Upcoming Events

  • Best of ASH 2019 – Free IMF teleconference with a Q&A session. Dr. Brian G.M. Durie discusses key takeaways from the annual conference and explains how this new and important information relates to myeloma patients, caregivers, and other members of the myeloma community. Thursday, January 9, 2020, 4:00-5:00PM, Click Here to Register
  • Advances in 2020 for Blood Cancer Treatments - The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society is working together with UCI Chao Family Comprehensive Cancer Center to provide this FREE cancer patient education program. This program is for patients, their families, caregivers and healthcare professionals. Complimentary dinner will be provided. Speakers: Angela Fleischman, MD, PhD, UCI Chao Comprehensive Cancer Center, The Changing Landscape of MPN Treatment; Lisa Lee, MD, UCI Chao Comprehensive Cancer Center, Emerging Therapies for Multiple Myeloma. January 15, 2020, 5:30-8:00PM, Embassy Suites, 400 State College Blvd., Orange, CA 92688.  Preregistration required at https://www.eiseverywhere.com/506274
  • Understanding the Emotional Effects of Cancer - Free LLS webinar covering the latest information for patients and caregivers, including: the impact of a cancer diagnosis on your physical, psychological, spiritual and social health;  benefits of psychosocial care for cancer patients and their loved ones;  psychosocial resources for cancer patients. Speaker: Daniel C. McFarland, DO, Medical Oncologist/Psychiatrist, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center. Wednesday, January 29, 2020, 9:00-10:00AM, Register here, or by phone at (888) 914-7260.
  • Learn Your Labs - Free MMRF webinar. Having lab testing done is essential for you and your care team to understand the current status of your multiple myeloma. Patients are often asked to undergo several common types of tests, including blood, urine, and diagnostic imaging. This webinar is meant to help patients understand these tests, why they are done and how to interpret the results. Presenting Faculty: Craig Emmitt Cole, MD, Michigan State University Breslin Cancer CenterJoshua R. Richter, MD, Tisch Cancer Institute / Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. Tuesday, February 4, 2020, 10:00AM, Register today to learn more.
  • OCMMSG General Meeting - Bone Health, Dr. Robert Vescio, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Thursday, February 6, 2020, 7:00PM