Navigation Links
Kidney Cancer Association and Stanford University Faculty Collaborate on Patient Education
Date:7/31/2014

San Francisco, Calif. (PRWEB) July 31, 2014

Held at the Stanford Cancer Center, the event provides newly diagnosed patients with an overview of the disease and its treatment. Survivors will find information about the management of drug side effects, as well as updates on the state-of-the-art with respect to newer therapies.

“We’re grateful to Dr. Sandy Srinivas for organizing this educational opportunity,” says KCA CEO Bill Bro, a 25-year survivor of kidney cancer. “Sandy and her colleagues have put together a program that balances the needs of those recently diagnosed with those of patients on continued therapy for advanced disease. There’s no question that people are living longer than ever before, while dealing with kidney cancer.”

A panel discussion and lunchtime breakout sessions will provide opportunities for patients to ask questions and meet other families that are coping with a loved one’s kidney cancer. Reservations are limited and may be made online.

KCA is a charitable organization made up of patients, family members, physicians, researchers, and other health professionals globally. It is the world’s first international charity dedicated specifically to the eradication of death and suffering from renal cancers. It is also by far the largest organization of its kind, with members in more than 100 countries.

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/kidney-cancer/patient-meeting/prweb12060290.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2014 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Page: 1

Related biology technology :

1. Kidney Cancer Association Joins CNN iReport
2. Study Suggests C1-INH May Aid in Prevention of Antibody-Mediated Rejection Following Kidney Transplant
3. Astute Medical To Host Kidney Injury Symposium
4. OrganJet customer receives kidney transplant years faster due to smart multiple listing
5. Study Says Kidney Bean Leaves Work Against Bed Bugs, My Cleaning Products Compares Its With a Non-Pesticide Bed Bug Spray
6. World Kidney Day Symposium at Allegheny General Hospital Brings Attention to Disease that Afflicts 26 Million People in U.S.
7. Stem Cells Show Promise in Extending Transplanted Kidneys’ Survival Time
8. Astute Medical, Inc. Advancing Next Generation Acute Kidney Injury Biomarkers
9. A new treatment for kidney disease-associated heart failure?
10. The PROOF Centre of Excellence Partners with OriGene Technologies on Heart & Kidney Transplant Biomarker Program
11. Draper Device Could Help Pave Way Towards “Kidney-On-A-Chip” Development
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:2/3/2020)... , ... February 03, 2020 , ... ... in Cambridge, MA, announce that OmniType, the 11-locus, single tube multiplex successor to ... is a best-in-class product featuring locus-multiplexing and short library preparation, for HLA genotyping ...
(Date:1/27/2020)... ... 2020 , ... Cerebyte, the leader in “instant mentoring” solutions ... the availability of neuroscience of transformational leadership workshops. These highly interactive, hands-on workshops ... and change research to become great transformational leaders. The workshops are ...
(Date:1/24/2020)... ... January 24, 2020 , ... Sierra Instruments, global leader in ... controllers ideal for BioPharm OEMS. Sierra also announces RedyCompact™ flow ... instruments employ high-precision MEMS (Micro-Electro Mechanical Systems) technology utilizing an advanced, ultra-stable no-drift ...
(Date:1/22/2020)... ... January 21, 2020 , ... COBO Technologies and ... editing. The partners have agreed to co-develop and market a portfolio of CRISPR ... pre-clinical programs. Over the longer-term, the parties aim to develop a COBO branded ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:1/30/2020)... ... ... Accelera Canada , a full-service firm delivering end-to-end commercialization services to emerging ... the company has opened the doors of its first office in Toronto, following two ... so thrilled to now have all our partners and their highly skilled teams under ...
(Date:1/29/2020)... ... January 29, 2020 , ... VGXI, a world leading ... a DNA vaccine against the novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) that has recently emerged in ... to $9 million from the Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations (CEPI) will fund ...
(Date:1/27/2020)... ... , ... On Thursday, February 20, 2020 at 10am EST (3pm GMT/UK), join ... Richard Castle, Global Account Manager Medical Device at PRISYM ID for an ... timing deadlines, best practices in creating and submitting product data and best practices in ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):