Chronic Graft Versus Host Disease Education and Support Webinar

Wednesday, September 26, 2018
 12:00 Noon EST
           NOTE: Start time will vary by time zone
  Total running time is 90 minutes including a question/answer period. 

You may submit questions during the session using the "Ask a Question" box. You may also submit questions on this registration form or via e-mail to Peggy Burkhard (peggyburkhard@nbmtlink.org)
 
 
We invite you to participate in a FREE webinar that will be sure to help you and your loved ones better understand the complexities of Chronic Graft Versus Host Disease (cGVHD) related to cancer treatment and a bone marrow/stem cell transplant.
This webinar will provide an overview of chronic GVHD, signs and symptoms, effective management of symptoms, clinical trials, drugs options and coping skills.
(Caregivers and the medical community are also invited to join this webinar)
 
Presenters include Annie Im, MD and Assistant Professor University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. Dr. Im specializes in the long term follow up of stem cell transplant recipients and chronic graft-versus-host disease patients. This webinar will be facilitated by Jennifer Gillette, our licensed staff social worker. Additionally, Lew Christie, a survivor with cGVHD will share his experience and coping skills.

This webinar is made possible thanks to the generous funding of Incyte Corporation, The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, the Meredith A. Cowden Foundation and Pharmacyclics. We also thank our esteemed Link Partners for their continued support in all we do.

Registration for this presentation is not available at this time.