North American Educational Forum on Lymphoma

October 23 – 25, 2020 - 1pm ET on October 23rd and close at 4pm ET on October 25th



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October 23 – 25, 2020

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Friday, October 23, 2020

1pm ET

Platform Opens

2:30pm

COVID-19 Update

  • Elizabeth Brem, MD, UC Irvine
4:00pm – 5:00pm

Opening Day Sessions (choose one)

  • Lymphoma 101 for Newly Diagnosed Patients/Caregivers – Abhijeet Kumar, MD, University of Arizona Cancer Center
  • Lymphoma 202: Survivorship – Allison Rosenthal, DO, Mayo Clinic
  • Todo Sobre Linfoma (All about Lymphoma for Spanish Speakers)

Saturday, October 24, 2020

10:30 AM – 1:00 PM

Plenary Session including Q&A

  • LRF Overview and Welcome – (10:30am – 10:45am)
  • Lymphoma Overview (10:45am – 11:10am) – Daniel Persky, MD, University of Arizona Cancer Center
  • What Causes Lymphoma? (11:10am-11:35am) – Carrie Thompson, MD, Mayo Clinic
  • Treatment Options (11:35am-12:00pm) – John Timmerman, MD, UCLA Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center
  • Clinical Trials (12:00pm-12:25pm) – Laurie Sehn, MD, British Columbia Cancer Agency
  • Q&A (12:25pm – 1:00pm)
1:30 PM – 1:45 PM

Move Around and Stretch!

2:00 PM – 3:15 PM

Disease Specific Breakout Sessions (choose one)

  • Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma – Neha Mehta-Shah, MD,  Washington University in St. Louis
  • Angioimmunoblastic T-Cell Lymphoma – Pierluigi Porcu, MD, Jefferson University Hospitals
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma - Stefan Barta, MD, University of Pennsylvania
  • CLL/SLL - Deborah Stephens, DO, University of Utah
  • Cutaneous T-Cell Lymphomas – Bradley Haverkos, MD, University of Arizona Cancer Center
  • Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma and Other Aggressive B-Cell Lymphomas – Laurie Sehn, MD, British Columbia Cancer Agency
  • Follicular Lymphoma – John Timmerman, MD, UCLA Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center
  • Hodgkin Lymphoma – Alex Herrera, MD, City of Hope
  • Mantle Cell Lymphoma – Alexey Danilov, MD, PhD, City of Hope
  • Marginal Zone Lymphoma – Thomas Habermann, Mayo Clinic
  • Peripheral T-Cell Lymphoma NOS – Andrei Shustov, MD, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance
  • Waldenstrom Macroglobulinemia – Tanya Siddiqi, MD, City of Hope
3:30 PM – 4:30 PM

Now that I have lymphoma: What can I do?

  • Carrie Thompson, MD, Mayo Clinic
5:00 PM – 6:00 PM

Living with Lymphoma Breakout Sessions (choose one)

  • Caregivers Networking/Support Group – Melody Griffith, LMSW, Mayo Clinic
  • Supportive Care and Symptom Management – Nikki Barkett, RN, BSN, OCN, University of Arizona Cancer Center
  • Navigating Health Insurance – Joanna Morales, Esq., Triage Cancer
  • Nutrition – Michelle Bratton, RD, University of Arizona Cancer Center
  • La Nutrición Para Pacientes Con Linfoma (Nutrition for patients with lymphoma) - Evelyn Villarreal, MS, RD, LDN, Moffitt Cancer Center

Sunday, October 25, 2020

10:30 AM – 11:30 AM

Mindfulness and Meditation

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

Immunotherapy Plenary Session

  • Javier Munoz, MD, Mayo Clinic
  • Brian Till, MD, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance
1:30 PM – 2:30 PM

Special Lymphoma Breakout Topics (choose one)

  • Advanced Diagnostic and Biomarker Testing for Lymphoma – Eric Hsi, MD, Cleveland Clinic
  • AYA - David Freyer, MD, University of Southern California and Yasmeen Khan, PA-C, University of Southern California
  • Biosimilars – Andrew Evens, DO, Rutgers Cancer Institute
  • Imaging and Scans: Why do I need it? – Manali Kamdar, MD, University of Colorado Cancer Center
  • Oral Agents – Daniel Persky, MD, University of Arizona Cancer Center
  • Transplantation and Cell Therapy in Lymphomas – Muhammad Hussain, MBBS, University of Arizona Cancer Center
2:30 PM – 3:30 PM

Relapsed/Refractory Breakouts (choose one)

  • CLL/SLL – Jose Leis, MD, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  • DLBCL – Jennifer Amengual, MD, Columbia University Medical Center
  • Follicular – Matthew Lunning, DO, University of Nebraska
  • Mantle Cell Lymphoma – Craig Portell, MD, University of Virginia

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