2023 Francophone Conference on Lymphoma and CLL for Patients

– Virtual Event

Date: November 15th (11:00am-3:15pm ET)

Lymphoma Canada is pleased to host its 3rd francophone conference for patients. This free educational event will take place virtually and will include presentations by senior academics and specialists from across Canada. Topics on the agenda include information specific to the disease and treatments; the importance of knowing your lymphoma subtype; how new lymphoma treatments are approved in Canada; and a COVID-19 update for patients and their caregivers. All this information will be offered to you from the comfort of your home thanks to our virtual platform. We hope to “see” many of you there virtually!

The national conference is free of charge for patients and their caregivers to watch this year and will be hosted virtually on November 15th We have numerous presentations on disease and treatment options as well as health and wellness during all stages of lymphoma. A complete agenda for the conference can be found below.

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2023 Francophone Conference Agenda

Wednesday, November 15, 2023 (11:00 am – 3:15 pm ET)

11:00am-11:10am Opening Remarks

11:10am-11:25am Patient Story (Guest of Honour)

11:25am-11:55am Lymphoma 101 for Newly Diagnosed Patients

12:00pm-12:30pm Importance of Knowing your Subtype

12:40pm-1:30pm Small group sessions: Lymphoma Subtypes

    • Aggressive B-cell non-Hodgkin lymphomas

    • Aggressive T-cell non-Hodgkin lymphomas

    • Indolent-type non-Hodgkin lymphomas

    • Chronic lymphocytic leukemia/Small lymphocyte lymphoma

    • Hodgkin lymphoma

1:40pm-2:10pm CAR T-cell Therapy Perspective, from a Nurse

2:15pm-2:45pm Viral Infections & Vaccines for Lymphoma & CLL Patients

2:50pm-3:00pm Closing Remarks

This conference is provided free of charge. Please consider a donation to help Lymphoma Canada to continue to provide accessible lymphoma information for all Canadians.

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