Living Well with CLL: A Town Meeting for Patients, Their Families and Care Partners

Sunday, March 29, 2015
Phoenix Marriott Tempe at the Buttes
Tempe, Arizona

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

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Living Well With CLL: A Town Meeting for Patients, Their Families and Care Partners | Tempe, AZ

Featured Video

Combining Novel CLL Treatments

Are there clinical trials underway that combine powerful emerging CLL treatments? Dr. Nitin Jain and Dr. Alessandra Ferrajoli explore the success of combination trials.



What Is ZAP-70?

What is ZAP-70, and what can it reveal about a patient’s prognosis? Drs. Nitin Jain, Alessandra Ferrajoli and Javier Munoz explain.






Why Is Watch and Wait Necessary?

Why is the watch-and-wait period necessary for many people with chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL)? Dr. Javier Munoz explains the reasoning behind this phase, which occurs prior to treatment.



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Guest Presenters to Include:

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

Assistant Professor, Department of Leukemia, Division of Cancer Medicine


Patient Advocate

Hosted by:

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

Online Host, CLL Patient and Advocate

This in-person town meeting was sponsored by the Patient Empowerment Network, which received educational grants from AbbVie and Genentech. It was produced in partnership with Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center, CLL Global Research Foundation, and the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.






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