Last Modified: April 6, 2005
Conference Dates: June 23-24, 2005
Conference Location: Courtyard Magnificent Mile Marriott, 165 East Ontario, Chicago, IL
Sponsoring Group: Northwestern University's Feinberg School of Medicine and the Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation
Conference Web Page URL: www.multiplemyeloma.org/medical_programs
Who Should Attend: June 23: Patients; June 24: Hematologists, Medical Oncologists, Oncology Nurses, Internists with Newly Diagnosed Patients
Registration Information: June 23 Patient Program: Contact the MMRF at 203-972-1250 or visit www.mulitplemyeloma.org/medical_programs. June 24 Professional Programs: contact Denise Marshall at (312)695-1392.
Conference Fees: June 23 patient program: Free; June 24 professional program: $50 registration fee
Continuing Education: Yes. 3.75 Category 1 credits available for physicians
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