Join a Twitter Chat with Dr. John Leonard

Get your questions ready because two weeks from now Dr. John Leonard will join the Lymphoma Research Foundation for a Twitter chat to answer questions about the latest treatment options and research for lymphoma. Just follow the hashtag #EdForumChat on Saturday, October 29th at 1:45pm.

Full details are below.


Ask the Doctor: Dr. Richard Furman on the Latest Treatment Options for CLL/SLL

Dr. Richard Furman, MD

Chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) and small lymphocytic lymphoma (SLL) are cancers that affect the lymphocytes in the immune system. Essentially the same disease they are differentiated by the location in the body where they occur. CLL is found in the bloodstream, bone marrow, and sometimes the lymph node and spleen of patients, while SLL occurs in the lymph nodes of patients.

On Wednesday, September 21st at 6pm Director of the CLL Research Center, Dr. Richard Furman will give a presentation on currently available treatment options for patients with CLL/SLL. The presentation will be followed by a Q&A session. This presentation is part of the Lymphoma Research Foundation’s (LRF) “Ask the Doctor” program designed specifically for people affected by lymphoma, and seeks to provide the latest information on treatment. Online registration is available here.

The program includes:

  • Overview and Treatment Options for Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia / Small Lymphocytic Lymphoma – ( CLL / SLL )
  • Research Updates
  • Question and Answer Session

This program is free-of-charge and dinner will be provided. Pre-registration is required.

Three Easy Ways to Register!

Call: 800-500-9976
Web: Click here

Ask the Doctor: Updates on Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia & Small Lymphocytic Lymphoma

The Lymphoma Research Foundation’s (LRF) “Ask the Doctor About Lymphoma” programs are designed specifically for people affected by lymphoma. Tonight’s two-hour topic-specific seminar will feature a presentation led by Director of the CLL Research Center, Dr. Richard Furman. The presentation will be followed by a Q&A session. Online registration is available here. Program details are below:

Ask the Doctor: Updates on Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia & Small Lymphocytic Lymphoma

Richard R. Furman, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Director of the CLL Research Center
Weill Cornell Medical College
New York, NY
Follow Dr. Furman on Twitter

Date and Time
Tuesday, May 12, 2015
Networking: 6:00 PM
Program: 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM

New York Marriott East Side
525 Lexington Ave at 49th Street
New York, NY 10017

Dinner will be provided for all registered attendees.

Program Overview – Online registration here

  • Overview and Treatment Options on CLL/SLL
  • Understanding Clinical Trials and Novel Therapies for CLL/SLL
  • Question and Answer Session

Registration Instructions
This program is offered free-of-charge to members of the Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia/Small Lymphocytic Lymphoma community however, pre-registration is required. Please note: The names and phone numbers and/or email address for all attendees is required to complete the registration.

Three Easy Ways to Register!

Call: 800-500-9976
Web: Click here

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