CancerCare will offer a free telephone workshop today, Advances in the Treatment of Multiple Myeloma, from 1:30 to 2:30 pm Eastern Time.
Expert speakers will discuss the current standard of care and new treatment options, how clinical trials contribute to treatment options, symptom and pain management, dental care before, during, and after
treatment, communicating with your health care team, and much more. The half hour presentation will be followed by a question and answer session with the speakers, moderated by Dr. Carolyn Messner, Director of Education and Training at CancerCare.
The featured speakers are:
Kenneth C. Anderson, MD, Kraft Family Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Chief, Division of Hematologic Neoplasia, Director, LeBow Institute for Myeloma Therapeutics, Director, Jerome Lipper
Multiple Myeloma Center, Vice Chair, Program in Transfusion Medicine, Department of Medical Oncology, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Noopur Raje, MD, Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Harvard
Medical School, Director, Multiple Myeloma Program, Medical Oncology, Massachusetts, General Hospital, Douglas E. Peterson, DMD, PhD, Chair, Program in Head & Neck Cancer and oral Oncology, Neag Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of Connecticut Health Center and Richard Dickens, MSW, Blood Cancers Program Coordinator, Mind/Body Project Coordinator, CancerCare.
This teleconference is free – no phone charges apply. Call to register:
1-800-813-4673. Too late? Here is log in info:
Conference ID: 76463965
(NOTE, THE CONFERENCE ID IS REQUIRED TO ACCESS THIS FREE TELECONFERENCE)
Toll Free Dial-In: 866-393-4674 (US/Canada)
I try to listen to these as often as possible and report my notes and impressions back to you. Unfortunately, I have a scheduling conflict and cannot do that today.
Questions? Contact Lauren Farley, Education Technical Coordinator, CancerCare
Toll-Free: 1-800-813-HOPE (4673) or by e-mail: LFarley@cancercare.org
Feel good and keep smiling! Pat