Ask the Expert: Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia

In our "Ask the Expert" series, leading CLL specialists answer audience questions. If you have a question for our experts, submit it now to

Are Body Cramps a Side Effect of CLL Treatment?

Are body cramps a side effect of a CLL treatment? Watch now as CLL expert Dr. Jeff Sharman discusses pains and cramps and ways to manage side effects.


Who Is a Good Candidate for CAR T-Cell Therapy?

CLL expert Dr. Jeff Sharman gives an update on CAR T-cell therapy research, which conditions it’s FDA approved for, and where it fits in the CLL treatment landscape. Watch now to learn more.


Is Chemo Safe for CLL Patients With a 17p Deletion?

What role does the 17p deletion play in determining the beginning of treatment? Tune in to hear CLL expert Dr. Jeff Sharman explain.


Ask the CLL Expert Replay

Renowned CLL expert Dr. Richard Furman answered questions from the Patient Power community LIVE. Tune in to the replay now to hear Dr. Furman explain answers to your important questions; from diagnosis and prognosis, to treatment, emerging research and more.


What Tests Are Used to Categorize and Treat CLL?

Watch as renowned CLL expert Dr. Jeff Sharman explains the five distinct categories of CLL, testing used to identify patient subtypes and how this influences treatment decisions.


Clinical Research Updates on CLL Frontline Therapies

A Patient Power community member writes in, “Are approaches for first-line treatment likely to change in the next couple years?” Tune in to find out now from renowned CLL expert Dr. Jeff Sharman.


When Should CLL Patients Consider Treatment for Fatigue?

A Patient Power community member who struggles with fatigue wants to know more about indications for treatment. Can the side effect be attributable to other health issues? Tune in to hear Dr. Jeff Sharman’s expert perspective on treating CLL patients with fatigue.


Living With CLL During Flu Season: What Vaccines Are Recommended?

Living with CLL increases the risk of complications during cold and flu season. What do experts recommend for patients to prevent infection? Watch now to find out from Dr. Jeff Sharman.


New Drug Approval for CLL: An Expert Explains How the Treatment Landscape Is Evolving

During this Ask the Expert segment, a Patient Power community member asks, “where does the recently approved drug, duvelisib, fit into the CLL treatment landscape?” Watch now to find out from expert Dr. Jeff Sharman.


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