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

Where:
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

Living Well with Myeloma: The Psychosocial Issues

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

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.

EARLY - $60 (on or before September 5, 2014)
REGULAR - $85 (after September 5, 2014)

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

EARLY - $30 (on or before September 5, 2014)
REGULAR - $50 (after September 5, 2014)

Dr. Brian Durie
Cedars Sinai
Los Angeles, CA

Dr. David Siegel
John Theurer Cancer Ctr
Hackensack, NJ                                     

Dr. Ruben Niesvizky
Weill Cornell Medical College
New York, NY

Dr. Suzanne Lentzsch
Columbia University
New York, NY

Dr. Robert Kyle
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN

Mr. Mike Katz
Myeloma Patient  & IMF Board of Directors 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)

$149 DISCOUNTED ROOM RATE
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/OUT TIME
Check-in is at 3pm.
Check-out is at 12pm

PARKING
Daily: complimentary
Overnight: complimentary

 

 

 

NEAREST AIRPORT
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).

TRANSFERS
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.