CRANBURY, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--OncLive®, the leading digital provider of resources and information to oncology professionals, will host a State of the Science Summit™ on multiple myeloma and myeloproliferative neoplasms (MPNs) on April 5 at The Camby in Phoenix, Arizona. The program will be chaired by Rafael Fonseca, M.D., consultant, division of hematology/oncology, department of internal medicine; chair, department of internal medicine; and professor of medicine, Mayo Clinic of Arizona.
The program includes discussions on myeloma biology and therapy, managing relapsed/refractory disease in multiple myeloma including CART and Daratumumab and treatment of polycythemia vera. A peer exchange session will also be included, during which the panel will take on audience questions and address any outstanding concerns.
Presenters for the program from Mayo Clinic are:
- Leif Bergsagel, M.D., consultant, division of hematology/oncology, department of internal medicine, and professor of medicine
- Jeanne Palmer, M.D., hematologist, bone marrow transplant program
- Keith Stewart, M.B., Ch.B., consultant, division of hematology/oncology, department of internal medicine; consultant, department of medical genetics; consultant, department of molecular pharmacology and experimental therapeutics; and professor of medicine
State of the Science Summit™ is a premier conference series hosted by OncLive® that features medical experts from across the nation. To discuss current treatment options, each summit integrates academic and community-based physicians and health care professionals from across key disciplines that range from medical and surgical oncology to hematology.
Registration is free and open to all health care professionals, and food and beverages will be served. For more information and to register, visit http://www.onclive.com/meetings/soss or contact Allison Cooper at ACooper@curetoday.com.
A digital platform of resources for practicing oncologists, OncLive® offers oncology professionals information they can use to help provide the best patient care. OncLive.com is the official website for MJH Associates’ Oncology Specialty Group, which publishes OncologyLive®, Oncology Nursing News® and more. MJH Associates is a full-service health care communications company offering education, research and medical media, including curetoday.com and CURE® magazine, the largest U.S. consumer publication focused entirely on cancer. Combining science and humanity to make cancer understandable, CURE® reaches patients, cancer centers and advocacy groups.