Clinical Controversies in Multiple Myeloma

Last Modified: April 1, 2007

Conference Dates: May 17, 2007
Conference Location: Four Seasons Hotel Chicago

Sponsoring Group: MMRF and Northwestern Univ. Feinberg School of Medicine

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Topics Covered:

  1. Identify the prognostic indicators and diagnostic approaches to multiple myeloma.
  2. Discuss the latest advances in stem cell transplantation, treatments for bone disease and supportive care management.
  3. Describe the role and appropriate use of novel treatments for multiple myeloma in frontline, relapsed and salvaged settings.

Conference Objectives: Provide a comprehensive overview of the latest information about multiple myeloma biological and clinical research.

Who Should Attend: Hematologists, Medical Oncologists, Oncology Nurses, Internists with recently diagnosed patients

Conference Agenda:

  • Welcome & Introduction - Seema Singhal, MD
  • Frontline Therapy - Ivan Borello, MD
  • Transplant - Jayesh Mehta, MD
  • Relapsed/Refractory Disease - Sagar Lonial, MD
  • Supportive Care - Mohamad Hussein, MD
  • Clinical Trials - Todd Zimmerman, MD
  • Panel Q & A

Registration Information: for details and registration.

Conference Fees: Free

Continuing Education: Yes

Miscellany: Complimentary dinner