Videos of Presentations

CR&T was proud to host the 9th International Patient Symposium on Myeloproliferative Neoplasms on Tuesday, November 1, 2017.  This full-day educational event, which takes place every two years, was held at Weill Cornell Medical College in New York City. The Symposium enables patients and caregivers to learn about the latest developments in MPN research and treatment.  

The program featured presentations by distinguished basic scientists and clinical research physicians from the world’s leading MPN centers, which you can view below.

Natural History and Heredity
Jerry L. Spivak, MD
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD

Biomarkers and Molecular Abnormalities:  What Do Patients Need to Know?
Alison Moliterno, MD
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD

Current Management of Polycythemia Vera
Richard T. Silver, MD
Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY

Current Management of Essential Thrombocythemia
Carles Besses Raebel
MD, Hospital del Mar, Barcelona, Spain

Current Management of Myelofibrosis
Ronald Hoffman, MD
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY

Current Developments in Stem Cell Transplantation in the MPNs
Koen van Besien MD
Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY

Summary of Drugs in Current and Future Clinical Trials
Jason R. Gotlib, MD, MS
Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA

What Should You Expect from Your MPN Treatment?
Ruben A. Mesa, MD, FACP
UT Health San Antonio Cancer Center, San Antonio, TX


Watch Interviews with MPN Experts 
Andrew Schorr of PatientPower.info, the online cancer community, conducted Facebook Live interviews with MPN experts at the Symposium, which you can view below. (Please note that you must have a Facebook account to access the videos.)