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Date: May 1, 2013
CE Credit Available Until: December 24, 2014
Location: Virtual Lecture
Target Audience: Oncology nurses and social workers involved in the treatment of CLL
Read: CLL Spotlight | Transcript
Download: Program Slides
Listen: Presentation | Q&A Session | Extended Q&A
Access: Virtual Lecture

Activity Purpose

To educate oncology nurses and social workers about chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL)

Educational Objectives

At the conclusion of this program, participants should be able to:

  • List CLL signs and symptoms
  • Describe tests used to diagnose and stage CLL
  • Describe current and emerging treatments for CLL patients
  • Explain personalized CLL treatment plans
  • Describe the importance of clinical trials to improve CLL patient outcomes
  • Discuss CLL side effects management and quality of life  

Speaker

John C. Byrd, MD
D. Warren Brown Chair of Leukemia Research
Professor of Medicine, Medicinal Chemistry, and Veterinary Biosciences
Director
, Division of Hematology, Department of Medicine
The Ohio State University
Columbus, Ohio

Sponsors and Supporters

This program is sponsored by The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society and supported by a grant from Teva Oncology.

last updated on Thursday, June 27, 2013
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