The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) sponsors free community-based education programs for patients, their families, caregivers and healthcare professionals.
Local specialists, physicians, nurses 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.
Upcoming Programs Include:
and Lynn Marzinski, RN, MSN, AOCN
University of Kansas Cancer Center
Saturday, April 5, from 8:30 a.m. (registration) with program beginning at 9 a.m.
Free to patients and their caregivers. Light breakfast and lunch will be provided.
Held at :
Brio Italian Cafe on the Country Club Plaza
502 Nichols Rd.
Kansas City, MO 64112
GREAT information about treatment options and meeting others who are living with a similar diagnosis.
Register today by calling (913) 262-1515. Space is limited!
Sponsored locally by Incyte.
Sponsored nationally by grants from Millennium: The Takeda Oncology Company, Celgene and Novartis.
For assistance for those with disabilities or grievances, please call Amy Michale at (913) 262-1515.
Topics include the importance of an accurate diagnosis, diagnostic tests, goals of treatment, current and emerging therapies.
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.
To learn more about our patient education programs, call 913.262.1515.