Updates on the Treatment of Waldenstrom Macroglobulinemia: Utilizing BTK inhibitors and Community Engagement to Improve Patient Outcomes
Jordan D. Berlin, MD
Ingram Professor of Cancer Research
Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center, Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Leo I. Gordon, MD
Abby and John Friend Professor of Cancer Research
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Prashant Kapoor, MD, FACP
Associate Professor of Medicine
Jeffrey Matous, MD
Colorado Blood Cancer Institute
International Waldenstrom’s Macroglobulinemia Foundation
Shayna Sarosiek, MD
Dana Farber Cancer Institute
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After participating in this activity, learners should be better able to:
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Jordan D. Berlin: Grant/Research Support - AbbVie, Bayer Germany, Boston Biomedical, Dragonfly, Eli Lilly, EMD Serono, i-Mab, Incyte, Macrogrenics, Pfizer; Advisory Board - Bayer Germany, Ipsen, Mirati Therapeutics, Oxford Biotech, QED Therapeutics; Other Financial Support/DSMB - AstraZeneca, Novocure
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