Treatment Options for Blood Cancer Patients Conference

Saturday, May 21, 2016
7:30 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.

Belvedere Events & Banquets
1170 W Devon Ave, Elk Grove Village, IL 60007

Leukemia • Lymphoma • Multiple Myeloma • MDS
This FREE conference has something for everyone!

CONFERENCE AGENDA
7:30 - 8:00
Registration
8:00 - 8:10
Welcome / Introductions
Dr. Patrick Stiff
Loyola University Medical Center
8:15 - 8:35
BMT Update: Haplo-identical Transplant
Dr. Zeina Al-Mansour

Loyola University Medical Center
8:40 - 9:00
Multiple Myeloma - Is It Now a Curable Disease?

Dr. Pritesh Patel
University of Illinois Chicago Medical Center
9:05 - 9:25
New Approaches for Transplant Patients

Dr. Linda Burns
National Marrow Donor Program/Be The Match
9:25 - 9:40
BREAK
9:40 - 10:00
Treatment Approaches for Low Grade Lymphomas

Dr. Parameswaran Venugopal
Rush University Medical Center
10:05 - 10:25
The Increasing Use of Targeted Therapies
for Leukemia and Lymphoma
Dr. Shira Dinner

Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center
of Northwestern University
10:30 - 10:50
Evolving Therapies for Elderly Patients with Blood Cancers

Dr. Andrew Artz
University of Chicago Hospitals
10:55 - 11:25
CART T-Cells: New Effective Therapy
for Leukemia and Lymphoma

Dr. Patrick Stiff
Loyola University Medical Center
11:25 - 11:40
BREAK
11:40 - 12:45
Physician Panel: Ask the Experts
(During Lunch)


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*Please note:
The presentations above will be available to view on this web page
approximately 10 days after the program.

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