Rocky Mountain Chapter

www.lls.org/rm

2015 Rocky Mountain Blood Cancer Conference


Someday Is Today

 

 

REGISTRATION NOW OPEN!!!
5
th Annual Rocky Mountain Blood Cancer Conference

Saturday, April 11, 2015!

New Location:

Crowne Plaza Convention Center

15500 E. 40th Ave.

Denver, CO 80239

Easy to access!  Free parking!

8:15am - 4:00pm

We are excited to announce our keynote speaker

Ethan Zohn!  

You may remember Ethan from the third season of Survivor: Africa
Not only did he win the reality show Survivor, but he is also a blood cancer survivor!  Join us to hear Ethan's inspirational story!

 

Patient/Caregiver Education Topics

*A Brief Overview of Disease Management and New Treatments
   Mulitple Myeloma
   Indolent Non-Hodgkin Lymphomas and Chronic Lymphocytic
    Leukemia
   Acute Leukemias
   Aggressive Non-Hodgkin Lymphomas
   Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia and Myeloprolific Neoplasm


*Complementary and Integrative medicine for blood cancer patients
*The latest trends in blood cancer research
*Coping with a Cancer Diagnosis
*Accessing Resources
*Pain Management
*Clinical Trials

Healthcare Professional Topics

*The Best of American Society of Hematology
*Immune and Targeted Therapies, Including CAR T Cells
*Survivorship Care Planning
*Caring for Interpersonally-Challenging Patients and Caregivers

Conference Brochure/Agenda

The Crowne Plaza is offering a special rate of $99 for participants of the Rocky Mountain Blood Cancer Conference for the nights of April 8 -12, 2015. To make reservations, please call 1-888-233-9527 or go online: https://resweb.passkey.com/go/bloodcancer Please use Leukemia & Lymphoma for the group identification code when calling. Cut-off date to receive this rate is March 18, 2015.


PLEASE CAREFULLY CHOOSE THE CORRECT REGISTRATION OPTION BELOW.


Patients, Survivors, Caregivers & General Public - CLICK HERE

Healthcare professionals who do NOT want CEUs are welcome to register for any breakout session. For these professionals, please use the link above.

 

Healthcare Professionals wanting CEUs - CLICK HERE

Healthcare professionals wanting CEUs MUST register for, and attend, Healthcare Profesional Track breakout sessions only in order to receive Continuing Education Units. For these professionals, please use the second registration link above.


Continuing Education Credits
Approved for Healthcare Professional Track Only
Approval for nurses has been obtained by the National Office of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society under provider number CEP 5832 to award 4.0 continuing education contact hours through the California Board of Registered Nursing. The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS), provider number 1105, is approved as a provider for social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) www.aswb.org Approved Continuing Education Program (ACE). Approval Period: 12/2014-12/2017. LLS maintains responsibility for the program. Social workers should contact their regulatory board to determine course approval. Social workers will receive 4.0 CE clinical lock hour(s). Upon completion of this program and submission of the activity evaluation, a certificate of completion will be issued to you following the program. Partial credit WILL NOT be offered. License number MUST be entered on evaluation form the day of the conference to receive certificate onsite. Learning Objectives

National Presenting Sponsors:

Takeda

Teva

Genetech

ONYX

Incyte

Gilead

Pharmacyclics

Program Sponsor:

CTCA

Print Sponsor:

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last updated on Tuesday, March 03, 2015
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