Understanding Myeloma: Diagnosis and Novel Treatment Options

Community Education

3/25/2021 11:30 AM - 3/25/2021 1:00 PM Add to Calendar
Nisha Joseph, MD
Assistant Professor, Hematology & Medical Oncology
School of Medicine

A Patient Education Webinar hosted by The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

Black Americans have twice the incidence of myeloma as white Americans, with recent studies finding that Blacks are also less likely to receive the latest myeloma treatments, including transplants.

Participants will learn:

  • Presenting symptoms of myeloma, diagnostic work up and standard
  • approach to treatment including stem cell transplant.
  • Differences between MGUS, smoldering myeloma and myeloma.
  • Recently approved therapy options and clinical trial development.
  • Resources provided by The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.

This FREE virtual program is for all patients and caregivers. Each person participating should register separately.

Online
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Atlanta, Georgia 30322
Nina Logan, MD