Navigation Links
John Theurer Cancer Center to host inaugural Mantle Cell Lymphoma Symposium
Date:11/7/2011

ide patients, oncologists and other healthcare professionals with the kind of information usually only gleaned in big medical conferences," said Liz Hart McMillan, a five-year lymphoma survivor and co-founder of the "Our MCL Family" Facebook group which provides education and support to MCL survivors and caregivers.

The Mantle Cell Lymphoma Symposium will be streamed live from the MCL Facebook group and JTCancerCenter.org. Survivors, caregivers and healthcare professionals from around the world will have the opportunity to watch the event and ask questions in real time using the MCL Facebook group chat feature.

"We're excited to be the first Facebook group to use Livestreaming for patient education and to build awareness of clinical trials of novel therapies, which often offer the very best treatment options for this and other rare cancers," said Ms. McMillan.

Topics to be discussed at the Mantle Cell Lymphoma Symposium include the latest treatment options for new and relapsed MCL, novel and emerging therapies in managing MCL, the role of stem cell transplantation, the emerging role of maintenance therapies and optimizing MCL survivorship through scientifically backed nutrition, exercise and integrative therapies. The event includes complimentary breakfast and lunch.

The international panel of experts will update patients and healthcare professionals on the most recent advances in treatment and research. Speakers and their topics include:

  • Andre Goy, M.D., M.S. Chairman and Director, Chief of Lymphoma, the John Theurer Cancer Center: Working Toward Cure and Less Toxic Treatment: Emerging and Novel Therapies for MCL
  • Elias Campo, M.D, Ph.D. Chief, Hematopathology Unit and Clinical Director, Center for Biomedical Diagnosis, Hospital Clinic, University of Barcelona: Understanding the Biology and Prognostic Markers of MCL
  • Jorge E. Romaguera, M.D. Deputy Chairman, Division of Cancer Medicine, Lymphoma/Myeloma
    '/>"/>

