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DC Blood Cancer Conference April 17, 2021 - Dipti Patel-Donnelly, MD

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April 01, 2021
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Guest Speaker speaker for Hodgkin Lymphoma: Dipti Patel-Donnelly, MD


This virtual Blood Cancer Conference (BCC) is one of many programs developed by The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) to meet the needs of patients, survivors, families and oncology professionals, the people who deal with blood cancer every day and the people who care for them.

BCC attendees receive the most current information and access to local resources to help navigate and make informed decisions about their treatment and survivorship.


10:00 AM Welcome & Keynote Presentation

11:15 AM Concurrent Morning Breakout Sessions:

  • Multiple Myeloma
  • Hodgkin Lymphoma
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes (MDS)
  • Adult Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (ALL)
  • Managing Side Effects of Treatment
  • Navigating Clinical Trials

12:30 PM Concurrent Afternoon Breakout Sessions

  • Lymphoma Low Grade
  • Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia (CLL)
  • Adult Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML)
  • Myeloproliferative Neoplasms (MPN)
  • Managing Side Effects of Treatment
  • Navigating Clinical Trials

1:30 PM Evaluations and Conference Concludes

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