NBTF/ALCASE Brain Metastases Patient Teleconference

Last Modified: January 13, 2002

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Date: January 16, 2002
Location: Teleconference; 10:am Pacific Time, 1:00 pm Eastern Time


Symposium Web Page: www.braintumor.org

Sponsors: NBTF/ ALCASE

Who Should Attend: Patients and Caregivers

Topics: Symptom management for patients with brain metastases.

Agenda: Mark Gilbert, M.D., Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX and Terri Armstrong, RN, M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX will be presenters. They will discuss the latest developments in symptom management of brain metastases. Teleconference will last one hour.

Registration Info: Email your name, address, zip code, and telephone number (including area code) to meetings@us.occgroup.com or fax info to 215-497-4304. Put Brain Mets Teleconference in the subject line.

Continuing Education: No.


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