Register for Cancer Research Institute FREE Immunotherapy Patient Summits

In In The News, Uncategorized by Barbara Jacoby

Cancer Research Institute Immunotherapy Patient Summits are free half-day Saturday events that provide a forum for patients, caregivers, and advocates to meet together along with scientific and healthcare experts to learn more about how new breakthroughs in immunotherapy are changing standards of care for all cancers.

In 2018, the Immunotherapy Patient Summit are upcoming to New York City, San Diego, and Houston. For the New York City event, here are the details for you to register now:

  • Saturday, September 15, 2018: NYC Immunotherapy Patient Summit, hosted at Columbia University Irving Medical Center:

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/immunotherapy-patient-summit-new-york-city-tickets-44409471926

  • Saturday, September 15, 2018 – NYC Immunotherapy Patient Summit LIVE STREAM  – for those who cannot attend in-person:  

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/immunotherapy-patient-summit-live-stream-tickets-44889823671

Register now as seating is limited!

What happens at a summit?

The program will be held on a Saturday, begin at 10:00am, and conclude at 3:30pm. Throughout the day we offer appointments with clinical trial navigators (free and confidential). Set up an appointment in advance when you register online.

Every summit has a unique mix of expert physicians and patients, so be sure to check who will be in each city and what cancer types will be covered in the breakout sessions.

Who should attend?

We invite people of all ages and cancer types. Caregivers, friends, family, and advocates are also encouraged to attend.

Why should I attend?

Learn the basics of immunotherapy and the latest research, get a better understanding of clinical trials and whether they are a good option for you, and gain perspective from other patients treated with immunotherapy.

Can I attend virtually?

Register for the Live Stream event to attend an Immunotherapy Patient Summit virtually. You can also follow the event on social media with the hashtag #CRISummit.

Barbara Jacoby is an award winning blogger that has contributed her writings to multiple online publications that have touched readers worldwide.