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Fri, Sep 13

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Boston

17th International Myeloma Workshop

The educational symposia will include didactic, interactive, evidence-based, and fair-balanced content targeted to the supportive care of the patient with multiple myeloma. A significant focus will be places on the role of immunotherapies, as well as unique considerations with the delivery.

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17th International Myeloma Workshop
17th International Myeloma Workshop

Time & Location

Sep 13, 2019, 9:45 AM – 8:00 PM

Boston, Boston, MA, USA

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About The Event

http://imw2019boston.org/

Nursing Symposium Overview

The 4th nursing symposium will be held in conjunction with the 17th International Myeloma Workshop in Boston, Massachusetts on Friday, September 13th, 2019. The audience for the live conference includes nurse practitioners, physician assistants, clinical nurse specialists, advanced degree nurses, hematology/oncology nurses, pharmacists, and physicians. In particular, the educational symposia will include didactic, interactive, evidence-based, and fair-balanced content targeted to the supportive care of the patient with multiple myeloma. A significant focus will be places on the role of immunotherapies, as well as unique considerations with the delivery of new drugs and management of side effects. There will be a variety of educational formats conducive to interaction which will include live oral presentations with Q&A sessions. Nurses will be able to disseminate the latest nursing research in the field of myeloma with the best-selected abstracts presented live in a plenary session and also in poster format within the main program.

Link to Nursing Symposium: http://imw2019boston.org/index.php/nurse-s-symposium/symposium

Nurse Registration Special Rates

$200 Access to entire IMW Program including Nursing Symposium

Abstract Submission to the Nursing Symposium

Any licensed healthcare professional can submit an abstract to be considered for oral or poster presentation in the nursing symposium to be held on Friday, September 13, 2019. Six oral abstracts will be selected. Abstracts selected (oral and poster) will be included in official conference proceedings.

Abstracts are being considered in areas relating broadly, to supportive care in myeloma. This may include symptom management; toxicities; health related quality of life (HRQOL); late and long-term effects; models of care; advanced practice nursing and care delivery.

Submission Types

Oral Abstract – Six high-ranking abstracts will be selected for oral presentation.

Poster Abstract – Presenters will make physical or electronic posters to present during dedicated poster sessions. Presenters are required to be with their posters during the evening poster reception times.

Guidelines for submission are included on the website: http://imw2019boston.org/index.php/nurse-s-symposium/symposium

The Nursing Scientific Program Committee invites you to submit an abstract for the 17th International Myeloma Workshop, taking place September 12-15, 2019 in Boston, Massachusetts. The deadline for abstract submission is Friday, May 31, 2019 at 11:59 p.m. ET. Notifications will be made by Friday, June 28, 2019.

Questions? Contact us: IMW Abstract Management Imw2019@spargoinc.com c/o SPARGO, Inc.

11208 Waples Mill Road Suite 112

Fairfax, VA 22030 USA

888-788-1522 (US Toll free); 001 571-207-7398 (International)

Nursing Symposium Proposed Agenda

09:45 – 10:00

Open & welcome ~ Dr. Kenneth Anderson, Kathleen Colson and Beth Faiman

10:00 – 10:30

Harnessing the Power of the Patients’ Immune System:

Harnessing the Beast – Immunotherapy 101 in Multiple Myeloma

Dr Joseph Mikhael MD, Med, FRCPC, FACP, Chief Medical Officer, International Myeloma Foundation

10:30 – 11:00 The Use of CAR-T in Multiple Myeloma: The Present and the Future

Patricia Mangan RN, MSN, APRN-BC, Abramson Cancer Center, Philadelphia

11:00 – 11:30

Nursing Considerations in the Changing Landscape of Multiple Myeloma Treatments

Charise Gleason MSN, NP-BC, AOCNP

Nurse Practitioner Myeloma, The Winship Cancer Institute, Atlanta

11:30 – 12:30 Oral Abstract Session

12:30 – 13.30 Expositions and Lunch

13:30 – 15:15 Oral Abstract Session

15:15 – 15:45

Optimizing Patient Outcomes:

Huff, Puff and other Stuff: Cardiopulmonary Toxicities

Kimberly Noonan DNP, ANP-BC, AOCN

15:45 – 16:15

Management of Myeloma in the Older Population

Dr Elizabeth O’Donnell MD

Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston

16:15 – 16:45

Improving Outcomes in the Real World: The Role of MM Registries Prof

Andrew Spencer MBBS FRACP FRCPA DM

The Alfred, Melbourne, AU

16:45 – 17:00 Nursing close

Tracy King, Beth Faiman and Kathleen Colson

18.30 – 20.00 Nurses Poster Session and Reception Hynes Convention Centre

*Agenda is subject to change.

Please see website for the most up-to-date agenda.

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