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Important IWMF Update: 2021 Educational Forum
09 Apr, 2021

To the IWMF Community,

We want to let you know that after very careful consideration and with input from our WM medical experts, we have made the decision that our 2021 Ed Forum will be a completely virtual event. We are disappointed that we will not be together in October, but the safety and health of our participants and faculty is our number one concern.

We are excited to announce an entire month of educational workshops in October 2021, culminating in our Virtual Educational Forum. These workshops are for all members of the WM community – from newly diagnosed patients, to 25+ year WM veterans, and everyone in-between. These workshops, led by some of the top WM physicians and researchers, will help lay the educational groundwork for this year’s Virtual Educational Forum.

Understanding WM Workshop – October 6th, 2021

  • WM & Basic Terminology
  • Understanding Your Blood and Bone Marrow Tests
  • Genomics / Science of WM

WM and Self-Care Workshop – October 13th, 2021

  • WM & Fatigue
  • Dealing with the Stress of Medical Uncertainty
  • Supporting Your Immune System

Virtual Educational Forum Day 1 – October 28th, 2021

  • Current Treatment Options
  • Novel Treatment Options on the Horizon and the Importance of Clinical Trials for Drug Development
  • WM & The Eye
  • Peripheral Neuropathy
  • WM & Dermatology

Virtual Educational Forum Day 2 – October 29th, 2021

  • Familial WM
  • IWWM 11 Update
  • Ask the Doctors: Live Panel Q&A

We hope you will join us throughout the month of October for a truly unique experience. For more information, please visit our website at www.iwmf.com.

Thank you,

Pete DeNardis, IWMF Board Chair

Newton Guerin, IWMF President & CEO



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