nbmtLINK Lunch & Learn: GVHD and Steroids – Let’s Explore the Love/Hate and Other Options

Jul 13, 2021General News

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EVENT DATE & TIME: Wednesday, July 21, 2021 – Noon to 1 pm EST

This month’s FREE telephone educational and support program will focus on the love/hate of steroid use as it relates to chronic GVHD. Dr. Masumi Ueda Oshima, Assistant Professor and Assistant Medical Director for the Inpatient Adult BMT Program at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center and Seattle Cancer Care Alliance/University of Washington will break it down for us and share her expertise. Sharde Fultz, a cGVHD patient will share her personal experience including details about how she has managed steroid use and GVHD. The nbmtLINK’s licensed staff social worker, Jennifer Gillette, will facilitate the program. There will also be plenty of time for live questions.

If you have any technical issues related to registering, please contact peggyburkhard@nbmtlink.org or call (248) 770-5172. The call-in information is contained in the form you use to register. Note: YOU call in to participate. (We do not call you.)

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