, 2017, 10:00am - 11:00am PST

Part 2: Managing the Ups and Downs of Caring for Multiple Myeloma Patients: Including Stem Cell Transplant and Other Facets of the Treatment Journey

Speaker: Amy Pierre, RN, MSN (Hackensack University Medical Center)

Date/Time: Thu March 16, 2017, 10:00am - 11:00am PST

Registration online Register Now

IMF WEBINAR: NOVEL THERAPIES AND CLINICAL TRIALS

Speaker: Dr. Craig Cole, MD (University of Michigan)

Date/Time: Thu Mar 23, 2017, 4:00-5:00pm PST

Registration online Register Now

TAKEDA SEMINAR: NINLARO FOR MYELOMA

Speakers: Rishi Sawhnet, MD (Valley Medical) and Ninlaro Patient Ambassador

Date/Time: Sat March 25, 2017, 10:30am Registration; 11:00 Program Start. Includes complimentary refreshments.

Location: Double Tree by Hilton, 1995 S. Bascom Ave, Campbell 95008

Registration online Register Now or call 1.844.247.1641

MMRF 5K RUN/WALK FUNDRAISER

Date/Time: Sunday April 2, 2017, On-site Registration Open: 11:30am; Program Begins: 12:30pm; Run/Walk Starts 1:00pm

Location: Marina Green, San Francisco

Register online Register Now 

LLS SEMINAR: MOVING FORWARD WITH CLINICAL TRIALS: BLOOD CANCERS

Speakers: Ami Okada, PhD and Asma Khan (Stanford)

Date/Time: Tue April 25, 2017, 6:00-7:30pm PST. Includes complimentary dinner.

Location: Stanford Cancer Center South Bay, 2589 Samaritan Dr, San Jose, CA  Room 3300AB, 3rd Floor

Registration online Register Now or contact Lauren.Hall@lls.org or 866.450.0069

LLS SEMINAR: BLOOD CANCER  CONFERENCE

Speakers: Includes Multiple Myeloma Update by Dr. Jeff Wolf, UCSF

Date/Time: Sat Feb 4, 2014, 8:00am - 12:30pm

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

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

 

PATIENT POWER WEBINAR: LIVING WELL WITH MYELOMA 

Speakers: Drs Gareth Morgan, Faith Davies, and Frits van Rhee (UAMS Myeloma Institute, Arkansas)

Date/Time: Saturday July 23, 2016, 8:00am - 12:00 noon PST

RSVP required: REGISTER HERE 

MMRF SUMMIT: 2016 ASCO & EHA MULTIPLE MYELOMA HIGHLIGHTS 

Speakers: Drs Jeff Wolf (UCSF) and Tom Martin (UCSF)

Date/Time: Saturday August 6, 2016, 8:30am - 2:30pm PST (breakfast & lunch included)

Where: Mission Bay Conference Center, 1675 Owens Street, Suite 251, San Francisco, CA 94143

RSVP required: REGISTER HERE 

IMF PATIENT/FAMILY SEMINAR

Speakers: Drs. Brian Durie (Cedars-Sinai), Robert Kyle (Mayo-Rochester), Ola Landgren (NCI), Tom Martin (UCSF), Joseph Mikhael (Mayo-Scottsdale), & Robert Vescio (Cedars-Sinai)

Date/Time: Friday (1-5pm) and Saturday (8am-5pm) August 19-20, 2016

Location: Sheraton Universal Hotel, 333 Universal Hollywood Dr, Universal City, CA. Note: You'll be quoted a room rate of $225 + tax (Fri & Sat nights only) but upon check-out, the IMF discounted room rate of $200 will apply. Call 800.325.3535 (Reservations) before July 20, 2016 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  20, $85 after that date; Sat-only - $40.

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

LLS TELECONFERENCE

Myeloma and the Immune System

Date/Time: Thursday November 12, 2015, 10:00-11:00am PST

Speaker: Dr. Raphael Fonseca, Mayo Clinic, Scotsdale, AZ

Register by ph (866) 992-9950 or online at Register Now

IMF TELECONFERENCE

Living Well with Myeloma: Myeloma 101 - Updates on Treatment & Pain Management

Date/Time: Thursday November 19, 2015, 4:00 - 5:00 PST

Note: Patients will call in on their phones and use their computer to access slides from the IMF website www.myeloma.org

Speaker: Dr. Brian Durie, Chairman of the Board, IMF

Register by online at Register Now

TELECONFERENCE: UNDERSTANDING THE IMMUNE SYSTEM IN MYELOMA

Date/Time: Thursday Mar 19, 2015, 4-5pm PST

Presenters: Dr. Brian Durie, MD (IMF Chairman of the Board)

To RSVP: immunesystem.myeloma.org

MMRF 5K RUN/WALK FUNDRAISER

Date/Time: Sunday March 22, 2015, On-site Registration Open: 11:30am; Program Begins: 12:30pm; Run/Walk Starts 1:00pm

Location: Marina Green, San Francisco

Register online at http://bit.ly/1E14zg6, select Team For Cures and Register for the SF event.

