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San Francisco Patient & Family Seminar
February 10-11, 2006
Sat, Feb 11, 2006

Where:
Sir Francis Drake Hotel
450 Powell Street
San Francisco, CA 94102

Call 415-392-7755 and ask for “in-house” reservations
415-677-9341 guest fax




DATES:
Friday, February 10 and Saturday, February 11, 2006
FACULTY Dr. Brian Durie
"Myeloma 101: What to do when you're first diagnosed"

Dr. Keith Stewart
"Best of ASH 2005" Overview of the key data presented at the American Society of Hematology Meeting

Dr. Jeffrey Wolf
"Current options for primary induction and achieving the maximum response pre-transplant."

Dr. Morton Coleman
"Advancing Treatment Results with Thalidomide and Derivatives"

Dr. Bill Bensinger
“Role of High Dose Therapy & Transplant in 2006”

Dr. Brian Durie
“Achieving best bone health and quality of life”

QUALITY OF LIFE SPEAKERS Bernadette Festa, MS, RD
Oncology Nuttrition Coordinator , Alta Bates
“Nutrition”

David Smith
Director Freelite at The Binding Site
“Freelite Testing”

DISCOUNTED ROOM RATE $129, plus tax (you must say you are with the IMF P&F Seminar).

There are a limited number of discounted hotel rooms reserved for the IMF. They are available on a first come, first served basis. Once these rooms have been booked, the discounted room rate will no longer be available.
CHECK-IN/OUT TIME Check in is at 3pm.
Check-out is at Noon
PARKING Valet Parking is $37 per day.
Self -parking not available.
AIRPORT San Francisco International Airport (SFO)
TRANSPORTATION
FROM/TO AIRPORT

Super Shuttle (415) 558-8500. $15 for first passenger, $8 additional for second passenger.

Yellow Cab (415) 626-2345 $35 metered rate.

SEMINAR COSTS: $85 for Package A: Includes Friday Welcome Dinner and Saturday All-Day Seminar

$50 for Package B: Saturday All-Day Seminar only, no Friday Welcome Dinner
DEADLINES

Seminar Registration: Friday, January 6, 2006 to receive 20% discount on seminar registration fee.

Hotel Reservation: The sooner, the better. Once the discounted rooms have been booked, the discounted room rate will no longer be available.

Call 800-452-2873 to register for the seminar.

Don’t delay! Register for our seminar and reserve your hotel room TODAY!

AGENDA
FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 10, 2006
12:30 - 6:00 PM Registration Desk Open
Please pick up your name badge(s).
1:00 - 2:30 PM Open Forum Q & A
2:45 - 5:00 PM "Quality of Life" Discussions
6:00 - 10:00 PM Cocktail Reception and Welcome Dinner
SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 11, 2006
7:00 AM -5:00 PM IMF Registration Desk Open
Please pick up your name badge(s) and course materials.
8:00 AM - Noon General Session
Noon - 1:30 PM Deli Buffet Lunch
1:30 - 2:45 PM General Session Continues
3:00 - 4:30 PM Faculty Led Breakout Q & A Sessions
(Room assignments to be announced.)
4:30 - 5:00 PM Wrap-up Session