Wilmot Doctor to Discuss Advances in Leukemia Treatment Oct. 15

October 06, 2008

Jane Liesveld, M.D.

A leukemia expert from the James P. Wilmot Cancer Center will offer insight into the latest discoveries and advances in treatments during a free educational program at 5 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 15, at the Bella Lago Restaurant in Canandaigua.

Jane Liesveld, M.D., clinical director of the Samuel E. Durand Blood and Marrow Transplant Program, will lead the session, sponsored by the Leukemia & Lymphoma. She will discuss new and emerging therapies for chronic and acute leukemia, stem cell transplantation and the role of clinical trials in the advancement of leukemia treatments.

A complimentary dinner will be provided at 5 p.m. followed by the program from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.

Registration is required. Call the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society at 1-800-784-2368 ext. 106.

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