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Southwest Symposium - November 5, 2005
Sat, Nov 05, 2005

College of Law
Arizona State University
Tempe, Arizona

In association with the Arizona Myeloma Network (AzMN). This symposium is FREE to all, including healthcare professionals, doctors, nurses, oncologists, patients, caregivers and family members. However you must register prior to the event. For seminar registration and information, please contact Kelly Cox at 800 452 CURE (2873) ext. 233 or e-mail kcox@myeloma.org

Saturday, November 5, 2005
FACULTY: Dr. Jeffrey M. Trent, CEO,
Transnational Genomics Research Inst.

Dr. Rafael Fonseca,
Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale

Dr. Keith Stewart,
Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale

Kathy Murphy,
Banner Samaritan, City of Hope

Dr. Michael Carroll
Univ. of Arizona, Arizona Cancer Center

Gail Sulski
Banner Samaritan, City of Hope

Dr. Lewis Mehl-Madrona
University of Arizona

*Dr. Chris Cooper
Banner Samaritan, City of Hope*

*Dr. Jeffrey Schriber
Banner Samaritan, City of Hope

*Dr. Brian Durie
Cedars-Sinai Comprehensive Cancer Center*

*Susie Novis
International Myeloma Foundation

*invited but not confirmed

HOTEL The Courtyard Marriott
601 South Ash Avenue
Tempe, AZ 85281

Mention Group Code IMF for a special rate of $119 per night, rooms are limited, so book early

AGENDA (subject to change)
8:00 PM – 9:00 AM Registration and Continental Breakfast
9:00 AM Welcome and Introductions
9:15 AM Glimpsing The Distant Future
9:30 AM Myeloma 101 to New Front Line Therapies
10:15 AM – 10:30 AM Morning Break
10:30 AM Clinical Trials and Transplantation
11:00 AM Challenges of Long Term Therapy
11:30 AM – 12:00 PM Morning Panel Discussion, Faculty
12:00 – 1:30 PM Complimentary Lunch Buffet
1:30 PM – 1:45 PM Special Video Presentation
1:45 PM – 2:30 PM Care giving: The Short and Long of It
1:45 PM – 2:30 PM Roadmap of Diagnostic Procedures
2:30 PM – 2:45 PM Afternoon Break
2:45 PM – 3:30 PM Living and Coping with Myeloma
Symptom Management for the Body and Soul
2:45 PM – 3:30 PM Complementary Therapies:
Healing With An Integrative Approach
3:30 PM – 4:15 PM Afternoon Discussion Panel: Faculty
4:15 PM Closing Remarks