Contact: Amy Leahing
amy.leahing@zibbel.com
305-458-0599
John Theurer Cancer Center
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. John Theurer Cancer Center hosts New Frontiers in the Management of Solid and Liquid Tumors
2. John Theurer Cancer Center among first clinical trial sites to join landmark MMRF study
3. Lymphoma Research Foundation and John Theurer Cancer Center collaborate for Lymphoma Rounds program
4. John Theurer Cancer Center and the Promise Foundation partner to offer free skin cancer screenings
5. The John Theurer Cancer Center to host Seventh Annual Neuro-Oncology Symposium
6. John Theurer Cancer Center first in New Jersey to offer complete capabilities of Provenge
7. The MMRF and John Theurer Cancer Center to host patient symposium
8. John Theurer Cancer Center orthopedic oncologist shares new limb sparing surgical techniques
9. John Theurer Cancer Center to host Eighth Annual Northern New Jersey Breast Cancer Conference
10. Oncology basic research director at John Theurer Cancer Center continues transplantation research
11. John Theurer Cancer Center presents studies on promising therapies for aggressive blood cancers
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:2/28/2015)... 28, 2015 Gerald “Solutionman” Haman surveyed ... or barriers to innovative thinking. “The #1 block ... lack of tools,” reports Haman, who created the Thinkubator ... of people felt that they did not have enough ... and resources to stimulate innovation. , Solutionman’s monthly “Accelerating ...
(Date:2/28/2015)... 2015 March—also known as National ... remind ourselves and others that suspected head injuries, ... Specialists (ANS). , Concussions are a form of ... of TBIs. There are 1.6-3.8 million sports-related concussions ... but it is a brain injury. Many athletes ...
(Date:2/28/2015)... A study out of the University of Oxford ... the treatment of a hereditary ocular condition that leads ... Dr. Robert MacLaren, professor of ophthalmology at the University ... on January 16, 2014 , the study treated six ... mostly affects men and leads to the degeneration of ...
(Date:2/28/2015)... (PRWEB) February 28, 2015 ... of outsourced sales, marketing and supply chain management ... BIOTA Botanicals, is bringing its award winning solutions ... BIOTA Botanicals’ products are specifically created to combat ... experts, BIOTA is committed to marrying science with ...
(Date:2/28/2015)... February 28, 2015 Kaylie Corrigan, Outdoor ... treatment center , and current student obtaining her Masters ... implemented a weekly forum in psychoeducation on substance use ... Flagstaff, AZ as part of her studies. , “Even ... for support and counseling at the high school and ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:New Survey Reveals “Lack of Time” Is the Number #1 Barrier to Innovative Thinking 2Health News:New Survey Reveals “Lack of Time” Is the Number #1 Barrier to Innovative Thinking 3Health News:Atlantic NeuroSurgical Specialists (ANS) Focus on National Brain Injury Awareness Month to Educate the General Public on Head Trauma 2Health News:Atlantic NeuroSurgical Specialists (ANS) Focus on National Brain Injury Awareness Month to Educate the General Public on Head Trauma 3Health News:New Gene Therapy Procedure Could Hold Key to Preventing Blindness for Certain Patients 2Health News:BIOTA Botanicals Brings Thinning-Damaged Hair Solutions to the Hair Care Aisle at Walgreens 2Health News:BIOTA Botanicals Brings Thinning-Damaged Hair Solutions to the Hair Care Aisle at Walgreens 3Health News:Staff at Arizona Drug Addiction Treatment Center Starts Teen Sobriety Support Group at Local High School 2
... legal action against the controversial "The Da Vinci Code" book ... the Church as a whole. 'Christians must not just sit ... and to forget,' urged Francis Arinze. ,The novel ... with the life of Christ. Furthermore, this top secret, the ...
... US Health and Human Services Secretary Michael Leavitt said that his ... H5N1 bird flu virus is yet to be detected in North ... before it crosses the Atlantic after spreading from Asia to Europe ... the flu's arrival, Leavitt told CNN Sunday, "It would not be ...
... going for tattoos, especially at the lower back and ... German medical// journal Arzte Zeitung. Drawing large tattoos at ... during delivery. ,Tattoos are frequently positioned on ... along the spine. Injecting through tattooed skin carries the ...
... yoga guru Baba Ramdev, yoga when practiced regularly can ward ... thinking//. He also added that yoga not only cure but ... is just one reason behind the increasing number of cancer ... the disease," said Ramdev, who was recently in Ratlam district ...
... Hassles at work do not shoot up blood pressure, say ... pressure//. ,Samuel J. Mann, professor of clinical medicine at ... on the subject and found that the evidence that workplace ... weak and very inconsistent, reported Newswise. ,"When you ...
... to apply for a separate insurance scheme as they would ... some may feel that they can go without insurance to ... injured or diagnosed with a serious medical problem. Even ... for a few months since there's often a waiting period ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Insurance Plans after Graduation 2
(Date:3/1/2015)... DALLAS , March 2, 2015 ... Industry 2015 Market Research Report of 178 pages ... online business intelligence library. The 2015 ... industry is a professional and deep research report ... analysis, the report introduces Angiographic X-ray System basic ...
(Date:3/1/2015)... 1, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ -   Ergoresearch Ltd (TSXV: ... and known under the « Équilibre, orthèses et ... quarter Ended on December 31, 2014. All dollar amounts ... Revenues for the second quarter of fiscal ... $ 4 095 112 decreasing by 8,8 % compared to revenues of ...
(Date:3/1/2015)... , March 1, 2015  An innovative interventional ... migraine sufferers sustained relief of their headaches, according ... of Interventional Radiology ,s Annual Scientific Meeting ... State University New York Empire State College in ... sphenopalatine ganglion (SPG) blocks to give patients enough ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Global Angiographic X-ray System Industry Research Report 2Global Angiographic X-ray System Industry Research Report 3Global Angiographic X-ray System Industry Research Report 4Global Angiographic X-ray System Industry Research Report 5Second Quarter results - Fiscal 2015 - Ergoresearch reports its results for the quarter ended December 31, 2014. 2Second Quarter results - Fiscal 2015 - Ergoresearch reports its results for the quarter ended December 31, 2014. 3Second Quarter results - Fiscal 2015 - Ergoresearch reports its results for the quarter ended December 31, 2014. 4Image-guided treatment shown to break the migraine cycle 2Image-guided treatment shown to break the migraine cycle 3Image-guided treatment shown to break the migraine cycle 4
... be needed to achieve desired anticoagulant effect in some ... October 8 , SILVER SPRING, Md., Oct. 1 ... health care professionals to a change in heparin manufacturing ... common blood-clotting drug. , (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090824/FDALOGO ) , ...
... Accuray Incorporated (Nasdaq: ARAY ), a global leader ... results from a study of early stage prostate cancer ... erectile function was preserved in 81 percent of patients ... of erectile function preservation at two years for other ...
Cached Medicine Technology:FDA Alert: New USP Standards for Heparin Products Will Result in Decreased Potency 2FDA Alert: New USP Standards for Heparin Products Will Result in Decreased Potency 3Prostate Cancer Study Results Published on Patients Treated With CyberKnife Radiosurgery 2Prostate Cancer Study Results Published on Patients Treated With CyberKnife Radiosurgery 3Prostate Cancer Study Results Published on Patients Treated With CyberKnife Radiosurgery 4
... The Finnpipette Digital offers improved ... The rounded handle, modified grippy finger ... enhance operator comfort and efficiency. Finnpipette ... with power-boosted gearing mechanism (pat. pend.) ...
... The AlphaPette Pipettor is the ... beyond. Offers accuracy, comfort, and reliability. ... digital volume readout sub-micrometer. Easy interchangeable ... or tiny hands. Adjustable rapid pipet ...
... for aqueous samples of moderate viscosity and density. Proven ergonomic design reduces ... Volume Range(ul) ... 0.8~1.5 Imprecision(%) ... 10 ...
Pipetman P is a fully adjustable, air-displacement pipette with the selected volume shown on a digital indicator (volumeter). Eight models cover the full range of volumes from 0.2 L to 10 mL....
Medicine Products: