New Orleans, LA, February 15, 2014

Cutaneous Lymphoma Patient Educational Forum, New Orleans, LA, February 15, 2014 Cutaneous Lymphoma Patient Educational Forum, New Orleans, LA, February 15, 2014

Cutaneous Lymphoma Patient Educational Forum

Date and Time

Saturday, February 15, 2014 - 8:00am - 3:30pm

Location

Renaissance New Orleans Arts Hotel
700 Tchoupitoulas Street
New Orleans, LA 70130-3612
United States
Phone: 504-613-2330

About This Forum

This free educational program is offered to help patients, caregivers and others affected by cutaneous lymphoma receive accurate information about cutaneous lymphoma, learn about current treatment options and promising future therapies, connect with other people who share similar experiences, and obtain information about resources and support available.

Reasons To Attend

  • Learn about your specific type of cutaneous lymphoma, treatment options and clinical trials
  • Hear a variety of presentations and have your unique questions answered by our expert speaking faculty and patient support speakers
  • Meet other people who can help you live a better life with cutaneous lymphoma

Agenda

8:30 am    Registration and Continental Breakfast

9:00 am    Welcome and Cutaneous Lymphoma Foundation Overview on Cutaneous
Susan Thornton, CEO

9:30 am    Cutaneous Lymphoma Overview and Early Diagnosis
Mara Haseltine, MD, FAAD, Assistant Professor of Dermatology, Tulane University Health Sciences Center; Assistant Clinical Professor of Dermatology, LSU Health Sciences Center

10:00 am    Skin-Directed Therapies
Elizabeth I. McBurney, MD, FACP, Clinical professor of Dermatology, LSU Health Sciences Center and Tulane University Health Science Center; Dermasurgery Center, Lafayette

10:30 am    Break

10:45 am    Systemic Therapies
Erin Boh, MD, PhD, FAAD, Tulane University Health Sciences Center, Dermatology

11:15 am    Question & Answer Panel - All Clinicians

12:15 pm    Lunch

1:30 pm     Living with Cutaneous Lymphoma:  A Patient’s Personal Journey
Jan Paro with Susan Thornton
    
2:30 pm    Breakout Support Group Sessions for Patients and Caregivers

3:30 pm    Conclusion

Event Supporters

The Cutaneous Lymphoma Foundation thanks the generous supporters of this educational forum:
Actelion
Celgene
Valeant
Therakos Photopheresis
Seattle Genetics