SHINING A LIGHT ON MPN
Saturday, September 15th
11:00AM - 3:00 PM
"Come to part, or all, of this MPN awareness event. Individuals with a MPN diagnosis, their loved ones, and healthcare professionals who treat MPNs are welcome. Lunch will be provided."
11:00 AM — 12:00 PM
Casey O'Connell, MD
Dr. Casey O'Connell is an Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine in the Division of Hematology at the Keck School of Medicine at USC. She focuses her research on pre-leukemic blood disorders.
12:15 — 1:15 PM
Angela Fleischman, MD
MPN Biology & Symptoms: Familial Predisposition and Inflammation
Dr. Angela Fleischman is a research-scientist dedicated to a life-long career investigating MPN & integrating her research with the clinical care of patients.
2:15 — 3:00 PM
A Patient Advocate's Perspective
Marty Prager is an MPN patient and advocate.
1990 S. Bundy Drive, Suite 100
Los Angeles, CA 90025
Free validated parking available
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Orange County MPN (Myeloproliferative Neoplasms) Educational Group quarterly meeting, Saturday, August 18, 2018 from 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM.
We are very excited to announce that we have been able to obtain several national and international speakers for our hosted luncheon meeting. Our speaker list includes:
1) Lindsey Whyte, Program Manager/Medical Research, MPN Research Foundation - A driving force in blood cancer research and the development of new treatment options for MPN patients.
2) Andrew and Esther Schorr, Co-Founders of Patient Power - A pioneering online cancer education channel reaching 170,000 patients each month.
Thanks to Dr. Angela Fleischman we are able to offer all of you this special hosted luncheon event free of charge.
There will be a selected menu to choose from and special dietary needs such as, vegan and vegetarian, which will be offered in the menu selection. If you have special dietary needs other than those on our special selected menu, please contact me so that we will be able to meet your needs. On the menu, for a dessert, is Maggiano's famous New York Style cheesecake.
We are also excited about being able to offer this event at Maggiano's Little Italy at South Coast Plaza. It is freeway access close, right off the 405 Freeway at Bristol inside South Coast Plaza on the South West corner of Sunflower and Bristol. Parking is free.