8th International Patient Symposium on Myeloproliferative Neoplasms



2015 Symposium Leadership and Speakers:
First row (l-r):  Drs. Jason Gotlib and Richard T. Silver; David Boule
Second row (l-r): Drs. Srdan Verstovsek, Jerry Spivak, Robert Kralovics, Anne Mullally, Andrew I. Schafer, and Ruben Mesa

CR&T will host the 9th International Patient Symposium on Myeloproliferative Neoplasms on Wednesday, November 1, 2017 at Weill Cornell Medical College in New York City.  For information and to register, click here.

CR&T was proud to host the 8th International Patient Symposium on Myeloproliferative Neoplasms on Tuesday, November 4, 2015.  This full-day educational event, which takes place every two years, was held at the Belfer Research Building at Weill Cornell Medical College in New York City.  The Symposium enables patients and their families to learn about the latest developments in the research and treatment of the myeloproliferative neoplasms (MPNs).

Guests from 20 states and several foreign countries attended the 2015 event, which featured presentations by distinguished basic scientists and clinical research physicians from the world’s most prestigious MPN centers. Richard T. Silver, MD, CR&T’s vice president and medical director, was the Program Chair and David Boule, CR&T’s president, served as Patient Committee Chair. 

View Videos of the 2015 Presentations

Thank You to Our Generous Sponsors
We are deeply grateful to the generous corporate and individual sponsors who made the 2015 Symposium possible:

Presenting Sponsor





Platinum Sponsors
Mr. and Mrs. Myron Schuster

Gold Sponsors
Paul and Susan Saltzman

Silver Sponsors
Mr. & Mrs. Keith Civil
Christopher and Deborah Seiter

Bronze Sponsors
Laine and David Boule
Matthew and Nancy Crean
Terry Hermanson
Emily and Alan Legum
Bashi and Sam Nierenberg
Hande Taylin Or