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May 2019

Empowered #patientchat joins #CTAW2019

May 17 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm UTC+0
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In honor of Clinical Trial Awareness Week (#CTAW2019), the Coalition for Clinical Trail Awareness is hosting a special tweetchat to raise awareness about support services to overcome financial barriers for clinical trials participants. We hope you’ll chat along with us as #patientchat joins the #NIHchat on Friday, May 17th at 12pm ET. NOTE: We will not be hosting our own chat during this time, but instead invite you to join the #CTAW2019 as we will be tweeting from @patientchat and @power4patients.…

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2019 ASCO Annual Meeting

May 31 - June 5
McCormick Place, 2301 S King Drive
Chicago, IL 60616 United States
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Caring for Every Patient, Learning from Every Patient | #ASCO19 The American Society of Clinical Oncology's Annual Meeting brings together more than 38,000 attendees from around the world. Educational sessions feature world-renowned faculty discussing state-of-the-art treatment modalities, new therapies, and ongoing controversies in the field. Science sessions present the latest ground-breaking research in oral and poster format. You’ll meet friends and make connections, and bring back new ideas to your practices and hospitals. Take the time to familiarize yourself with…

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No Empowered #patientchat

May 31 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm UTC+0
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There will be no Empowered #patientchat today due to the annual ASCO meeting.

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June 2019

June 14th Empowered #patientchat: How Does An Empowered Patient Approach Care Coordination?

June 14 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm EDT
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You’re Invited! We hope you'll join us for our next Empowered #patientchat as we discuss care coordination. Care coordination is “the deliberate organization of patient care activities between two or more participants (including the patient) involved in a patient’s care to facilitate the appropriate delivery of health care services.” Care coordination can mean different things to different people, but mostly includes the following aspects of care: Managing the exchange of information among participants responsible for different aspects of care Synchronizes the delivery of…

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2019 Living Rare, Living Stronger NORD Patient and Family Forum

June 21 - June 23
Hilton Americas-Houston, 1600 Lamar Street
Houston, TX 77010 United States
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The 2019 Living Rare, Living Stronger NORD Patient and Family Forum will bring the rare disease community together with physicians, medical students and health professionals for a program of learning, sharing and connection – in an atmosphere of support and understanding – plus fun! Its agenda includes sessions in which patients and families can gain insights and practical tools  for living their best lives with rare diseases, with tracks provided for newly diagnosed patients, long-term patients, caregivers and physicians/medical students.…

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CRI Immunotherapy Patient Summit – San Diego

June 29 @ 10:00 am - 3:30 pm PDT
UC San Diego School of Medicine T. Denny Sanford Medical Education and Telemedicine Center, 9500 Gilman Drive
La Jolla, CA 92092 United States
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Learn about the basics of cancer immunotherapy, a highly promising new approach to cancer treatment. Medical experts along with patients who have been treated with immunotherapy will discuss how research and patient participation in clinical trials is helping us get closer to cures for all types of cancer. Space is limited, so register today! People of all ages and cancer types are invited to attend this FREE half-day Saturday event. Caregivers, friends, family, and advocates are also encouraged to join. Agenda…

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July 2019

Fact or Fiction? AML Treatment and Side Effects

July 1 @ 3:00 pm - 3:30 pm UTC+0

When it comes to online Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML) resources, how do you separate fact from fiction? During this LIVE webinar, Dr. Jessica Altman, Director of Acute Leukemia Program at the Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center, will share her expertise on treatments and side effects associated with AML. Watch online on Monday, July 1 at 3 PM Eastern (2PM Central, 12PM Pacific) for a 30-minute virtual webinar. Send questions in advance to question@powerfulpatients.org. Register Here Fact or Fiction? AML is brought to you by the Patient…

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LIVE Webinar: Clinical Trial Mythbusters

July 12 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm UTC+0

How Does Medicare or Medicaid Impact My Ability to Participate in a Clinical Trial? Cancer patients are living longer as a result of clinical trials that test new treatments, therapies, procedures, or new ways of using known treatments. What do patients and their support networks need to know about clinical trials as an option for cancer treatment if they are insured through Medicare or Medicaid? What requirements differ from region to region and what is covered or not covered?  Join…

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Empowered #patientchat – July 12th

