Webinars on leukemia and lymphoma

Webcasts

The LLSC webcast series is an interactive, educational showcase of the progress we have made in understanding, treating and managing blood cancers.

“I had lymphoma in 2005 and to hear of the breakthroughs in the past 12 + years is hopeful and amazing. Thank you for taking the time to put this together and thank you to the Dr and everyone for the research they continue to do." - Webcast Participant

Learn more by participating over the telephone and online in upcoming webcasts. Visit this page to access virtual lectures, audio replays and program slides from past programs.

 


Upcoming Webcasts


The 'F' words... Facing Brain Fog and Fatigue

Cancer related fatigue and brain fog are often said to be the most common and distressing symptoms reported by people living with cancer.  Learn about the two big 'F' words in cancer care and treatment along with how to manage fatigue in day to day life and self-management techniques to improve brain fog.

Date

October 22, 2018

Speaker

Rachelle Ramsay, BScN RN
Medical Oncology/Hematology
Tom Baker Cancer Centre

 

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Previous Webcasts

Webcast: Precision Medicine in Blood Cancers

Learn about the current state of knowledge on precision medicine and targeted therapies, and how they can improve a patient’s outcome.
  Precision medicine, also known as “personalized medicine,” is defined as a form of medicine that uses information about a person’s genes, proteins, and environment to prevent, diagnose and treat disease. Precision medicine emerged within the last 20 years as a...

Updates on the Landscape of Chronic Myeloid Leukemia

Researchers are studying new methods that could improve the treatment of CML. Advances in cancer treatment and new ways to relieve side effects have resulted in increased quality of life and a better prognosis for many people with this disease. 
  Subjects discussed in this webinar:  Latest developments in CML research and their implications for patient care and quality of life  ...

myeloma webcast

Multiple Myeloma overview

Overview on current and emerging treatment options, learn about managing symptoms and treatment related side effects Presenter:  
Peter Anglin, MD, FRCPC, MBA
Physician Lead Stronach Regional Cancer Centre and Central LHIN Regional Cancer Program   Event location:
Stronach Regional Cancer Centre at Southlake Regional Health Centre - Newmarket, ON   Webcast Link:

Immunotherapy: is using the immune system to tackle cancer a real...

Topics   Overview of immunotherapy How immunotherapy works Which patients are eligible for immunotherapy Getting the latest treatments to patients     Speaker   Dr. Denis Claude Roy
Professor of Medicine, Université de Montréal
Director of Research, CIUSSS Est-Ile-de-Montréal
CEO, CellCAN Regenerative Medicine and Cell Therapy Network
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Lymphoma Research: Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow

​Topics: Overview of the research process Key research developments impacting treatment and patient quality of life Promising areas of research Hot topics in Lymphoma Speaker: Dr. Jean-Sébastien Delisle 
Centre de recherche de l'Hôpital Maisonneuve-Rosemont
Montreal, Quebec ​ ...