Making Empowered Decisions: Understanding Your Options to Get the Best CLL Care

March 24, 2018
MD Anderson Cancer Center - Duncan Building - Houston, TX

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Staying informed about the latest chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) treatment and research advances could help you make empowered decisions about your care. Join CLL Global Research Foundation and Patient Power on Saturday, March 24--online, or in-person at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center--for a free and interactive town meeting. The event will feature a dynamic panel of world-renowned experts, including Dr. Michael Keating, Dr. Alessandra Ferrajoli and Dr. Nicole Lamanna. Host Jeff Folloder will lead the discussion, sharing his own experience as a CLL patient. 

The program will include a live Q&A session, giving patients and caregivers an exclusive opportunity to interact directly with researchers on the frontline and learn more about CLL. The in-person audience will also get the unique chance to build meaningful relationships with others by sharing stories, coping strategies and more.

Register now for in-person or online attendance, along with replay access, so you don’t miss out on the latest treatment news for you or your loved one.

Sign up below to learn:

  • Updates on current and developing CLL therapies
  • Strategies for identifying which treatment path is best for you
  • Inspirational advice for living well with CLL



10:30 - 11:00 AM Brunch: Connecting With Other CLL Patients and Care Partners*
11:00 - 11:30 AM An Overview of Current CLL Treatment Options
11:30 - 12:00 PM Developing CLL Research: What Could It Mean for You?
12:00 - 12:30 PM Determining a CLL Treatment Path 
12:30 - 12:45 PM     Coffee Break
12:45 - 1:00 PM Advice From Inspiring Patient Advocates 
 1:00 - 1:30 PM Strategies for Living Well With CLL
 1:30 - 2:00 PM Q&A – General Session

*Selection of breakfast and lunch items will be served to the in-person attendees.

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MD Anderson Cancer Center - Duncan Building
1155 Pressler St.
Houston, TX 77030

Additional Info:

Free self-parking in the Pressler Garage located at 1180 Pressler St. Pressler Garage is connected by a skybridge on floor 4 to Mays Clinic. Attendees should enter the Mays Clinic from the skybridge and follow signs to the event in the Duncan Building (Elevator Q).

Host & Guests

Patient Advocate and Host


Associate Professor of Medicine, Department of Leukemia, Division of Cancer Medicine

Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine

Columbia University Medical Center

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This town meeting is provided by CLL Global Research Foundation, which received support from AbbVie Inc., Gilead Sciences, Inc.,Pharmacyclics LLC and TG Therapeutics. It is produced by Patient Power in collaboration with The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center.

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