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Understanding Itching and Night Sweats With MPN

From the Understanding Myeloproliferative Neoplasms (MPNs) Town Meeting, a panel of experts explains why MPN patients have to deal with itching and night sweats and what they can do to treat those side effects. The panel includes:

  • Olatoyosi Odenike, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine at The University of Chicago Medical Center
  • Julie Huynh-Lu, PA-C, Physician Assistant, Department of Leukemia at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
  • Srdan Verstovsek, MD, PhD, Professor, Department of Leukemia, Division of Cancer Medicine at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
  • Carmelita Escalante, MD, FACP, Professor and Chair, Department of General Internal Medicine at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

Please check out the full video below to hear from the experts.

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Tag Archive for: MPN experts

Living Well With MPNs – LIVE Webinar Series

Understanding Treatments for MPNs: Are There New or Emerging Treatments That Could Be Right for Me?

What new treatments are in development for myeloproliferative neoplasms (MPNs)? What are the considerations when choosing a treatment plan? In this LIVE webinar, Dr. Bart Scott from Seattle Cancer Care Alliance and Dr. David Snyder from City of Hope will help viewers to understand the various treatment options for those living with polycythemia vera (PV), essential thrombocythemia (ET) and myelofibrosis (MF). Tune in LIVE online to learn more about:

  •       Types of MPN treatments available
  •       How you can stay informed about the latest MPN news
  •       Clinical trials

Watch online on Tuesday, August 29th, 2017 at 5:00pm Pacific (7:00pm Central; 8:00pm Eastern) for a one-hour virtual webinar. You’ll also have the opportunity to get your questions answered by the panel. Send questions in advance to mpn@patientpower.info.

Once you register, you will receive a confirmation email with details for joining the program at the scheduled time.

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Living Well With MPNs – LIVE Webinar Series

Tips and Strategies for Managing Symptoms and Side Effects of MPNs

This live webinar will help viewers understand symptoms and side effects associated with MPNs. Featured experts include Dr. Naval Daver from The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center and Lindsey Lyle, a Physician Assistant at the University of Colorado, Anschutz Medical Campus. You’ll hear advice for managing fatigue, itching, night sweats and other symptoms. Tune in LIVE online to learn:

  •       Why symptoms occur with MPNs
  •       How best to communicate with your healthcare team
  •       Tips for living your best life with an MPN

Watch online on Tuesday, May 23, 2017 at 1:00pm Pacific (3:00pm Central; 4:00pm Eastern) for a one-hour virtual webinar. You’ll also have the opportunity to get your questions answered by the panel. Send questions in advance to mpn@patientpower.info.

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