Free LLS Education Program: Keys to Accurate Lymphoma Diagnoses


The latest telephone/web education program from the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society is on an especially interesting and valuable topic: keys to an accurate diagnosis in non-Hodgkin's lymphoma.

Date: December 12, 2014
Time: 12:00 noon Eastern / 9:00 AM Pacific
Speaker: Dr. Stephen Schuster MD

Dr. Schuster is the Director of the Lymphoma Program and Lymphoma Translational Research, and Associate Professor of Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia and Lymphoma at the Abramson Cancer Center, University of Pennsylvania Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine, Philadelphia, PA. Read more about Dr. Schuster at Penn Medicine.

Dr. Schuster's published research includes, but is not limited to, work in the following subtypes:

  • Double-hit lymphoma
  • Cutaneous T-cell lymphoma
  • Follicular lymphoma
  • Chronic lymphocytic leukemia
  • Mantle cell lymphoma
  • Multiple myeloma
  • Therapeutic lymphoma vaccines
  • Marginal zone lymphoma
  • MALT lymphoma
  • T-cell prolymphocytic lymphoma

  • Stem cell transplants
  • Extremely rare lymphomas, such as primary cardiac lymphoma and primary lymphomas of the cervix and uterus

Participation requires registration but is, as always, free. Those who take part in this education program will learn important information about:

  • Why an accurate diagnosis is so important in lymphoma
  • How one's diagnosis dictates treatment options
  • Emerging therapies for NHLs
  • Tests used by pathologists to make an accurate lymphoma diagnosis

And much, much more. You can register by phone by calling 866-992-9950 ext. 303 or click on this link to register online.

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