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AAMDSIF Patient and Family Conference-San Antonio, Texas

October 8, 2016 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

The Aplastic Anemia & MDSInternational Foundation is offering seven FREE patient and family conferences in 2016. Where will we see you?

Whether you have aplastic anemia, MDS or PNH, are newly diagnosed, a long-term survivor, a caregiver, family member or friend, you can count on our conferences to deliver the latest diagnostic and treatment news from the nation’s leading bone marrow failure experts.

Our conferences offer a supportive and comfortable learning experience, with plenty of time to get your questions answered. In addition, we provide practical tips for living with these disorders and a safe environment where you can share your experiences with fellow survivors coping with similar challenges.

WHO:
Patients with aplastic anemia, myelodysplastic syndromes (MDS) or paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria (PNH), family members, caregivers, nurses, and other health care professionals are welcome and encouraged to attend.
Join more than 100 patients and families as we bring you face to face with top medical experts, empower you with information about living with a bone marrow failure disease and connect you with survivors who genuinely understand. Registration is FREE!
Join Dr. Kasiani Myers from Cincinnati Children’s for a kids session on Learning about Bone Marrow Failure and a Q&A session for parents. More information coming soon. 
NEW in 2016:
  • Friday Night Social, learn more!
  • Clinical Trials from A to Z: Understanding the Basics
  • Navigating the Health Insurance Maze: Making Sense of Public and Private Insurance
  • The Value of Sharing Your Desires: Advance Care Planning and Decision Making

This is not a NORD sponsored event. This event is being hosted by a NORD member organization.

Details

Date:
October 8, 2016
Time:
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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Organizer

Aplastic Anemia & MDS International Foundation
Website:
http://www.aamds.org/

Venue

DoubleTree by Hilton San Antonio Airpot
37 NE Loop 410 (at McCullough)
San Antonio, TX 78216 United States
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