Workshop Date and Time

Thursday, June 13, 2019, 4:00 – 5:00 pm, Eastern Time Register Now

Registrants can listen in live over the phone or online as a webcast.

Topics Covered

  • Overview of Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia (CLL)
  • Current Treatment Options
  • New and Emerging Treatment Approaches
  • Clinical Trial Updates
  • How Research Contributes to Your Treatment Options
  • Managing Symptoms & Treatment Side Effects
  • Follow-Up Care
  • Quality-of-Life Concerns
  • Questions for Our Panel of Experts

Our Panel of Experts

Daniel O. Persky, MD

Associate Professor, Medicine, Associate Director of Clinical Investigations, Director, Clinical Trials Office, University of Arizona Cancer Center, Principal Investigator, Lymphoma Research Team

Mazyar Shadman, MD, MPH

Assistant Member, Clinical Research Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Assistant Professor, Medical Oncology Division, University of Washington School of Medicine

Deborah M. Stephens, DO

Assistant Professor, Division of Hematology and Hematologic Malignancies, Department of Internal Medicine, Physician Leader, Hematology Clinical Trials Research Group, Huntsman Cancer Institute, University of Utah

Patricia Koffman

Co-Founder and Executive Director, CLL Society Inc.

Carolyn Messner, DSW, OSW-C, FAPOS, FAOSW

Director of Education and Training, CancerCare

Continuing Education Credits

Live Only

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 connect@cancercare.org after the program. All paperwork for continuing education credit must be requested, completed, and submitted within two weeks of the live program.

Brochure

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The information presented in this workshop is provided for your general information only. It is not intended as medical advice and should not be relied upon as a substitute for consultations with qualified health professionals who are aware of your specific situation. We encourage you to take information and questions back to your individual health care provider as a way of creating a dialogue and partnership about your cancer and your treatment.

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