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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

When:
February 13-14, 2015




International Myeloma Foundation
BOCA RATON Patient & Family Seminar
Boca Raton, FL | February 13-14, 2015

ONLINE REGISTRATION NOW CLOSED

Onsite and walk-in registration will be available

Ask the Expert

Managing Side Effects

Understanding FreeLite

Living Well with Myeloma: The Psychosocial Issues

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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

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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.

REGULAR - $85

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

REGULAR - $50

Dr. Brian Durie
Cedars Sinai
Los Angeles, CA

Dr. Ola Landgren
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
New York, NY

Dr. Ken Anderson
Dana-Farber Cancer Institution
Boston, MA

Dr. Sagar Lonial
Winship Cancer Institute
Atlanta, GA

Dr. James Hoffman
Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center
Miami, FL

Dr. Rafat Abonour
Indiana University
Melvin and Bren Simon Cancer Center

Kathleen Coulson
NLB
Dana-Farber Cancer Institution
Boston, MA

Hotel Information

Boca Raton Marriot at Boca Center
5150 Town Center Circle
Boca Raton, FL 33486-1013
(561) 392-4600 (For Reservations and directions)

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 3pm.
Check-out is at 12pm

PARKING
Daily/Event: Self-Parking - Complimentary
Overnight: Self-Parking $12 per night

 

 

 

NEAREST AIRPORT
“FLL” Fort Lauderdale is 30-45 minutes from the Boca Raton Marriot

“PBI” West Palm Beach International is 30-45 minutes from the Boca Raton Marriot

TRANSFERS
"Go Airport Shuttle" - 954-561-888 is about $26 per person plus tip. Reserve in advance

Taxi Cabs:
Typical run 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.