Novel Therapeutic Approaches in the Treatment of Multiple Myeloma

Last Modified: April 6, 2005

Conference Dates: June 9-10, 2005
Conference Location: Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, 1100 Fairview Avenue N., Seattle, WA

Sponsoring Group: University of Washington School of Medicine and the Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation

Conference Web Page URL: www.multiplemyeloma.org/medical_programs

Conference Objectives:

  1. Indentify 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 throughout the disease progression.

Who Should Attend: June 9: Patients; June 10: Hematologists, Medical Oncologists, Oncology Nurses, Internists with Newly Diagnosed Patients

Registration Information: Contact the MMRF at 203-972-1250 or visit www.mulitplemyeloma.org/medical_programs

Conference Fees: Patient Program: Free; Professional Program: $35 Registration Fee

Continuing Education: Yes. 3 Category 1 credits available for physicians

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