July 12 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm UTC+0
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You’re Invited! We hope you'll join us for our next Empowered #patientchat discussion. Empowered Patient Chats (#patientchat) are held every other Friday at 10:00 am Pacific / 1:00 pm Eastern and during the chat patients and advocates come to learn from each other and discuss topics of interest to empowered patients. Click HERE to learn more about the Empowered #patientchat Series plus read tips on how to participate. We hope to see you Friday, July 12th on Twitter (or tchat.io/rooms/patientchat) at 10:00 am Pacific / 1:00 pm Eastern. Be sure to include the hashtag #patientchat in all your…

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CRI Immunotherapy Patient Summit – Boston

July 27 @ 10:00 am - 3:30 pm EDT
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute Yawkey Center for Cancer Care | Lavine Family Dining Pavilion, 3rd Floor, 450 Brookline Avenue
Boston, MA 02215 United States
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Learn about the basics of cancer immunotherapy, a highly promising new approach to cancer treatment. Medical experts along with patients who have been treated with immunotherapy will discuss how research and patient participation in clinical trials is helping us get closer to cures for all types of cancer. Space is limited, so register today! People of all ages and cancer types are invited to attend this FREE half-day Saturday event. Caregivers, friends, family, and advocates are also encouraged to join. Agenda…

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August 2019

Ask the Expert: What Should CLL Patients Know About Their Blood Work?

August 6 @ 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm EDT

Patients and care partners will have an opportunity to connect directly with world-renowned chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) experts to voice questions about the condition during a 30-minute LIVE “Ask the Expert” webinar. Guest experts Dr. Susan Leclair and Dr. Justin Taylor will be taking audience questions and discussing how to understand testing with CLL, how CLL patients can advocate for the correct testing, making the most of doctors’ appointments, and more.  Do you have a question you’d like a CLL…

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Empowered #patientchat – August 9th

August 9 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm EDT
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You’re Invited! We hope you'll join us for our next Empowered #patientchat discussion. Empowered Patient Chats (#patientchat) are held every other Friday at 10:00 am Pacific / 1:00 pm Eastern and during the chat patients and advocates come to learn from each other and discuss topics of interest to empowered patients. Click HERE to learn more about the Empowered #patientchat Series plus read tips on how to participate. We hope to see you Friday, August 9th on Twitter (or tchat.io/rooms/patientchat) at 10:00 am Pacific / 1:00 pm Eastern. Be sure to include the hashtag #patientchat in all your…

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September 2019

Empowered #patientchat – September 6th

September 6 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm EDT
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You’re Invited! We hope you'll join us for our next Empowered #patientchat discussion. Empowered Patient Chats (#patientchat) are held every other Friday at 10:00 am Pacific / 1:00 pm Eastern and during the chat patients and advocates come to learn from each other and discuss topics of interest to empowered patients. What would you like to chat about? Here’s some ideas to get you thinking: We hope to see you Friday, September 6th on Twitter (or tchat.io/rooms/patientchat) at 10:00 am Pacific / 1:00 pm Eastern. Be sure to include the hashtag #patientchat…

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CRI Immunotherapy Patient Summit – New York City

September 7 @ 10:00 am - 3:30 pm EDT
Perlmutter Cancer Center NYU Langone Health, 550 First Avenue
New York, NY 10016 United States
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Learn about the basics of cancer immunotherapy, a highly promising new approach to cancer treatment. Medical experts along with patients who have been treated with immunotherapy will discuss how research and patient participation in clinical trials is helping us get closer to cures for all types of cancer. Space is limited, so register today! People of all ages and cancer types are invited to attend this FREE half-day Saturday event. Caregivers, friends, family, and advocates are also encouraged to join. Agenda…

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Fact or Fiction? CLL Treatment and Side Effects

September 17 @ 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm EDT

When searching for chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) information online, how do you know what’s credible? In this webinar, Dr. Javier Pinilla-Ibarz, will review current CLL treatments, emerging research and common side effects to help you decipher fact from fiction. Watch online on Tuesday, September 17 at 11:00 am Pacific (2:00 pm Eastern, 1:00 pm Central)  . Register Now Guest:           Host: Fact or Fiction? CLL is brought to you by the Patient Empowerment Network in partnership with The Leukemia & Lymphoma…

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