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IMF Patient & Family Seminar (PFS)
Los Angeles, CA

Where:
Sheraton Universal Hotel
333 Universal Hollywood Drive
Universal City, CA 91608




International Myeloma Foundation
Los Angeles Patient & Family Seminar
Los Angeles, CA | August 19-20, 2016
Online registration is closed for this event.
You may still register onsite

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?

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 Fast Facts 2016

Best Therapies for Elderly Patients

Best Therapies for Patients Opting for Transplant

Update on the Black Swan Research Initiative®

Management of Bone Disease

Clinical Trials and New Drugs

Breakout Sessions

 

Registration Cost

PACKAGE A - FRIDAY & SATURDAY:

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.

REGULAR - $85

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. Craig Cole
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI

Dr. Rafat Abonour
Indiana University
Bloomington, IN

Dr. Robert Vescio
Cedars Sinai Samuel Oschin Cancer Center
Los Angeles, CA

Dr. Philip McCarthy
Roswell Park Cancer Institute
Buffalo, NY

Hotel Information

Sheraton Universal Hotel
333 Universal Hollywood Drive
Universal City, CA 91608
http://www.sheratonuniversal.com/
(800) 325-3535 (For Reservations)
(818) 980-1212 (Front Desk)

Special Room Rate - $200 + tax.
PLEASE NOTE-when booking with the hotel you will be quoted a room rate of $225. Upon check out the IMF discounted room rate will be applied.

When making your hotel reservation, please mention you are attending the “IMF Patient & Family Seminar” to get the special room rate at check out. Discounted room rate is for Friday and Saturday nights only. The Discounted room rate is only available if reservation is made on or before July 20, 2016.

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 many not have any more rooms available at this discounted rate.

CHECK-IN/OUT TIME
Check-in is at 3:00 pm.
Check-out is at 12:00 pm

PARKING
Daily Rate: $10.00 Self-Parking and $14.00 Valet Parking
Overnight: $28.00 Self-Parking and $32.00 Valet Parking

 

 

 

NEAREST AIRPORT:
“BUR” Burbank Airport is located 15-20 minutes from the Sheraton Universal Hotel(depending on traffic).

"LAX" Los Angeles International Airport is located 30-45 minutes from the Sheraton Universal Hotel(depending on traffic).

TRANSFERS

Super Shuttle:(800) 829-2305. Call in advance to make reservations

From BUR Airport: About $14.00 per person plus tip (depending on traffic)

From LAX Airport: About $23.00 per person plus tip (depending on traffic)

Taxi Cabs

From BUR Airport: About $30-35 plus tip (depending on traffic)

From LAX Airport: About $70-75 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.