San Francisco, CA, November 9, 2013

Lymphoma Workshop - San Francisco, CA, November 9, 2013 Lymphoma Workshop - San Francisco, CA, November 9, 2013

Lymphoma Research Foundation's Lymphoma Workshop

Date and Time

Saturday, November 9, 2013 - 8:30am - 2:15pm

Location

Hotel Nikko
222 Mason Street
San Francisco, CA 94102
United States
Phone: 4115-394-1111
Website: Hotel Nikko

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 San Francisco 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

8:30 AM    Registration,  Exhibits and Continental Breakfast

9:15 AM    Opening Remarks
Brian Tomlinson, MPA, BSW, Lymphoma Research Foundation

9:30 AM     Lymphoma Overview
Jeremy Abramson, MD, MSc, Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center

10:30 AM   Morning Break

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

  • Aggressive Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma - Jeremy Abramson, MD, MSc, Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center
  • Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia / Small Lymphocytic Lymphoma (CLL/SLL) - How I Treat CLL
  • Cutaneous Lymphoma - Youn Kim, MD, Stanford University Medical Center
  • Follicular Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma - Andrew Evens, DO, MSc, Tufts University School of Medicine
  • Hodgkin Lymphoma and Peripheral T-Cell Lymphoma
  • Mantle Cell Lymphoma - Josh Brody, MD, The Mount Sinai Hospital
  • Waldenstrom's Macroglobulinemia - M. Lia Palomba, MD, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

12:15 PM    Networking Lunch

1:15 PM      Breakout Sessions: Living with Lymphoma  (Select One) - (Session explanation here)

  • Nutrition - Erika Connor, RD, CSO, Stanford University Medical Center
  • Managing Side Effects of Treatment - Katrina Pose, PA-C, Stanford Comprehensive Cancer Center
  • How To Work With Your Healthcare Team - Nicole Barr, NP, Stanford Comprehensive Cancer Center
  • Cutaneous Lymphomas - TBA

2:15 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 Hotel Nikko at (415) 394-1111 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: Hotel Nikko and nearby parking information page here.