IMF PATIENT/FAMILY SEMINAR

Speakers: Drs. Brian Durie (Cedars-Sinai), others tbd

Date/Time: Friday (1-5pm) and Saturday (8am-5pm) March 27-28, 2015

Location: Sofitel San Francisco Bay, 223 Twin Dolphin Rd, Redwood City, CA. For Special Room Rate $109 + tax (Fri & Sat nights only), call 650.998-9000 before March 3, 2015 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".

Registration Cost: Fri (dinner included) & Sat (breakfast & lunch included) - $60 if your register before March 3, $85 after that date; Sat-only - $30 before March 3, $50 afterwards.

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

MMRF TELECONFERENCE/WEBCAST: "MYELOMA UPDATES FROM ASH2014"

Speakers: Drs. Robert Orlowski (MD Anderson) and Sundar Jagannath (Mount Sinai)

Date: Thursday January 8, 2015, 10-11 am PST

Click Here to Register

IMF WEBINAR: ASH UPDATE

Speaker: Brian Durie, MD (IMF, Cedar Sinai, Los AngelesDate: Thursday January 15, 2015, 4-5:30 pm PST (including Q&A)

Registration (required):

Click Here to Register

IMF Webinar: ASH Update

Speaker: Brian Durie, MD (IMF, Cedar Sinai, Los Angeles)

Date: Thursday January 16, 2014, 4-5:30 pm PST (including Q&A)

Registration (required):

https://online.myeloma.org/NetCommunity/BOA2013?srctid=1&erid=3720523&trid=784b22a3-c425-4924-900c-a7ff312a8fb5

LLS Webinar: ASH Update

Speaker: Robert Orlowski, MD (MD Anderson)

Date: Tuesday January 21, 2014, 10-11:30 pm PST (including Q&A)

Registration options:

Web: http://www.lls.org/programs

Phone: 866.992.9950 ext. 304

LLS Seminar: Emerging Therapies & Survivorship Conference

Speakers: Dan Shapiro, PhD. "A Funny Thing Happened On the Way to Chemotherapy; Jeff Wolf, MD, UCSF: Multiple Myeloma Update

Date/Time: Sat Jan 25, 2014, 8:30am - 12:30pm

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

Admission Free but Registration Required (includes breakfast):

On-line: http://bit.ly/emergingtherapies

Call: 866.450.0669

MMRF Seminar: Clinical Insights in Multiple Myeloma

Speakers: Drs. Jeff Wolf & Tom Martin, UCSF

Date/Time: Sat April 5, 2014, Registration & Breakfast: 7:30am; Program: 8:30am - 12:30pm

Location: Mission Bay Conference Center, 1675 Ownes Street, San Francisco, CA

Admission Free but Registration Required

On-line: Click Here To Register

SAVE THE DATE: MMRF 5K Run/Walk Fundraiser

Date/Time: Sunday April 6, 2014, Registration Open: 11:30am; Program Begins: 12:30pm

Location: Marina Green, San Francisco

On-line: http://www.themmrf.org/teamraiser/races/1660.html

 

MMRF Teleconference/Webcast: "Myeloma Updates from ASCO"

Speakers: Drs. Richardson (Dana Farber) and Dimopoulos (Athens)

Date: Thursday June 19, 2014, 10-11 am PST

Click Here to Register

IMF Webinar: "Myeloma Updates 2014 post ASCO/EHA/IMWG"

Speaker: Dr. Brian Durie, IMF Chairman, Cedars-Sinai

Date: Thursday June 26, 2014, 4-5 pm PST (including Q&A)

Click Here to Register

Cancer Support Community Program: "Focus on Myeloma"

Speaker: Dr. Rajesh Behl, Director Malignant Hematology Program, Alto Bates

Date: Wednesday July 16, 2014, 6:30-8 pm PST

Location: Cancer Support Community, 3276 McNutt Ave, Walnut Creek (same location as Walnut Creek Myeloma Support Group meetings)

To register for this program: Call 925.933.0107

Millennium Educational Program: "Learn More about Velcade"

Speakers: Dr. Rishi Sawhney, Valley Medical Consultant; Katie, Velcade patient

Date: Saturday August 2, 2014, Registration Start 9:30am; Program Start 10:00am

Location: San Francisco Airport; Marriott Waterfront, 1800 Old Bayshore Hwy, Burlingame, CA

To register for this program: Call 855.491.1865

IMF Patient/Family Seminar

Speakers: Drs. Brian Durie (Cedars-Sinai), Robert Kyle (Mayo-Rochester), Ola Landgren (NCI), Tom Martin (UCSF), Joseph Mikhael (Mayo-Scottsdale), & Robert Vescio (Cedars-Siani

Date/Time: Friday (1-5pm) and Saturday (8am-5pm) August 22-23, 2014

Location: Sheraton Universal Hotel, 333 Universal Hollywood Dr, Universal City, CA. For Special Room Rate $165 + tax (Fri & Sat nights only), call 888.627-7186 before July 22, 2014 or earlier because there are a limited number of rooms available at this rate.

Registration Cost: Fri (dinner included) & Sat (breakfast & lunch included) - $60 if your register before July  22, $85 after that date; Sat-only - $30 before July 22, $50 afterwards.

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

IMF Living Well Teleconference: "Understanding the Immune System and Lab Values in Myeloma"

Speaker: Ann McNeill, RN, MSN, John Theurer Cancer Center, New Jersey

Date: Thursday August 28, 2014, 4-5 pm PST

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