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.
LLS invites you to a FREE conference for patients, caregivers, and healthcare professionals.
New Advances & Learnings about WM from the International Physician Community
Speaker: Jeffrey Matous, MD, Medical Director, Colorado Blood Cancer Institute
Organization/Affiliation: Colorado Blood Cancer Institute
Date: Saturday, October 25, 2014
Time: 9:30am - 12:00pm
Location: Presbyterian/St. Luke's Medical Center, Colorado Room North, 1719 E. 19th Ave., Denver
Dr. Matous will:
Please contact Cindy Furst at 970-667-5343 or 970-227-4686 or firstname.lastname@example.org to register.
Complimentary light breakfast will be served.
Supported by a Grant from:
For Healthcare Professionals
Myeloma: Diagnosis, Treatment & Side Effects Management
Speaker: Steven Schuster, MD
Organization/Affiliation: University of Colorado Health
Date: October 29th, 2014
Time: 5:30pm dinner and registration, 6:00pm program
Location: 2121 E. Harmony Road, Ste. 170, Fort Collins, CO
Goal: To educate oncology nurses and social workers on the current and emerging therapies in the treatment of myeloma.
Approval for nurses has been obtained by the National Office of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society to award 2.0 continuing education contact hours. Social workers will receive 2.0 CE (1.50 clinical and .50 social work ethics) clock hours.
To register, CLICK HERE.
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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 720-440-8620.