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IMF Patient & Family Seminar (PFS) - Short Hills, NJ
Fri, Oct 10, 2014

Hilton Short Hills
41 JFK Parkway
Short Hills, NJ 07078

International Myeloma Foundation
SHORT HILLS Patient & Family Seminar
Short Hills, NJ | October 10-11, 2014

Ask the Expert

Managing Side Effects

Understanding FreeLite and Hevylite

Caregivers Need Care Too

What do you get at an IMF Patient and Family Seminar?

Get up-to date, vital information.

Access to Experts
Get one-on-one access to the experts with time to ask questions about your treatment options.

Share your experiences and gain strength from hearing other people's stories, as you become part of the IMF family.


Myeloma 101/Overview

Smoldering Myeloma: New Conecpts and Treatments

Best Therapies for Patients Opting for Transplant

Black Swan Research Initiative® Perspectives

Management of Bone Disease

Clinical Trials and New Drugs

Breakout Sessions


Registration Cost

Package A: Includes Friday Half-Day Seminar (1PM – 5PM), Welcome Cocktail Reception & Dinner (6PM – 9PM) and Saturday All-Day Seminar (7AM – 4PM) plus breakfast, lunch and all course materials.


Package B: Includes Saturday All Day Seminar (7AM – 4PM) plus breakfast, lunch and all course  material.


* Online registration closes on 4pm PST Oct. 6, 2014.

** Walk-in registrations start at noon on Friday, Oct. 10, 2014

Dr. Brian Durie
Cedars Sinai
Los Angeles, CA

Dr. Robert Kyle
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN

Dr. Ola Landgren
Memorial Sloan Kettering
New York, NY    

Dr. Suzanne Lentzsch
Columbia University
New York, NY

Dr. David Vesole
John Theurer Cancer Ctr
Hackensack, NJ                                     

Susie Novis
International Myeloma Foundation

Naveen Bangia, PhD
Director of Scientific Affairs
Binding Site

Ann Mc Neill
IMF NLB Associate Member

Hotel Information

Hilton Short Hills – New Jersey
41 JFK Parkway
Short Hills, NJ 07078
(973) 379-0100 (hotel front desk & directions)
(800) -7741 (reservations)

Discounted room rate is only availble if reservation is made on or before September 5, 2014. When making your hotel reservation, you must say you are attending the IMF Patient & Family Seminar.

There are a limited number of hotel rooms reserved for the IMF at this discounted room rate and rooms are available on a first come, first served basis. Once the IMF block of rooms has been exhausted, the hotel may not have any more rooms available at this discounted rate.

Check-in is at 3pm.
Check-out is at 12pm

Daily: complimentary
Overnight: complimentary




Newark International Airport “EWR” is a 20 – 25 minute drive (depending on traffic).
JFK International Airport “JFK” is a 1 hour drive (depending on traffic).
La Guardia Airport “LGA” is a 1 hour drive (depending on traffic).

Newark International Airport “EWR” - $45 taxi ride, plus tip
JFK International Airport “JFK” - $100 – $125 taxi ride, plus tip
La Guardia Airport “LGA” - $80 - $100 taxi ride, plus tip

*Faculty and topics are subject to change. Go to our website at myeloma.org for the most up-to-date faculty and registration information.