Clinical Controversies in Multiple Myeloma

Cleveland Clinic Foundation and the Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation
Last Modified: July 15, 2006

Conference Dates: Friday, September 8, 2006: 8:00AM - 11:00AM
Conference Location: Intercontinental Hotel, 9801 Carengie Avenue, Cleveland, Ohio

Sponsoring Group: Cleveland Clinic Foundation and the Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation

Conference Web Page URL: www.multiplemyeloma.org/medical_programs/index.html?Event=04

Topics Covered:

  • Staging/Prognostic Indicators
  • Frontline Therapy
  • The Role of Stem Cell Transplantation
  • Supportive Care and Bone Disease
  • Novel Therapies and Clinical Trials

Conference Objectives:

  1. Identify the prognostic indicators and diagnostic approaches to multiple myeloma;
  2. Discuss the latest advances in stem cell transplantation, treatment 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: Hematologiests, Medical Oncologists, Oncology Nurses, Internists with recently diagnosed patients

Registration Information: Advanced registration is requested. Registration deadline is Tuesday, September 5, 2006. Register online at: www.clevelandclinicmeded.com/registration.htm. For more information visit: www.multiplemyeloma.org/symposia.

Conference Fees: Free

Continuing Education: Yes