Treatment Options for Blood Cancer Patients Conference

Leukemia ~ Lymphoma ~ Multiple Myeloma ~ MDS and other hematological malignancies

Saturday, June 14, 2014 - 7:30 a.m. – 12:45 p.m.   Register now, click here.

Belvedere Events & Banquets
1170 W. Devon
Elk Grove Village, Ill.


How Will This Program Help You?

  • You'll learn more about your disease, current treatments and emerging therapies.
  • You'll have a chance to ask questions of the expert physicians panel.
  • You'll hear from other patients and caregivers also coping with a blood cancer.
  • Get connected to a support network.
7:30am - 8:00am
8:00am - 8:10 am
Welcome / Introductions

Dr. Patrick Stiff
Loyola University Medical Center
8:15 am - 8:35 am
Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia (CLL)
Dr. Parameswaran Venugopal

Rush University Medical Center
8:40 am - 9:00 am
Multiple Myeloma
Dr. Todd Zimmerman
The University of Chicago Medicine
9:05 am - 9:25 am
Approaches for Increasing Transplants for "Donor-less" Patients
Dr. Willis Navarro

National Marrow Donor Program
9:40 am - 10:00 am
Advances in Bone Marrow Transplantation

Dr. Patrick Stiff
Loyola University Medical Center
10:05 am - 10:25 am
Myelodysplastic (MDS) and Myelofibrosis Syndromes
Dr. Damiano Rondelli

University of Illinois Medical Center at Chicago
10:30 am - 10:50 am
Acute Myelogenous Leukemia (AML)
Dr. Olga Frankfurt

Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center
of Northwestern University
10:55 am - 11:25 am
New Targeted Therapies for Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma (NHL)
Dr. Scott Smith

Loyola University Medical Center
11:40 am - 12:25 pm
Physician Panel: Ask the Experts (During Lunch)

All Physicians

Online registration click here.

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