New York, NY, April 23, 2013

Lymphoma FAQ-New York, NY, April 23, 2013

FAQ Lymphoma: Answers From The Experts in collaboration with The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

Date and Time

Tuesday, April 23, 2013 - 5:30pm - 9:00pm

Location

Baruch College
55 Lexington Avenue 14th Floor
New York, NY 10010
United States
Website: Baruch College

FAQ in Lymphoma, Answers from the Experts

Join the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society for their annual free Patient Education workshop for people living with cancer, their families, friends and healthcare professionals.

Pre-Registration for this FREE Progam is REQUIRED.

Speakers

Dr. Josh Brody  – Mantle, T-Cell, Burkitt Lymphomas
Director, Lymphoma Immunotherapy Program
Tisch Cancer Institute and Divisions of Hematology and Medical Oncology at Mount Sinai School of Medicine

Dr. Catherine S. M. Diefenbach – Hodgkin’s Lymphoma
NYU Langone Medical Center, NYU Cancer Institute

Dr. Michael Grossbard – Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
Chief, Division of Hematology-Oncology, St. Luke's, Roosevelt and Beth Israel Hospitals; Deputy Physician-in-Chief, Continuum Cancer Centers of New York

Dr. Paul Hamlin – Diffuse Large B-Cell and Aggressive Lymphomas
Clinical Director, Lymphoma Outpatient Unit, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Dr. Kenneth B. Hymes – Cutaneous T-Cell Lymphoma
Associate Professor of Medicine, Attending Physician NYU Langone Medical Center and Bellevue Hospital Center

Dr. John P. Leonard – Follicular Lymphoma
Richard T. Silver Distinguished Professor of Hematology and Medical Oncology, Clinical Director, Center for Lymphoma and Myeloma, Associate Director for Clinical Research, Weill Cornell Cancer Center, Professor of Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical College and Attending Physician, New York Presbyterian Hospital

Agenda

5:30  Registration & light dinner - complimentary light dinner will be served

6:00  Welcome and Introduction of Speakers:

  • Dr. Joshua Brody of Mt. Sinai Burkitt: Mantle and T-Cell Lymphomas
  • Dr. Catherine Diefenbach of NYU Langone Medical Center, NYU Cancer Institute: Hodgkin’s Lymphoma
  • Dr. Michael Grossbard of Beth Israel Medical Center: Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Dr. Paul Hamlin of Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center:  Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma
  • Dr. Kenneth Hymes of NYU Cancer Center: Cutaneous T-Cell Lymphoma
  • Dr. John Leonard of New York Presbyterian Hospital – Weill Cornell: Follicular Lymphoma

6:10  Panel Discussion

7:10  Move into Break-out Session

7:20  Sessions begin:

  • Burkitt, Mantle and T-Cell Lymphomas    
  • Hodgkin’s Lymphoma
  • Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Cutaneous T-Cell Lymphoma
  • Follicular Lymphoma

9:00  Adjourn

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