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Facing LMS Together

 

Facing LMS Together: Saturday, March 9, 2019 from 10 AM to 2PM. Lunch provided.
An educational symposium for patients and caregivers affected by leiomyosarcoma. This event is brought to you through a collaborative effort between National Leiomyosarcoma Foundation (NLMSF), Sarcoma Oncology Center and Cancer Support Community Los Angeles.
WHEN:
Saturday
March 9, 2019

10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
WHERE:
CSCLA

1990 S. Bundy Drive, Suite 100
Los Angeles, CA 90025
Parking is $5 cash at the door
To RSVP, contact Ms. Annie Achee 
Phone: 303-808-3437
Email: annieachee@aol.com
Schedule
10:00 AM — 10:15 AM
Ms. Annie Achee, Dr. Sant Chawla, & Dr. Shannon La Cava
Introduction
10:15 AM — 10:30 AM
Sant P. Chawla, MD, Sarcoma Oncology Center
Clinical Trials for Leiomyosarcoma
10:30 AM — 10:45 AM
William Tseng, MS, USC Keck School of Medicine
Surgical Resection for Long Term Survival in Leiomyosarcoma
10:45 AM — 11:00 AM
Omid Jafari, MD, Medical Imaging
Imaging in Leiomyosarcoma
11:00 AM — 11:15 AM
Stephen Liu, MD, IFG Cure, LLC
Relax: An Immersion Virtual Reality Relaxation Intervention for Quality of Life Improvement of Cancer Patients
11:15 AM — 11:30 AM
Panel Q & A with Dr. Chawla, Dr. Tseng, Dr. Jafari and Dr. Liu
11:30 AM — 12:30 PM
Jody Sherman, President of the AAA T.L.C. Health Care, Inc.
Lunch Sponsor
12:30 PM — 12:45 PM
K. Kumar Sankhala, MD, Cedars Sinai Medical Center
Targeted Therapies for Leiomyosarcomas
12:45 PM — 1:00 PM
Charles Forscher, MD, Cedars Sinai Medical Center
Recent and current landscape for leiomyosarcoma chemotherapy and
non-chemotherapeutic approaches to management
1:00 PM — 1:15 PM
Erlinda Gordon, MD, Sarcoma Oncology Center, Aveni Foundation
Tumor-Targeted Gene Therapies for Sarcoma
1:15 PM — 1:30 PM
Panel Q & A with Dr. Sankhala, Dr. Forscher and Dr. Gordon
1:30 PM — 1:40 PM
Closing Remarks by Ms. Annie Achee
1:40 PM — 2:00 PM
Networking