Lymphoma Workshop: Understanding Lymphoma Basics and Current Treatment Options
Bruce D. Cheson, MD, FACP, FAAAS
Professor of Medicine, Head of Hematology
Deputy Chief, Division of Hematology-Oncology
Georgetown University Hospital bio
Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center
About the Workshop
The Lymphoma Research Foundation's Lymphoma Workshop provides the latest information about lymphoma and Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia (CLL), current treatment options and support issues to members of the lymphoma community across the United States. The Washington, DC Lymphoma Workshop is the premier patient education and networking forum in the region.
Reasons to Attend
8:15 AM Welcome and LRF Overview
8:30 AM Profile of Hope: Survivor Story
9:00 AM Understanding Lymphoma: Plenary Session
Lymphoma Overview – Bruce Cheson, MD, FACP, FAAAS, Georgetown University Hospital – bio
10:30 AM Question and Answer Panel
11:00 AM Morning Break
11:30 AMDisease-Specific Breakout Sessions (Select One)
Aggressive B-Cell Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma (DLBCL / Burkitt Lymphoma) – Kieron Dunleavy, MD, George Washington University
Lunch and Learn – Immuno Oncology – Bruce Cheson, MD, FACP, FAAAS, Georgetown University Hospital
2:00 PMLiving with Lymphoma Breakout Sessions (Select One)
Managing Treatment Side Effects – Aimee Chappell, MSN, ANP-BC, OCN, Georgetown University Hospital
3:15 PMWorkshop Concludes
This program is free for people affected with lymphoma and their loved ones; however, pre-registration is required.
+ Meals: Breakfast and lunch will be provided for all registered attendees. If you have any dietary restrictions, please contact email@example.com.
+ Parking: Parking location here or ( alternate web link here ) for $10 flat rate for the day. Enter at 1050 18th St. NW.
* Guest Rooms: Please contact the hotel directly to inquire about guest room rates. Please note: LRF does not have a block of discounted hotel rooms for this program.
For additional information, please contact a member of our Lymphoma Helpline staff at firstname.lastname@example.org or (800) 500-9976.
This program is supported through unrestricted educational grants to the Lymphoma Research Foundation from:
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