We invite you to attend our CLL Society Webinars
A Psychological Perspective: Dealing with the CLL Emotional Roller Coaster
Anxiety, anger, fatigue, and 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.
If you missed the CLL Society Webinar, “Money Matters: Help is There to Prevent Financial Toxicity,” you can find the webinar recording, presentation slides, and answered audience questions linked here for this important topic.
New this week!
It may not be enough to just target the cancer, we might need to target where it lives. Dr. Yucai Wang looks at these issues in CLL and Richter’s Transformation.
The Transcend 004 trial offers a CAR-T living drug very similar to what Brian Koffman received. Learn more.
Tired? You are not alone. See Dr. Koffman’s latest blog post.
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 its mission for meeting the many needs of the CLL community. Sign up today!
Expert Access Is Open!
Expert Access, our free online second opinion program is now open. If you live in the USA and want a second look at your CLL from a world expert, you are welcome to apply here. Even if you have used the program before, may reapply if you need new clinical advice.
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
Pan Foundation has opened its co-payment assistance program for CLL. To view more information or manage your account, log in to FundFinder.
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.
CLL Society Sponsored Support Group Meetings Coming Up!
Chicago CLL Support Group – July 16 @ 7:00 pm
Denver CLL Patient Support Group – July 17 @ 7:00 pm
Twin Cities CLL Support Group – July 18 @ 7:00 pm
New Jersey CLL Patient Support Group – July 18 @ 7:00 pm
Charlotte CLL Patient Support Group – July 20 @ 10:00 am
Central Florida CLL Support Group – July 20 @ 10:30 am
West LA CLL Support Group – July 20 @ 11:00 am
Oberlin, OH, CLL Patient Support Group – July 20 @ 1:00 pm
Washington DC-area CLL Patient Support Group – July 20 @ 3:00 pm
San Francisco area CLL Patient Support Group – July 21 @ 4:00 pm
Northeast Ohio CLL Patient Support Group – July 23 @ 7:00 pm
Rochester NY CLL Support Group – July 24 @ 7:00 pm
Nashville CLL Patient Support Group – July 27 @ 10:00 am
Boston CLL Patient Support Group – July 27 @ 1:00 pm
DFW – Dallas Area CLL Patient Support Group – July 28 @ 3:00 pm
New Orleans and Surrounding Areas CLL Support Group – July 31 @ 6:30 pm
Special Announcement: The San Diego and Orlando CLL Society Support and Education Meetings have been canceled for the month of July.
Visit our website for the most up-to-date information on all CLL Society support group meetings.
Patient Power Meetings
Saturday, July 27, 2019 from 8:45 AM – 12:30 PM EDT in Mason, OH
Accessing State-of-the-Art CLL Care: What’s Right for You?
Join us in person or online at the Great Wolf Lodge Conference Center, Mason OH – With recent advances in CLL treatment, how do you know which is right for you? Register Here for this CLL event to learn advice from CLL experts and patients. Don’t forget to send us your questions in advance to CLL@patientpower.info.
Lymphoma Research Foundation Meetings
Thursday, August 22, 2019 from 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM in Chicago, IL
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 Chicago River North featuring Reem Karmali, MD, MS from Northwestern Medicine. Find out more information and register here.