New and Emerging Treatments Conference

The New and Emerging Treatments conference is hosted by the Leukemia Research Foundation in the fall for blood cancer patients, survivors, caregivers, family members, and healthcare professionals. Physician experts present on various topics, all focused on new and emerging treatment options for different blood cancer conditions, followed by a live Q + A.

2021 conference

Session 1 (presented on October 13, 2021)

Chronic lymphocytic leukemia: Parameswaran Venugopal, MD, Rush University Medical Center
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas: Justin Kline, MD, University of Chicago Medical Center

Session 2 (presented on October 27, 2021)

Multiple myeloma: Patrick Hagen, MD, Loyola University Medical Center
CAR-T therapies for leukemia, lymphoma, myeloma, and MDS: Nasheed Hossain, MD, Loyola University Medical Center

Session 3 (presented on November 10, 2021)

Acute myeloid leukemia: Anand Patel, MD, University of Chicago Medicine
Importance of minimal residual disease in the management of blood cancers: Celalettin Ustun, MD, Rush University Medical Center

Past conferences

For past conference speakers, presentations, and recordings, click the year below.