Living Well with Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia: Education, Empowerment and Learning from Others | Houston, TX

 

Sunday, October 25th
MD Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, Texas

 

An audience of CLL patients and their caregivers joined us at a recent town meeting at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center to hear about emerging therapies in CLL, current treatment options and support resources.

We are also planning events in other cities. If you haven’t already, please sign up for email updates, so we can alert you when important and inspiring videos become available and when upcoming town meetings are scheduled.

 

Patient Folder

 

What Are Monoclonal Antibodies and How Do They Treat CLL?

What are monoclonal antibodies and why are they important for CLL patients? Drs. Zeev Estrov and Michael Keating explain.

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Expert Advice on CLL and Supplements

Drs. Michal Keating, Nicole Lamanna and Zeev Estrov all weigh in on the question, “What do you tell patients about CLL and supplements?”

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Emerging Immunotherapy Options for CLL

CLL experts Drs. Zeev Estrov, Michael Keating, and Nicole Lamanna discuss and explain the strategies behind emerging CLL immunotherapy options.

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Understanding the Relationship Between Genetic Testing and Targeted Therapy

Giving a thorough description of FISH and CLL profiling, Drs. Michael Keating and Nicole Lamanna emphasize the need to get the right test done at the right time to obtain the best targeted therapy.

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A Review of CLL Chemotherapy Approaches

Is chemo still a valid form of treatment for CLL? Which patients benefit most from this course of treatment? Dr. Nicole Lamanna explains.

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Managing and Monitoring CLL Treatment Side Effects

Dr. Nicole Lamanna, PA Jamie Lynn Gibbons and Andrew discuss the importance of open dialogue with your healthcare team regarding treatment side effects.

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CLL Defined

Drs. Nicole Lamanna and Michael Keating, along with Andrew Schorr, get back to CLL basics, describing and defining the disease in easy-to-understand terms.

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Replay: CLL Town Meeting Afternoon Session in Houston, Texas

Watch the afternoon session replay of the town meeting, “Living Well with Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia: Education, Empowerment and Learning from Others.”

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Replay: CLL Town Meeting Morning Session in Houston, Texas

Watch the morning session replay of the town meeting, “Living Well with Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia: Education, Empowerment and Learning from Others.”

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Guest Presenters to Include:


Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine

Columbia University Medical Center


Professor of Medicine and Internist, Director of Hematopoiesis Research, Department of Leukemia



Patient Advocate


Hosts

Host, Patient Power Co-Founder, CLL Patient and Advocate


Online Host, Patient Power Co-Founder, Caregiver and Patient Advocate


 

This town meeting was provided by CLL Global Research Foundation, which received support from AbbVie Inc., Genentech Inc., Gilead Sciences, Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Pharmacyclics, Inc. and Teva Pharmaceuticals. It was produced by Patient Power in partnership with The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center.

 


 

 

 


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