This week we feature our first Clinical Trial Banner that links to a trial offering an existing potential option for patients progressing on ibrutinib. Read about it here.
Patient and Caregiver Educational Forum
The CLL Society’s first Patient and Caregiver Educational forum for 2018 is scheduled for Nov. 3 at the Huntsman Cancer Institute in Salt Lake City.
I’ll be there along with Dr. Deborah Stephens and others. Hope you can make it. To find out more and register, please click here.
Expert Access is open!
Don’t have access to a CLL expert? Need a second opinion? We are pleased to offer a free 2nd opinionfrom a top CLL expert through a HIPAA compliant online video consultation. Don’t wait, apply now!
CLL-Specific Support Group Meetings Coming Up!
Tuesday, October 23rd 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, October 24th at 7:00 PM in Rochester, NY– The Rochester NY CLL Support Group, sponsored by the CLL Society will be meeting. More information here.
Saturday, October 27th at 10:00 AM in Nashville, TN– The Nashville CLL Support Group, sponsored by the CLL Society will be meeting. More information here.
Thursday, November 1st 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.
Monday, November 5th at 6:00 PM in Indianapolis, IN– The CLL and Indolent Blood Cancers Support Group will be meeting. More information here.
Click herefor the most up-to-date information on all CLL Society support group meetings.
Upcoming Special events:
Cure Magazine Twitter Chat Event
Thursday, October 25, 1:00 PM EST / 10:00 AM PST
Join @Cure_magazineon Twitter for the Living with Cancer Tweet Chat. Use #CureConnect to join the discussion.
Lymphoma Research Foundation Sponsored Meeting
Tuesday, October 23 from 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM in Tampa, FL
The Lymphoma Research Foundation invites you to attend a FREE program: Ask the Doctor About Lymphoma: Updates on Lymphoma and Treatment Optionsat the Hyatt Place Tampa/Busch Gardens featuring Bijal D. Shah, MD from UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center. Find out more information and register here.
Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Sponsored Meetings
Tuesday, November 6 from 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM in Moraine, OH
LLS invites you to attend this FREE Patient Education Program: Living Well with CLL: diagnosis, treatment and supportheld at The Mandalay Banquet & Event Center in Moraine, OH, featuring Brandon Cutler, DO, from Kettering Physician Network and Lynn M. Foubert, MSW, LISW-S, ACHP-SW, from Premier Health. Dinner will be provided to registered attendees. This event is free but space is limited and registration is required. Find out more information and Register here.
That’s it for now.
We are all in this together!
Brian Koffman/ Co-Founder and Medical Director
CLL Society Inc.
P.O. Box 1390
Claremont, CA 91711
October 23, 2018