Researchers & Healthcare Professionals

Living with Slow-Growing Lymphoma

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Date: Tuesday May 21, 2013
CE Credit Available Until: February 15, 2015
Location: Virtual Lecture
Target Audience: Oncology nurses and social workers involved in the treatment of slow-growing lymphomas
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Activity Purpose

To educate oncology nurses and social workers about diagnosis and treatment of slow-growing lymphomas.

Educational Objectives

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

  • Explain follicular and other slow-growing lymphomas
  • Describe current and emerging treatments, including stem cell transplant, for follicular and other slow-growing lymphomas
  • Communicate the role of clinical trials in the advancement of treatment
  • Discuss patient-provider communications about treatment options, including clinical trials
  • Discuss patient-provider communications about side effects management 


Stephen M. Ansell, MD, PhD
Professor of Medicine
Division of Hematology
Department of Internal Medicine
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN

Sponsors and Supporters

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

last updated on Tuesday, February 18, 2014