Upcoming Multiple Myeloma Education Events

What: Webcast LLS Logo
When: Thursday October 26, 2017, 12:00-1:00 PM ET
Where: Web
More Info: http://www.lls.org/events/survivorship-series?src1=22346&src2=

What: In-Person Live SeminarLLS Logo
When: Saturday October 28, 2017 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM ET
Where: DoubleTree by Hilton Pittsburgh—Green Tree, Pittsburgh, PA
More Info: http://www.lls.org/western-pennsylvania-west-virginia/article/pennsylvania-blood-cancer-conference

LLS logoWhat: Fundraiser Event
When: Saturday October 28, 2017 4:30 PM ET
Where: The Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA
More Info: http://www.lightthenight.org/ or 908-956-6608

Special Note: PMMNG member, Nancy Stewart, will be part of the opening ceremony. Nancy developed a secondary cancer to her myeloma – leukemia – and has undergone rigorous treatments over the past year.  For this event, Nancy has formed a team – “Cell Dancers” – to represent her wish during treatment that her blood cells would start a healing dance! If you would like to donate to her team, visit Lightthenight.org, push the donate button and enter “Cell Dancers” in the field for the team name.

What: WebcastMMRF Logo
When: Wednesday November 1, 2017 1:00-2:00 PM EDT
Where: Web
More Info: https://www.themmrf.org/living-with-multiple-myeloma/education-programs/on-demand-education/

What: In-Person Live SeminarMMRF Logo
When: Friday November 3, 2017 9:00-3:00 PM ET
Where: The Roosevelt Hotel, 45 East 45th Street & Madison Avenue, New York, NY 10017
More Info: https://www.themmrf.org/patient-summits/multiple-myeloma-patient-summit-new-york-ny-2017/

What: In-Person Live SeminarLLS Logo
When: Saturday November 4, 2017 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM ET
Where: Grand Hyatt, New York, NY
More Info: http://www.lls.org/new-york-city/article/new-yorknew-jersey-blood-cancer-conference-2017

What: Fundraiser EventMMRF Logo
When: Saturday, November 11, 2017 8:00 AM ET
Where: Fairmount Park, Philadelphia, PA
More Info: https://walkrun.themmrf.org/philadelphia

Special Note: A member of our PMMNG family and long-time webmaster for our group, Joshua Roberts, was last year’s largest individual fundraiser even as he was at the end of his journey with Myeloma.  In memory of Joshua, his family has formed “Team Joshua” this year. If you would like to donate to this team, go to the website above and enter “Team Joshua” on the line for team name.

Fox Chase logoWhat: In-Person Program 
When: Wednesday November 15, 2017, 6:30 PM ET
Where: Crowne Plaza Philadelphia-Cherry Hill, 2349 Marlton Pike W., Cherry Hill, NJ 08002
More Info: https://www.ninlaro.com/events or 1-844-247-1641

Note:  The Fox Chase Cancer Center will hold a free educational program about one of our new treatment options – Ninlaro – manufactured by Takeda Oncology.  Dr. Patricia Kropf will be the physician speaker at the program.  Complimentary parking and light fare will be provided.