Minneapolis, MN, October 26, 2013

Lymphoma Workshop - Minneapolis, MN, October 26, 2013 Lymphoma Workshop - Minneapolis, MN, October 26, 2013

Lymphoma Research Foundation's Lymphoma Workshop

Date and Time

Saturday, October 26, 2013 - 7:30am - 3:30pm

Location

Hilton Minneapolis / St. Paul Airport - Mall of America
3800 American Boulevard East
Bloomington, MN 55425
United States
Phone: (952) 854-2100

About the Workshop
The Lymphoma Research Foundation's Lymphoma Workshop provides the latest information about lymphoma, current treatment options and support issues to members of the lymphoma community across the United States. The Minnesota Lymphoma Workshop is the premier patient education and networking forum in the region.

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.

Program Agenda

7:30 AM    Registration,  Exhibits and Continental Breakfast

8:15 AM    Opening Remarks
Brian Tomlinson, MPA, BSW, Lymphoma Research Foundation

8:45 AM    Understanding Lymphoma Plenary Session- (Session explanation here)

  • Introduction to the Minnesota Lymphoma Workshop - Thomas Habermann, MD, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  • Lymphoma Overview - TBA
  • Clinical Trials - Thomas Witzig, MD, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine

10:15 AM    Question and Answer Panel
Moderator: Thomas Habermann, MD, Mayo Clinic College Medicine
Panel: Thomas Habermann, MD, Mayo Clinic College Medicine and Thomas Witzig, MD, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine

10:45 AM     Morning Break

11:00 AM     Breakout Sessions: Disease-Specific  (Select One) - (Session explanation here)

  • Aggressive Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma - Grzegorz Nowakowski, MD, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  • Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia / Small Lymphocytic Lymphoma (CLL/SLL) - Timothy Call, MD, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  • Cutaneous Lymphoma - TBA
  • Follicular Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma - TBA
  • Hodgkin Lymphoma - Thomas Habermann, MD, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  • Mantle Cell Lymphoma - Thomas Witzig, MD, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  • Waldenstrom's Macroglobulinemia - Stephen Ansell, MD, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine

12:30 PM    Networking Lunch

1:30 PM      An Interview with Lymphoma Patients and their Families - TBA

2:30 PM      Afternoon Break

2:45 PM      Breakout Sessions: Living with Lymphoma (Select One ) - (Session explanation here)

  • Fitness for Lymphoma Patients - TBA
  • Lymphoma Survivorship - Carrie Thompson, MD, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  • Transplant Options - TBA

3:30 PM    Program Concludes

Additional Information
This program is free for people affected with lymphoma and their loved ones; however, pre-registration is required.
+ Meals: Continental breakfast and lunch will be provided for all registered attendees.   
* Guest Rooms: Please contact the Hilton Minneapolis/St. Paul Airport Hotel at (952) 854-2100 if you want to reserve a guest room at the hotel.  Please note: LRF does not have a block of discounted hotel rooms for this program.
+ Parking: Check back for more information.