North Texas Chapter

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Lone Star Blood Cancer Conference


10th Annual Lone Star Blood Cancer Conference

Saturday, February 21, 2015 

Thank you for attending!

 

Conference Pictures 

Complete Agenda 

 

Conference Power Point Presentations
Only those presentations given permission by their presenter are shared below. Versions may vary slightly from what was presented at the conference if the presenter made changes after submitting their presentations to us.

Patient/Caregiver Track
Multiple Myeloma - A Brief Overview of Disease Management and New Treatments Christopher Maisel, M.D.

Indolent Non-Hodgkin Lymphomas and Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia - A Brief Overview of Disease Management and New Treatments
Dicke, M.D., Ph.D.
Email Priscilla Vigliante at PriscillaVigliante@texashealth.org to receive a copy of this presentation.

Integrative Options for Blood Cancer Patients
Katherine Anderson, ND, FABNO

Research Today: Changing How We Treat Blood Cancers Now & In the Future 
J. Blake Pond, M.S.

Best Practice Medical Care for Adolescents and Young Adults with Leukemia and Lymphoma
Karen Albritton, M.D.

Aggressive Non-Hodgkin Lymphomas - A Brief Overview of Disease Management and New Treatments
Estil Vance, M.D.

Survivorship Care Plan - What is that? Why do I need one?
Kristin Simar, RN, ANP-BC

Accessing Resources: Tools for Before, During and After Treatment
Gail M. Sperling, MPH, CHES and Shayna Diamond, Patient Access Manager

Myelodysplastic Syndromes - A Brief Overview of Disease Management and New Treatments
Carolina Escobar, M.D.

CML & Myeloprolific Neoplasms - A Brief Overview of Disease Management and New Treatments
Roger Lyons, M.D.

Rehabilitation of Patients Diagnosed with Blood Cancers: How Therapy Can Help Improve Your Quality of Life
Brooke Ellis, PT, DPT and Wendy Williams, PT

Can How You Eat Impact Your Health? Mindful Eating 101
Melissa Garner, LPC, MPS-ATR and Megan Lyons, Certified Holistic Health Practitioner

  

Healthcare Professional Track

The Best of American Society of Hematology® - Top 3 Research Studies Reviewed
Larry Anderson, Jr., M.D., Ph.D. 

Navigating the Journey: Helping the Caregiver Survive
Phyllis Yount, LCSW

Early Experimental Therapeutic Trials for Hematologic Malignancies
Arthur E. Frankel, M.D.

Cancer Survivorship and Developing Cancer Survivorship Care Plans
Kristin Simar, RN, ANP-BC

Unmasking the Villain and Hitting the Target: Immune/Targeted Therapies for Blood Cancers
Alan Miller, M.D.

Healthcare Professional Learning Objectives

last updated on Wednesday, March 11, 2015
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