Utah Myeloma Support Group Meeting
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Nov 11, 2020 / 01:00PM - 02:30PM MST
Mountain West Myeloma Chapter

Event Description

Come join with other Utah myeloma patients, caregivers, and family members this November 11th at 1 PM Mountain time. Learn about the importance of having a Multiple Myeloma specialist, how to navigate care between your specialist and general oncologist, and receive free resources to help you in your myeloma journey. We will host virtual meetings until COVID is over and then we will transition to live lunches. We will be getting a Door Dash lunch for all participants in this first meeting!

Schedule & Agenda

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Introductions
01:00PM
Audrey Burton-Bethke
We will give time for each person to briefly introduce themselves and their affiliation with multiple myeloma.
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Sharing Resources
01:20PM
Audrey Burton-Bethke and Jenny Ahlstrom
Learn about some of our amazing resources that are there to help you on your myeloma journey (Myeloma Coach Program, HealthTree University, Myeloma Crowd website)
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The Importance of a Myeloma Specialist
01:45PM
Jenny Ahlstrom
Learn about the importance of a multiple myeloma specialist, and how to navigate care between specialist and general oncologist care. 
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Discussion
02:00PM
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Group discussion on thoughts, impressions, and perhaps concerns.  Potential topics of interest for the group 

Speakers & Moderators

The panelist Jennifer Ahlstrom
Jennifer Ahlstrom

Myeloma survivor, patient advocate, wife, mom of 6. Believer that patients can help accelerate a cure by weighing in and participating in clinical research. Founder of Myeloma Crowd by HealthTree and the HealthTree Foundation.

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The panelist Audrey Burton-Bethke
Audrey Burton-Bethke

Audrey joined the Myeloma Crowd as the Community Manager in 2020 after previously working in the nonprofit field for 4 years as a director of Fundraising and Development. She graduated from BYU with a major in Spanish and Nonprofit Management. Audrey is passionate about serving others, loves learning, and enjoys a nice mug of hot chocolate no matter the weather.

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