January 29, 2024

Barrie InfoSession for Patients & Caregivers

Agenda

1:00-1:30 pm – Registration and Coffee

1:30-2:15 pm – Who is Myeloma Canada? How Do We Help? (Michelle Oana, Director of Development and Community Relations, Myeloma Canada)

2:15-2:30 pm – Break

2:30-3:30 pm – Myeloma 101 and Treatment (Dr Lauren Gerard, Hematologist, Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre)

3:30-3:45 pm – Break

3:45-4:45 pm – Tips for Self-Advocating (Being a V.I.P.) (Chantel Wicks, Regional Community Engagement and Development Manager – Ontario, Myeloma Canada)

4:45-5:15 pm – My Myeloma Journey (Bob McCaw, Toronto and District Myeloma Support Group Steering Committee Member)

5:15 pm – Closing Remarks