Workshop Date and Time
Wednesday, April 10, 2019, 12:30 – 1:30 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
- Clinical Trials
- Managing Symptoms & Side Effects, including Controlling Complications
- Peripheral Neuropathy
- Key Questions to Ask Your Health Care Team, including Treatment Follow-Up Care
- Quality-of-Life Concerns
- Mapping the Future of WM
- Questions for Our Panel of Experts
Our Panel of Experts
Stephen M. Ansell, MD, PhD
Professor of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Consultant, Division of Hematology, Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic
Jorge J. Castillo, MD
Clinical Director, Bing Center for Waldenstrom’s Macroglobulinemia, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Assistant Professor, Harvard Medical School
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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