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Free CancerCare Telephone Workshop: Update on Lymphoma Treatment from the 2010 American Society of Hematology Annual Meeting
December 15, 2010 01:30 pm
All CancerCare workshops take place over the telephone or you can listen via live streaming online.
CancerCare will present a free Connect Education Telephone Workshop entitled: Update on Lymphoma Treatment from the 2010 American Society of Hematology (ASH) Annual Meeting. It will take place from 1:30 to 2:30pm Eastern Time.

Please join us as our expert faculty address an overview of current treatments for lymphoma, new research findings presented at ASH, how research influences treatment options, disease-specific treatment updates, clinical trials, and much more.

The featured speakers for this program are:

Owen A. O’Connor, MD, PhD, Professor of Medicine and Pharmacology, Deputy Cancer Center Director, New York University Cancer Institute, Chief, Division of Hematology and Medical Oncology, NYU Langone Medical Center

Oliver W. Press, MD, PhD, Member, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Recipient, Dr. Penny E. Petersen Memorial Chair for Lymphoma Research, Professor of Medicine, University of Washington, Co-Chair, NCI Lymphoma Steering Committee

Bruce D. Cheson, MD, Professor of Medicine, Head of Hematology, Georgetown University Hospital, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center

Brian Tomlinson, MPA, BSW, Director of Programs and Services, Lymphoma Research Foundation

Richard Dickens, MSW, Blood Cancers Program Coordinator, Mind/Body Project Coordinator, CancerCare

You can listen to this workshop over the telephone or online. The workshop is FREE and no phone charges apply.

CancerCare’s free Connect Workshops are a way for people to learn about cancer-related issues from the convenience of their home or office. Each workshop lasts for one hour, and the last 20-30 minutes include a question and answer session with our expert speakers.

We are very excited to bring this program to you and hope that you’ll join us!

For more information, contact:
CarolynMessner, DSW, LCSW-R
[email protected]