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IMF Patient & Family Seminar (PFS)
Boca Raton, FL

Where:
Boca Raton Marriott at Boca Center
5150 Town Center Circle
Boca Raton, FL 33486-1013



International Myeloma Foundation
BOCA RATON Patient & Family Seminar
Boca Raton, FL | February 26-27, 2016

Online and telephone registration is now closed for this event.

Walk-in registrations will be welcome starting at noon - Friday, February 26, 2015

Ask the Expert

Managing Side Effects

Understanding FreeLite and Hevylite

 

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

Education
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.

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

 

Myeloma 101/Overview

Best Therapies for Elderly Patients

Best Therapies for Patients Opting for Transplant

Black Swan Research Initiative® Perspectives

Management of Bone Disease

New Drugs in Clinical Trials

Breakout Sessions

 

Registration Cost

PACKAGE A - FRIDAY & SATURDAY:

$85 - 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 - SATURDAY only:

$40 - Includes Saturday All Day Seminar (7AM – 4PM) plus breakfast, lunch and all course material.


Dr. Brian Durie
Cedars Sinai Samuel Oschin Cancer Center
Los Angeles, CA

Dr. Kenneth Anderson
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Boston, MA

Dr. Rafat Abonour
IU Simon Cancer Center
Indianapolis, IN

Dr. Sikander Ailawadhi
Mayo Clinic
Jackson, FL

Dr. Jean Luc Harousseau
University of Nantes
Nantes, France

Dr. James Hoffman
UM Sylvester Cancer Center
Miami, FL

Kevin Brigle, PhD, NP
Virginia Commonwealth University
Massey Cancer Center
Richmond, VA

Dr. Rudi Hrncic
Binding Site

Hotel Information

Main Venue:
Boca Raton Marriott at Boca Center

5150 Town Center Circle
Boca Raton, FL 33486-1013
http://www.marriott.com/
Room Rate - $289+tax/night

Special discounted room rate block at the Boca Raton Marriot has been fully booked. You can still book a room (hotel availability allowing) at the regular price or stay at nearby alternate hotels listed below. There is no shuttle service from the alternate hotels to the Boca Raton Marriott and you will have to make your own travel arrangements.

Alternate Hotels:
Wyndham Boca   
            
1950 Glades Rd.
(561) 368.5200
.9 miles (4 min drive)
Room Rate - $205+tax/night

Courtyard Boca Raton   
2000 NW Executive Center Cir.
(561) 241.7070
.8 miles (4 min drive)
Room Rate - $183+tax/night

Hampton Inn                    
1455 Yamato Rd.
(561) 988.0200
2.9 miles (7 min drive)
Room Rate - $169+tax/night

Double Tree by Hilton 
100 Fairway Dr.
(954) 427.7700
5.3 miles (11 min drive)
Room Rate - $191+tax/night

 

 

NEAREST AIRPORT:
“FTL” Fort Lauderdale International Airport is a 30 to 45 minute drive (depending on traffic)

“WPI” West Palm Beach International is a 30 to 45 minute drive (depending on traffic)

TRANSFERS
GO AIRPORT SHUTTLE (954) 561-8888 is about $26 Per Person plus tip. Call in advance to make reservations

Taxi Cabs:
About $75 plus tip (depending on traffic)

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