Researchers & Healthcare Professionals

Myeloma - Diagnosis and Treatment Update

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Date: November 14, 2012
CE Credit Available Until: July 7, 2014
Location: Virtual Lecture
Target Audience: Oncology nurses and social workers involved in the treatment of myeloma  
Read: Myeloma News | Program Slides
Listen: Presentation | Q&A Session
Access: Virtual Lecture

Activity Purpose

To educate oncology nurses and social workers about myeloma diagnosis and treatment

Educational Objectives

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

  • Describe goals of myeloma treatment
  • Identify current treatments and emerging therapies, including updates on stem cell transplantation and maintenance therapy
  • Review updates on side effects management
  • Explain the importance of patient and healthcare team communications


Ruben Niesvizky,MD
Director, Multiple Myeloma Center
Associate Attending Physician
Division of Hematology/Oncology
Weill Medical College of Cornell University
New York, New York

Sponsors and Supporters

This program is sponsored by The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society and supported by grants from Celgene Corporation, Millennium: The Takeda Oncology Company, and Onyx Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

last updated on Thursday, June 27, 2013