ABC's of Blood Cancers: Decode What Your Doctor is Saying


Online event from the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

Learn to speak “Doctor” in 90 minutes! Attendees will come away with knowledge of common abbreviations and terminology as they relate to the full spectrum of blood cancer across a patient’s journey. Focus will be on evaluation, diagnosis, treatment and response, and post-treatment care. Attendees will also learn about resources available in their local community and those provided by The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.

Speakers include:

  • Moderator - Matthew J. Matasar, MD, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
  • Colette N. Owens, MD, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
  • Michael J. Mauro, MD, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
  • Bradley W. Lash, MD, Lehigh Valley Health Network
  • Yuliya Linhares, MD, Miami Cancer Institute

The event takes place from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm on January 20, 2021. 

Registration for this event is required. To register, go to

This event is hosted in collaboration with the following organizations:

  • Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
  • Lehigh Valley Health Network
  • Miami Cancer Institute

For more information, contact Stacy Kreizman at the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society at 908-956-6608 or

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