The emotional and physical challenges faced by those diagnosed with lymphoma can seem overwhelming. The Lymphoma Research Foundation is offering a workshop that provides the latest information about the condition, current treatment options and support issues for patients and their families. The head of the program, Dr. Owen A. O’Connor, MD PhD who is a Professor of Medicine and Pharmacology and Deputy Cancer Center Director at New York University Cancer Institute has assembled a speaking faculty of lymphoma experts and patient support specialists from Long Island Jewish Medical Center, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York University Cancer Institute, NYU Langone Medical Center, Weill Cornell Medical College, The New York Presbyterian Hospital and CancerCare to cover a wide range of topics related to specific types of lymphoma, treatment options, clinical trials and new therapies under investigation.
This program, which will be held in Downtown Brooklyn on Saturday, November 6, 2010 from 7:30 AM to 3:30 PM is free to people with lymphoma, their loved ones and family members. Continental breakfast and lunch will be provided for all attendees, however spaces are limited so pre-registration is required.
To request more information and register please contact the Lymphoma Research Foundation at (800) 500-9976 or send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org or visit the website.