We invite you to attend our CLL Society Webinars
A Psychological Perspective: Dealing with the CLL Emotional Roller Coaster
Anxiety, anger, fatigue, depression, are just some of the emotions/symptoms we may experience after diagnosis. Join us to talk about what CLL patients may face and how to manage the emotional roller coaster. Register here.
New this week!
If you were told that at the end of one-year of treatment 23/25 (92%) of mostly high risk patients were in a complete remission with no chemo, would you guess the treatment that got that kind of results was a combo of venetoclax and ibrutinib (V+I)? To read more about another V+I trial, please watch Dr. Koffman’s ASH interview with Dr. Nitin Jain.
Also, the Cancer Support Community has recently expanded their CSC Airbnb Program.
The CLL Society wants YOU!
It is without a doubt that your unique skills will perfectly fit our needs! We are looking for volunteers just like you to help the CLL Society continue it’s mission for meeting the many needs of the CLL community. Sign up today!
Expert Access Has Reopened!
Expert Access, our free online second opinion program is now open again. If you live in the USA and want a second look at your CLL, you are welcome to apply here.
New Support Groups Forming
There has been interest in forming CLL-specific support groups in new locations! Please click on a link to take our short interest survey if you are interested in attending a support group in one of the following cities:
Ft. Lauderdale / Miami, FL
Fort Worth, TX
Greater Lehigh Valley, PA
Las Vegas, NV
Palm Springs / Coachella Valley, CA
Santa Barbara/Lompoc, CA
St. Louis, MO
Seattle and All Points North
Toronto, ON Canada
New LLS Patient Financial Assistance Program
Now open! The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society has a new Patient Financial Assistance program for Blood Cancer patients in active treatment. Learn more about this new assistance program.
Prime Archived Webinars Now Online!
Prime Education in partnership with the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) and The CLL Society has just posted two new FREE archived webinars! Find more information here!
CLL Society Sponsored Support Group Meetings Coming Up!
The Orange County CLL Support Group – June 11 @ 7:00 pm
Houston-area CLL Support Group – June 11 @ 7:00 pm
Salt Lake City CLL Support Group – June 12 @ 7:00 pm
Charlotte CLL Patient Support Group – June 15 @ 10:00 am
Central Florida CLL Support Group – June 15 @ 10:30 am
West LA CLL Support Group – June 15 @ 11:00 am
Oberlin, OH, CLL Patient Support Group – June 15 @ 1:00 pm
Washington DC-area CLL Patient Support Group – June 15 @ 3:00 pm
San Francisco area CLL Patient Support Group – June 16 @ 4:00 pm
City of Hope CLL Support Group – June 17 @ 7:00 pm
Chicago CLL Support Group – June 18 @ 7:00 pm
Milwaukee CLL Support Group – June 20 @ 6:00 pm
Long Island CLL Support Group – June 20 @ 6:45 pm
Twin Cities CLL Support Group – June 20 @ 7:00 pm
Denver CLL Patient Support Group – June 20 @ 7:00 pm
New Jersey CLL Patient Support Group – June 20 @ 7:00 pm
Nashville CLL Patient Support Group – June 22 @ 10:00 am
The CLL Support Group of Albany (NY) – June 23 @ 12:00
Visit our website for the most up-to-date information on all CLL Society support group meetings.
Thursday, June 13, 2019, 4:00 – 5:00 pm, Eastern Time
The CLL Society, in collaboration with CancerCare® invites you to attend a FREE online workshop: Update on Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia Part I of Living with Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia featuring Daniel O. Persky, MD from University of Arizona Cancer Center, Mazyar Shadman, MD, MPH from University of Washington School of Medicine, Deborah M. Stephens, DO from Huntsman Cancer Institute, Patricia Koffman from CLL Society Inc., Carolyn Messner, DSW, OSW-C, FAPOS, FAOSW from CancerCare®. Registrants can listen in live over the phone or online as a webcast. Find out more information and register here.
Thursday, June 20, 2019, 4:00 – 5:00 pm, Eastern Time
The CLL Society, in collaboration with CancerCare® invites you to attend a FREE online workshop: Current Perspectives on the Treatment of Relapsed/Refractory Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia (CLL) Part II of Living with Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia featuring Alexey V. Danilov, MD, PhD from Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU), Patricia Koffman from CLL Society Inc., Carolyn Messner, DSW, OSW-C, FAPOS, FAOSW from CancerCare®. Registrants can listen in live over the phone or online as a webcast. Find out more information and register here.
Lymphoma Research Foundation Sponsored Meetings
Thursday, June 27, 2019 from 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM in Austin, TX
The Lymphoma Research Foundation invites you to attend a FREE program: Ask the Doctor About Lymphoma: Updates on Lymphoma and Treatment Options at the The Westin Austin at The Domain featuring Jason Melear, MD from Texas Oncology. Find out more information and register here.