Upcoming Events

Whether you are newly-diagnosed or have been living with your diagnosis for a long time, our programs provide information that can help you improve and maintain your quality of life while living with cutaneous lymphoma.

Patient Educational Forums & Webcasts

The Cutaneous Lymphoma Foundation offers FREE Patient Educational Forums (PEF) to help patients, caregivers and others affected by cutaneous lymphoma receive accurate information about the disease. Forums are an opportunity to learn about current treatment options and research, connect with other people who share similar experiences, and obtain information about resources and support available. For those who can't attend in person, we provide a live webcast of the PEF with the opportunity to participate in event via the internet.

Troy, MI - Saturday, April 14, 2018
Guest Clinicians:
Steve Daveluy, MD, Wayne State University Dermatology
John Zic, MD, Vanderbilt University Dermatology 

Denver, CO - Saturday, April, 28, 2018
Guest Clinicians:
Brad Haverkos, MD, UCHealth University of Colorado Cancer Center
Theresa Pacheco, MD, UCHealth Dermatology Clinic

 

2-Day Patient Conference

The annual 2-Day Patient Conference is two days of learning, connecting and celebrating for patients, their family and/or friends. The 2-Day Conference offers clinical presentations, diagnosis-specific breakout groups, open Q&A discussions with clinicians as well as presentations related to daily-living topics. Unique to the 2-day is the time devoted to creating opportunities for attendees to connect with each other and build friendships with others also impacted by cutaneous lymphoma. 

Bethesda, MD - Saturday - Sunday, June 23-24, 2018
Guest Clinicians Include:
Steve Horwitz, MD, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Jennifer Desimone, MD, INOVA Melanoma & Skin Cancer Center
Charles Mount, MD, The Dermatology Center
Lauren Pinter-Brown, MD, UCI Chao Family Comprehensive Cancer Center

 

Answers from the Experts...Live!

For many individuals it can be difficult to find answers to the questions they have about cutaneous lymphoma and its treatment. This FREE question and answer event with local expert clinicians provides patients, caregivers and others affected by the disease to ask their questions in a relaxed atmosphere. The events are held on a weeknight evening and are typically two hours in length with dinner included.

Seattle, WA - Friday, March 23, 2018
Guest Clinicians:
Michi Shinohara, MD, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance
Andrei Shustov, MD, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance

 

Facebook Live

Facebook Live events are live-streamed interviews hosted on the Cutaneous Lymphoma Foundation's Facebook page. Guest interviewees include cutaneous lymphoma clinicians and researchers, insurance experts, as well as patients and care partners -- and you'll have the opportunity to ask questions of our guests live!  We hope you will join us for these social media events.

Friday, March 16, 2018 - 8:00 pm (EST)
Guest: Dr. Lauren Pinter-Brown, Chao Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
Topics: When to Get a Second Opinion; Dermatologist vs. Oncologist; What Should Your Primary Care Physician Know (e.g. if you have multiple health issues)

 

Patient Networking Groups Meetings

The Cutaneous Lymphoma Foundation created networking groups to provide patients and caregivers a place within their local community to meet, share and have opportunities to learn. The Foundation's networking groups are open exclusively to patients and their loved ones in order to provide privacy and encourage open communication.

CLF-SLC Patient Networking Group
Salt Lake City, UT - Thursday, March 1, 2018
Guest Speaker: Annie Budhathoki
Topic: Acupuncture

CLF-DC Patient Networking Group
Fairfax, VA - Wednesday, March 7

CLF-NYC Patient Networking Group
New York, NY - Tuesday, March 13, 2018
Guest Speaker: Susan Thornton, CEO, Cutaneous Lymphoma Foundation

CLF-OR Patient Networking Group 
Portland, OR - Tuesday, March 13, 2018
Guest Speaker: Dan Colson, Seattle Genetics 
Topic: The process for taking a cancer drug to market.

CLF-LV Patient Networking Group
Las Vegas, NV - Wednesday, March 14, 2018

 

Collaborative Partner Events

The Cutaneous Lymphoma Foundation provides a list of events held by our collaborative partners that may be of special interest to the cutaneous lymphoma community.

Lymphoma Research Foundation
Lymphoma Workshop
Phoenix, Arizona, Saturday, February 24, 2018

Lymphoma Research Foundation
Lymphoma Workshop
Chicago, Illinois, Saturday, March 17, 2018

Triage Cancer: Learn valuable information about navigating practical cancer survivorship issues
Triage Cancer Conference
Ypsilanti, Michigan, Saturday, May 5, 2018

Triage Cancer: Learn valuable information about navigating practical cancer survivorship issues
Triage Cancer Conference
Reno, Nevada, Saturday, September 22, 2018

Triage Cancer: Learn valuable information about navigating practical cancer survivorship issues
Triage Cancer Conference
Lewiston, Maine, Saturday, October 27, 2018