Saturday, October 13, 2018

6:30am                 Registration and AM Coffee Station

7:30am                 Welcome

                                About the Bing Center for Waldenstrom’s macroglobulinemia

                                About the International Waldenstrom’s Macroglobulinemia Foundation & its  affiliates

                                About the Lymphoma Leukemia Society

                                About Lymphoma Research Foundation

Session I

8:30am                 WM Diagnostics, Symptoms, & Treatment Criteria

9:00am                 AM Break

Session II

9:30am               Predispositions; familial and secondary cancers

10:00am               Biomarkers and genomic targets; MYD88, CXCR4, HCK & others

10:30am               Panel Discussion for Sessions I & II

Session III

11:00am               Disease Morbidities 1; Peripheral Neuropathy, Bing Neel Syndrome, Renal

11:30pm               Disease Morbidities 2; Amyloid, IgM related disorders, hyperviscosity & cryoglobulinemia

12:00pm               Panel Discussion for Session III 

12:30pm                 Lunch

Session IV

1:30pm                 Upfront Treatment Approaches

2:00pm                 Upfront Treatment Approaches- Debates A

2:30pm                 Upfront Treatment Approaches- Debates B

3:00pm                 Break

Session V

3:30pm                 Relapsed/Refractory Approaches

4:00pm                 Relapsed/Refractory Approaches- Debates A

4:30pm                 Relapsed/Refractory Approaches- Debates B

5:00pm                 Summary and Adjournment


Sunday, October 14, 2018

7:00am                 Registration and AM Coffee Station

Session VI

8:00am                 Self management, fitness, supplements, diet & fatigue

8:30am                 Importance of Clinical Trials & participation

8:45am                 Useful websites, sample collection, & global statistics

Session VII

9:00am                 Interactive Case Presentations I

9:30am                 Interactive Case Presentations II

10:00am               Break

Session VIII

10:30am               Meet the Professor Panel Discussions

12:00pm               Adjournment & Lunch                  


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Summit Chair
Christopher Patterson 
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Tel: 617.632.6285 
Fax: 617.632.4862 
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