Welcome to the CLL Society Alert email! You will always find the latest CLL news and information here, as well as upcoming learning opportunities and Support Group meetings in your area. Read on!
This week, please see Brian’s interview with Dr. John Pagel as he shines a light on CLL research presented at ASCO 2018. Click here to watch the interview.
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The CLL Society is pleased to announce its collaboration with the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) on the LLS National Patient Registry project (LLS-NPR). We are excited to have this unique opportunity to be at the forefront among blood cancer disease organizations in the United States.
Upcoming Special events:
Lymphoma Research Foundation Sponsored Meeting
Saturday, September 29 from 7:30 AM to 3:15 PM in Bloomington, MN
The Lymphoma Research Foundation invites you to attend a FREE lymphoma workshop: Understanding Lymphoma Basics and Current Treatment Options at the Hilton Minneapolis / St. Paul Mall of America chaired by Thomas M. Habermann, MD from the Mayo Clinic College of Medicine. Find out more information and register here.
Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Sponsored Meetings
Monday, October 1 from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM in Austin, TX
LLS invites you to attend this Patient Education Program held at Maggiano’s Little Italy, Austin, Texas, featuring Aravind Ramakrishnan, MD from Texas Transplant Institute. Dinner will be provided to registered attendees. This event is free but registration is required. Find out more information and Register here.
Saturday, October 6 from 9:00 AM to 2:45 PM in New York City
LLS invites you to attend this Patient Education Program held at Grand Hyatt New York. The New York, New Jersey and Long Island Chapters of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society are proud to present this free education event to blood cancer patients, survivors, family members, caregivers and healthcare professionals. Experts in the areas of blood cancer research, treatment, and survivorship will present information on each topic. Our goal is to educate conference participants about treatment options, emerging therapies, management of survivorship issues and LLS resources. This event is free but registration is required.
CLL-Specific Support Group Meetings Coming Up!
Tuesday, September 25th at 7:00 PM in Berea, OH – The Northeast Ohio CLL Patient Support Group, sponsored by the CLL Society will be meeting. More information here.
Wednesday, September 26th at 6:00 PM in Montreal, Canada – The Montreal CLL Support Group – Groupe de soutien de la LLC de Montréal, cosponsored by Lymphoma Canada and the CLL Society will be meeting. More information here.
Wednesday, September 26th at 7:00 PM in Rochester, NY – The Rochester NY CLL Support Group, sponsored by the CLL Society will be meeting. More information here.
Monday, October 1st at 6:00 PM in Indianapolis, IN – The CLL and Indolent Blood Cancers Support Group will be meeting. More information here.
Tuesday, October 2nd at 7:00 PM in Tucker, GA – The Tucker Family Support Group, sponsored by LLS will be meeting. More information here.
Wednesday, October 3rd at 4:00 PM in La Jolla, CA – The UCSD CLL Education and Support Group will be meeting. More information here.
Thursday, October 4th at 7:00 PM in New City, NY – The CLL Information & Support Group of Rockland County NY, sponsored by the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society will be meeting. More information here.
That’s it for now.
We are all in this together!
Patricia Koffman/ Co-Founder and Executive Director
CLL Society Inc.
P.O. Box 1390
Claremont, CA 91711
September 25, 2018