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March 8-9, 2002: Atlanta Patient & Family Seminar
Sat, Mar 09, 2002

Where:
Atlanta Marriott Marquis
265 Peachtree Center Ave.
Atlanta, GA 30303 USA

Tel: (404) 521-0000


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IMF Returns to Atlanta for Patient & Family Seminar!

We are pleased to announce that the Atlanta Patient & Family Seminar has been rescheduled for March 8-9, 2002. This seminar was originally scheduled for September 21-22, 2001, but was postponed in the wake of the September 11th tragedy. Those members who were signed up for the original date and who opted NOT to receive a refund in September are currently registered for the new March date. (You will receive a new confirmation letter. Please contact us if you are not able to attend in March.) If you were signed up for the September meeting and received a refund, but wish to attend the Seminar, you will need to re-register. All others interested in attending this informative Patient & Family Seminar are encouraged to register online or by calling the IMF at (800) 452-CURE.

Invited faculty include:

  • Dr. Ken Anderson - Dana Farber Cancer Center
  • Dr. Bart Barlogie - Univ. of Arkansas
  • Dr. Brian Durie - Cedars-Sinai Comprehensive Cancer Center
  • Dr. Tom Heffner - The Emory Clinic
  • Dr. Robert Kyle - Mayo Clinic
  • Dr. David Roodman - Univ. of Pittsburgh
  • Dr. David Vesole - Medical College of Wisconsin

Agenda items include:

  • Myeloma 101
  • Standard Therapy
  • Complications of Bone Disease
  • Novel Therapies
  • High Dose Therapy
  • Role of Thalidomide Therapy
  • Research Update from Little Rock

Please note that the faculty and agenda are subject to change.