Workshop Date and Time
Wednesday, June 27, 2018, 1:30 – 2:30 pm, Eastern Time Register Now
Registrants can listen in live over the phone or online as a webcast.
- Overview of Waldenstrom’s Macroglobulinemia
- Symptoms & Signs
- Front Line Treatment for WM
- Treatment for Relapsed/Refractory WM
- Standard of Care & New Treatment Approaches
- Translating Genomic Findings into New Treatment Opportunities for WM
- The Role of Clinical Trials
- Symptom & Side Effect Management, including Reducing Complications
- Peripheral Neuropathy
- Communicating with Your Health Care Team about Your Quality-of-Life
- Mapping the Future of WM
- Questions for Our Panel of Experts
Our Panel of Experts
Jorge J. Castillo, MD
Clinical Director, Bing Center for Waldenstrom’s Macroglobulinemia, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Morie A. Gertz, MD, MACP
Consultant, Division of Hematology, Bone Marrow Transplant Program, Chair Emeritus Internal Medicine, Roland Seidler Jr. Professor Department of Medicine, College of Medicine, Mayo Distinguished Clinician, Mayo Clinic Rochester
President, IWMF - The International Waldenstrom’s Macroglobulinemia Foundation
Caroline Edlund, MSW
Online Support Group Program Director, CancerCare
Continuing Education Credits
Social Workers: This program has been submitted to the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, an approved provider through the Texas State Board of Social Work Examiners, provider #CS4607, for 1.0 Contact Hour.
Cancer Care, Inc. is recognized by the New York State Education Department’s State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers #SW-0088. This workshop is approved for 1.0 Contact Hour.
Registered Dietitians: This program has been submitted to the Commission on Dietetic Registration for one Continuing Professional Education Unit (CPEU).
To request continuing education paperwork, please email your name, profession, and address to firstname.lastname@example.org after the program. All paperwork for continuing education credit must be requested, completed, and submitted within two weeks of the live program.
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