Washington, DC, March 18, 2017

LRF - Washington, DC, March 18, 2017 LRF - Washington, DC, March 18, 2017

LRF Lymphoma Workshop: Understanding Lymphoma Basics and Current Treatment Options

Date and Time

Saturday, March 18, 2017 - 7:30am - 3:15pm

Location

The Mayflower Hotel
1127 Connecticut Ave. NW
Washington, DC 20036
United States

About the Workshop
The Lymphoma Research Foundation's Lymphoma Workshop provides the latest information about lymphoma and CLL, current treatment options and support issues to members of the lymphoma community across the United States.

Reasons to Attend

  • Learn about your specific type of lymphoma, treatment options, clinical trials and novel concepts during the comprehensive disease-specific breakout sessions.
  • Hear a variety of presentations and have your specific questions answered from our expert speaking faculty comprised of lymphoma specialists and patient support experts.
  • Meet other people with your same type of lymphoma during breakfast, lunch and breakout sessions.

Learn more: www.lymphoma.org

Agenda

7:30 AM Registration and Networking Breakfast

8:15 AM Welcome and LRF Overview

8:30 AM Profile of Hope: Survivor Story

9:00 AM Understanding Lymphoma: Plenary Session
Lymphoma Overview – Bruce Cheson, MD, FACP, FAAAS, Georgetown University Hospital
Promising New Therapies – Eduardo Sotomayor, MD, George Washington University
Understanding Diagnostic Testing and Staging – Michael Williams, MD, University of Virginia Health Sciences Center

10:30 AM Question and Answer Panel
Faculty: Bruce Cheson, MD, Georgetown University Hospital, Eduardo Sotomayor, MD, George Washington University and Michael Williams, MD, University of Virginia Health Sciences Center

11:00 AM Morning Break

11:30 AM Disease-Specific Breakout Sessions (Select One)

  • Aggressive B-Cell Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma (DLBL / Burkitt Lymphoma) – Kieron Dunleavy, MD, National Institutes of Health, National Cancer Institute
  • Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia / Small Lymphocytic Lymphoma (CLL/SLL) – Chaitra Ujjani, MD, Georgetown University Hospital
  • T-Cell Lymphomas (Cutaneous T-Cell and Peripheral T-Cell Lymphomas) – Sonali Smith, MD, The University of Chicago Medicine
  • Follicular NHL and other Indolent Lymphomas (MALT / Marginal Zone) – Brian Link, MD, University of Iowa Hospitals
  • Hodgkin Lymphoma – Ann LaCasce, MD, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
  • Mantle Cell Lymphoma – Eduardo Sotomayor, MD, George Washington University
  • Waldenström Macroglobulinemia  – Thomas Witzig, MD, Mayo Clinic, Rochester

12:45 PM Lunch and Learn Programs: (Select One)

  • Lunch and Learn  – Immuno Oncology – Bruce Cheson, MD, FACP, FAAAS, Georgetown University Hospital
    or
  • Networking Lunch

2:15 PM Living with Lymphoma Breakout Sessions  (Select One)

  • Managing Treatment Side Effects – Aimee Chappel, NP, Georgetown University Hospital
  • Nutrition – Rachel Wong, RD, Georgetown University Hospital
  • Lymphoma Survivorship – Leigh Victory, RN, Georgetown University Hospital

3:15 PM Workshop Concludes

Registration

Three Easy Ways to Register

Online: Register here

Phone:  (800) 500-9976

E-mail: mspellman@lymphoma.org

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