This year we are holding a Midlands Conference of the CLL Support Association. The Midlands meeting has always been popular with our members and to celebrate the fifth anniversary we have extended it over two days this year.
Sketchley Grange Hotel,
Hinckley,Leicestershire. LE10 3HU.
Day One - On the 30th May Dr Ben Kennedy from the University Hospitals of Leicester will be our speaker.
Dr Kennedy is a well known haematologist and has a special interest in CLL.
Day One will focus on the patient issues resulting from a diagnosis of CLL. It will be geared towards patients who are either newly diagnosed, stable in watch and wait or are untreated for this disease.
Day Two - On the 31 st May our speakers will be Professor Paul Moss who is the Head of the Cancer Research UK Centre at the University of Birmingham and Chaya Venkat. Travelling from USA to attend our meeting, Chaya is the founder and president of the CLL Topics Website.
Day Two will focus on Decision Time. It will be geared towards patients who are either approaching treatment, in treatment or considering subsequent treatment.
There will also be representatives attending from Leukaemia and Lymphoma Research and Macmillan.
The Board of Trustees - CLLSA