Join us on Thursday, September 9th, at 11:30 am PDT/2:30 pm EDT for an in-depth conversation about symptom burden. In this live Answers Now program, host and MPN patient advocate Ruth Fein will meet with Physician Assistant and Senior Instructor at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus, Lindsey Lyle, MS, PA-C. Tune in to learn about communication techniques that can create a better patient experience, the use of new technologies to alleviate symptom burden, and physical symptoms such as thrombosis.
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Hosts and Guests
MPN Patient Advocate
Lindsey Lyle MS, PA-C
Physician Assistant and Senior Instructor, University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus
Thursday, September 30, 2021
With the median age of diagnosis being approximately 70 years, chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) is the most prevalent adult leukemia in the U. S. At the present time, most patients have a period of observation before therapy initiation.
Thursday, October 7, 2021
What process do pathologists use to make an MPN diagnosis? When during the progression of an MPN is a new diagnosis required? Join us on Thursday, October 7th, at 12pm PDT/3pm EDT to participate in a program with Patient Power host and myelofibrosis patient, Ruth Fein, and hematopathologist, Carlos E.
Monday, October 18, 2021
Myeloma occurs most commonly in people over the age of 60. The average age at diagnosis is 70, and only 2% of cases occur in people under 40. However, geriatric oncologists with expertise in hematological malignancies such as multiple myeloma are rare.