Date for the meeting is 15 of December 2016
The meeting will be hold in ABF Stockholms facilities on Sveavägen 41 in Stockholm 10:00-16:00.
Thursday, 15th December offers Blodcancerföreningen, Blodkreftforeningen and Lyle together with International Walden Strom's macroglobulinemia Foundation (IWMF), and in cooperation with ABF Stockholm and with the support of Janssen, the patients / relatives with Waldenstrom's Macroglobulinemia to a full day in Stockholm. The meeting is free, lunch is not included, the restaurant is in the house and also nearby.
Professor Eva Kimby together with Lena Brandefors will hold two separate lectures during the day, one before lunch. Tone Hansen, a licensed psychologist and president of Blodkreftforeningen, will also hold a lecture about the psychosocial factors.
There will be plenty of time to get to know each other and also discuss how we move forward. Directions are available here for those who do not find in Stockholm. Warm welcome!
Registration = https://simplesignup.se/event/83547-skandinavisk-waldenstroems-traeff
09:00 to 10:00: Refreshments, registration & mingle
10:00 to 10:15: Welcome: "Agenda, programs and short presentation of the Blodcancerförbundet and Blodkreftforeningen" (Christian Pedersen, Tone Hansen and Susanne Öhrn)
10:15 to 11:00: The team around: "Short patient presentations from the participants'
11:00 to 11:15: Pause
11:15 to 12:00: Waldenstrom's Macroglobulinemia: "What is WM, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment and the latest research findings from IWWN-9 2016" (Professor Eva Kimby, Lena Brandefors)
12:00 to 13:00: Lunch
13:00 to 13:45: Ask the Doctor: "non-person specific questions to WM expert" (Professor Eva Kimby, Lena Brandefors)
13:45 to 14:00: Pause
14:00 to 14:45: Life with WM: "Psychological factors" (Leg. Psychologist Tone Hansen, chairman. Blodkreftforeningen)
14:45 to 15:00: Coffee Break
15:00 to 15:45: Discussion: "How can we develop and strengthen cooperation between the Scandinavian those affected by Waldenstrom's Macroglobulinemia?"
15:45 to 16:00: Final words: "Blodcancerförbundet and Blodkreftforeningen sums" (Christian Pedersen, Tone Hansen and Susanne Öhrn)