Arizona Chapter

Patient Education

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) sponsors free community-based education programs for patients, their families, caregivers and healthcare professionals.

Local doctors and other healthcare professionals lead these programs, described below. You will get information about treatment options and learn how to strengthen your decision-making and coping skills, manage treatment side effects and find resources, including financial assistance.

Please call to find local community-based education opportunities in your area:

602-567-7600 or 800-568-1372.




Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma (NHL): Keys to an Accurate Diagnosis

Topics include the importance of an accurate diagnosis, diagnostic tests, goals of treatment, current and emerging therapies.

Insurance and Pharmaceutical Costs

Do you have questions about the cost of cancer treatments?  Join us for a free workshop on insurance and pharmaceutical costs. 

Presenter: Ali McBride, PharmD, MS, MCPS

Date: Monday, November 10th

Time: 5:30pm - 7:00pm

Location: UA Cancer Center - North Campus, 3838 N. Campbell, Rm. 1290, Tucson, AZ

Light refreshments will be served.

To register or if you have questions, please call Kathleen Pickrel at 520-694-4786 or Lynn Barwick at 520-694-1855.




Meet the Expert - Myeloproliferative Neoplasms - Tucson

Wednesday, November 12th

6:00pm - 7:00pm

Click here for more information and to register 


Survivorship Workshop - Oro Valley, Tucson

Thursday, November 13th

5:30pm - 7:00pm

Click here for more information and to register


Meet the Expert - Waldenstrom's Macroglobulinemia - Scottsdale

Saturday, November 15th

10:00am - 12:00pm

Click here for more information and to register



Can't make it to one of our local programs? We also sponsor many free live and archived teleconferences, podcasts, webcasts and more that you can view at your convenience. For a complete list of our programs, see our National Patient Education Programs web page.

Need more information?

To learn more about our patient education programs, call 602-567-7600 or 800-568-1372.

last updated on Wednesday, October 29, 2014