Last Modified: April 6, 2005
Conference Dates: May 19-20, 2005
Conference Location: Best Western Boston, The Inn at Longwood Medical, 342 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA
Sponsoring Group: Dana-Farber/Partners CancerCare, Harvard Medical School, Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation
Conference Web Page URL: www.multiplemyeloma.org/medical_programs
Who Should Attend: Patients (May 19); Hematologists, Medical Oncologists, Oncology Nurses, Internists with Newly Diagnosed Patients
Conference Fees: Free Patient Program, $25 Professional Registration
Continuing Education: Yes. 4 category 1 credits available for physicians.
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