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Lymphoma Workshop: Understanding Lymphoma Basics and Current Treatment Options

Bloomington, Minnesota
Saturday, October 4, 2014

Free Educational Program for Members of the Lymphoma Community

 

Register online here 

Date and Time
Location
Program Chair
About the Workshop
Reasons to Attend
Program Agenda and Speaking Faculty
Additional Information
Registration Instructions - Online here
Program Partners
Program Supporters

Date and Time
Saturday, October 26, 2013
7:30 AM – 3:30 PM

Location
Hilton Minneapolis / St. Paul Airport - Mall of America
3800 American Boulevard East
Bloomington, MN 55425
www.hilton.com



Program Chair
Thomas M. Habermann, MD
Professor of Medicine
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine

About the Workshop
The Lymphoma Research Foundation's Lymphoma Workshop provides the latest information about lymphoma, current treatment options and support issues to members of the lymphoma community across the United States. The Minnesota Lymphoma Workshop is the premier patient education and networking forum in the region.

Reasons to Attend

 

  • Learn about your specific type of lymphoma, treatment options, clinical trials and novel concepts during the comprehensive disease-specific breakout sessions.
  • Hear a variety of presentations and have your specific questions answered from our expert speaking faculty comprised of lymphoma specialists and patient support experts.
  • Meet other people with your same type of lymphoma during breakfast, lunch and breakout sessions.
Program Agenda 

 Time Session/Topic
7:30 AM Registration,  Exhibits and Continental Breakfast

8:15 AM Opening Remarks
Brian Tomlinson, MPA, BSW, Lymphoma Research Foundation

8:45 AMUnderstanding Lymphoma Plenary Session- (Session explanation here)
Introduction to the Minnesota Lymphoma Workshop
Thomas Habermann, MD, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
Lymphoma Overview
Grzegorz Nowakowski, MD, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
Clinical Trials
Thomas Witzig, MD, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine

10:15 AM Question and Answer Panel
Moderator: Thomas Habermann, MD, Mayo Clinic College Medicine
Panel: Thomas Habermann, MD, Mayo Clinic College Medicine and Thomas Witzig, MD, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine

10:45 AMMorning Break

11:00 AM Breakout Sessions: Disease-Specific (Select One) - (Session explanation here) Aggressive Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma
Grzegorz Nowakowski, MD, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia (CLL)
Timothy Call, MD, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
Cutaneous Lymphoma
Kimberly Bohjanen, MD, University of Minnesota
Follicular Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma
Thomas Habermann, MD, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
Hodgkin Lymphoma
Carrie Thompson, MD, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
Mantle Cell Lymphoma
Thomas Witzig, MD, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
Waldenstrom's Macroglobulinemia
Stephen Ansell, MD, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine

12:30 PM Networking Lunch

1:30 PM An Interview with Lymphoma Patients and their Families
Panel: Janine Gauthier Mullady, Life Reset Solutions and Thomas Habermann, MD, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine

2:30 PM   Afternoon Break

2:45 PM    Breakout Sessions: Living with Lymphoma (Select One ) - (Session explanation here)

Lymphoma Survivorship
Carrie Thompson, MD, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
Nutrition
Alice Shapiro, PhD, RD, Frauenshuh Cancer Center/Park Nicollet Health Services
Transplant Options
Steve Ansell, MD, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine

3:30 PM Program Concludes

Additional Information
This program is free for people affected with lymphoma and their loved ones; however, pre-registration is required. 
+ Meals: Continental breakfast and lunch will be provided for all registered attendees.   
* Guest Rooms: Please contact the Hilton Minneapolis/St. Paul Airport Hotel at (952) 854-2100 if you want to reserve a guest room at the hotel.  Please note: LRF does not have a block of discounted hotel rooms for this program.
+ Parking: Free parking at hotel.

For additional information, please contact a member of our Lymphoma Helpline staff at helpline@ lymphoma.or g or (800) 500-9976.

Three Easy Ways to Register
Online:  Closed
Phone:  Closed
E-mail: mspellman@ lymphoma.org

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Program Partners

This program is sponsored by the Lymphoma Research Foundation and is presented in collaboration with:

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Program Supporters

This program is supported through unrestricted educational grants to the Lymphoma Research Foundation from:

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