Event for lymphoma patients and caregivers (AB)



Alberta Health Services and the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society of Canada are holding an educational symposium for patients and caregivers titled Lymphoma: The “Other” Blood Cancer.


Dr. Robert Pearcey, Cross Cancer Institute: The Changing Role of Radiotherapy in the Management of Lymphomas”

Dr. Jill Turner, Cross Cancer Institute: “The Engaged patient: Living with challenges, changes, and difficult emotions”

Kathrin Sierra, NHL Survivor: “Looking Towards the Future”

Maria Hayes, Community Engagement Coordinator: “Canadian Cancer Society Programs & Services”

Dr. Marilyn Hundleby, Director of Programs & Volunteers: “Wellspring Edmonton:  A Wealth of Programs and Resources”

Kate Marchessault, Patient Education & Support Manager: “The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society: Who We Are and How We Can Help”



Date: Friday, September 18, 2015

Time: 1-4 p.m.

Location: The Cross Cancer Institute, Zane Feldman Auditorium

There will be a live broadcast to the Foothills Medical Centre Auditorium in Calgary, AB and the Stanton Territorial Hospital, 3rd Floor boardroom in Yellowknife, NWT

There is no charge to attend and refreshments will be served.

Please register with Kate Marchessault at 1-888-647-5433 or kate.marchessault@lls.org and state which location you will be attending.

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