June 21, 2023
Wednesday, June 21, 2023
Noon to 1 pm EST
Myelodysplastic Syndromes (MDS) Updates, Challenges and Inspiration
This month’s call-in program will focus on Myelodysplastic syndromes (MDS). Dr. Arpita Gandhi, of Oregon Health & Science University Knight Cancer will cover transplant indications in patients with MDS, caregiver support needed for transplant, the challenges of Graft Versus Host Disease (GVHD) and survivorship. Additionally, Jana Kirkwood, a thriving survivor of MDS who was transplanted just a few years ago, will share her story, challenges, and best tips. Jennifer Gillette, our licensed staff social worker will host this call. There will be plenty of time for live questions.
If you have any technical issues related to registering, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call (248) 770-5172. The call-in information is contained in the form you use to register. Note: YOU call in participate. (We do not call you.) This program is recorded and available on our website one week after airing live.
This FREE program is intended to provide psychosocial and emotional support along with health information from national experts regarding critical topics surrounding cancer and treatments.
SPECIAL THANKS TO OUR SPONSORS:
- The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
- Incyte Corporation
- Pharmacyclics & Janssen
- Omeros Corporation
We acknowledge and thank the following Link Partners for their ongoing support.
American Society for Transplantation and Cellular Therapy (ASTCT) • Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Center • Blood Marrow Transplant Program at Northside Hospital • Center for International Blood & Marrow Transplant Research (CIBMTR) • Corewell Health • Dana-Farber Brigham Cancer Center • DKMS • Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center • Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin Cancer Network • Henry Ford Health – Cancer • Incyte • Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center • Meredith A. Cowden Foundation • Nebraska Medicine • Oregon Health & Science University Knight Cancer Center • Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center • Siteman Cancer Center at Barnes-Jewish Hospital/Washington University School of Medicine • Stem Cell Transplantation and Cellular Therapy Program, John Theurer Cancer Center at Hackensack University Medical Center • The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society • University Hospitals Seidman Cancer Center • University of Michigan Health Rogel Cancer Center • Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center