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Now that these broadcast have aired you can listen to the rebroadcast from Mayo Clinic’s Dr. Shaji Kumar if you CLICK HERE.  I do not know when Dr. Durie’s rebroadcast will be available, but it should be available in the near future at the web site

The ASCO (American Society of Clinical Oncology) annual meeting is now over and the experts have had a chance to digest the mountains of information on Multiple Myeloma presented at this important meeting.  Two great opportunities to get some outstanding perspective about this data can be obtained at the following two presentations.  I will be listening to Dr. Durie, and participating on the Cure Panel Broadcast with Dr. Kumar.  This should be a great educational opportunity for all myeloma patients and caregivers.


Dr. Brian G.M. Durie will explain what’s new and exciting from the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO), the European Hematology Association (EHA), and the International Myeloma Working Group Summit (IMWG)  This teleconference will be held on Thursday June 26, 2014 at 7:00PM EST

Dr. Brian Durie is an attending physician at the Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, with offices in the Samuel Oschin Cancer Center. Dr. Durie’s clinical expertise is in multiple myeloma. He is the Senior Advisor for Hematologic Malignancies and National Program Director for Multiple Myeloma and Related Disorders for Aptium Oncology. Dr. Durie founded and now chairs the International Myeloma Foundation and serves on its Scientific Advisory Board. Dr. Durie is also a Marquis member of “Who’s Who in America” and “The Best Doctors in America. To register CLICK HERE.


Myeloma ASCO Updates with Dr. Shaji Kumar of Mayo Clinic on June 27 at 5:00 pm EST –  This is the second year Dr. Kumar, who is one of the remarkable MYELOMA DREAM TEAM, will be providing his views on the most important findings presented at this year’s meeting as well as discuss his views on the future of myeloma treatment.  You can sign up and obtain more information on the program if you CLICK HERE.

Dr. Shaji Kumar is a hematologist at the Mayo Clinic Transplant Center in Rochester, Minnesota. He is American Board Certified in Internal Medicine, with medical interests in multiple myeloma and amyloidosis. Dr. Kumar completed medical school and his internship at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences in New Delhi, India. He completed two residencies in Internal Medicine – one at the Mayo Graduate School of Medicine and other at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences. Dr. Kumar completed his fellowship in hematology and medical oncology at the Mayo Graduate School of Medicine

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