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2016 MRF Patient Symposia Calendar

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      Dear MPIP Community:

      I wanted to make you aware of the MRF's 2016 Patient Symposia Series calendar. The schedule is below and more details on all of the events can be found here

      • March 4-6, 2016 – CURE OM Eyes on a Cure – Atlanta, GA
      • April 30, 2016 – Northside Hospital – Atlanta, GA
      • May 7, 2016 – The James/Ohio State University – Columbus, OH
      • May 14, 2016 – Seattle Cancer Care Alliance – Seattle, WA
      • May 16, 2016 – UNC-Chapel Hill – Chapel Hill, NC
      • May 20, 2016 – Abramson Cancer Center – Philadelphia, PA
      • May 21, 2016 – MD Anderson Cancer Center – Houston, TX
      • May 21, 2015 – Siteman Cancer Center/Wash U – St. Louis, MO
      • September 16-18, 2016 – Pediatric Summit – Charlotte, NC

      We will also host an Immunotherapy in Melanoma Symposium on August 12-13, 2016 in New York City. This is a one-of-kind event specifically for melanoma patients (and their caregiver) who are using or have used some form of melanoma immunotherapy. The MRF will reimburse travel expenses up to $300 per person for two people in each party to attend. The hotel arrangements will also be taken care of. We have limited space and reservations will be made on a first come, first serve basis. To learn more or to register, please view, fill out and return the Event Registration & Travel Reimbursement Form

      I hope to see you at an event near you this year!

      If you have questions about any event, please let me know! I can be reached at [email protected] or at 202-742-5945. 


      Shelby – MRF

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