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Patient Education Session with Dr. Ahmed for Blood Cancer Patients

Mon 10/19/2015

Join The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society and Florida Hospital for a patient education program.
This program will focus on helping patients with blood cancers make informed decisions about cancer treatments.

Speaker: Wesam Ahmed, MD, PhD, MSc
Blood & Marrow Transplant Center, Florida Hospital Orlando

Date: Saturday, November, 7, 2015
Time: 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Complimentary brunch will be served
Location: Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar
               933. N. Orlando Ave
               Winter Park, FL 32789
Please call (407) 454-5859 to register for the program or Register on-line at https://www.llsform.org/ho0999SER/CTorlando/index.html
Pre-registration for this free program is required.

Topics covered:
 Steps to take to help you make treatment decisions
 Questions to ask about benefits and risks of standard treatments and treatments under study in clinical trials
 What new blood cancer treatments are developed and approved
 How to sort out the myths from the facts about clinical trials
 How The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society can help

For more information, assistance for people with disabilities or grievances, please contact: Sharon Cohan, LCSW at: (407) 454-5859

You can also download the flyer for this event.