2024 CURE OM Patient & Caregiver Symposium

Melanoma Research Foundation

May 3, 12:00 PM – May 5, 6:00 PM

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RSVPs

About this event

The 2024 Eyes on a Cure: Ocular Melanoma Patient & Caregiver Symposium will be on May 3-5, 2024, in Boston, MA! Join OM patients and caregivers from across the US for three days of in-person and virtual learning about the latest news in research and treatment development, OM education, patient support resources and more. 

Participants are also invited to join the Miles for Melanoma Boston 5k on the morning of Saturday, May 4 to raise funds and increase OM awareness in the broader melanoma community. Register here!




FAQs

Hotel Accommodations: The Melanoma Research Foundation has limited rooms on a first-come, first-served availability at the Inn at Longwood Medical. There are limited rooms available for Thursday, May 2nd- Sunday, May 5th for $259/night + tax. To reserve, call 1 (800) 468-2378 or (617) 731-4700 use group code MELA2024 by Friday, April 12th, 2024.

Travel Scholarship: The Melanoma Research Foundation offers limited travel scholarships to attendees for the Eyes on a Cure: CURE OM Patient & Caregiver Symposium. For more information and the application, contact cureom@melanoma.org. The application deadline is Wednesday, April 3rd.

Host

  • Sara Selig

    Melanoma Research Foundation

    Director CURE OM

Moderator

  • Miriam Kadosh

    Melanoma Research Foundation

    Director of Patient Engagement and Education

When

When

May 3 – 5, 2024
12:00 PM – 6:00 PM UTC

Agenda

Breakfast
Welcome
Patient and Caregiver Panel
BREAK
Track 1 - Primary Ocular Melanoma Diagnosis and Treatment 
Track 2 - Mind-Body Skills for Managing Uncertainty and Fear of Recurrence
Track 1 - Post Primary Treatment Care
Track 2 - Talking with Loved Ones about Your Diagnosis and Care
LUNCH
Track 1 - Medical and Research Updates
Track 2 - Sexual Health and You
Track 1- Overview of Metastatic Treatment Approaches
Track 1- Liver Directed Therapies
Track 2 - Self-advocacy and Resource Navigation
Track 1 - Tebentufusp in Practice
Track 2 - Expressive Arts
Track 1 - Targeted Systemic Therapies
Track 1 - Immunotherapies for Metastatic Disease
Track 2 - Nutrition session/Mindfulness Based Session
BREAK
Breakout Psychosocial Support Groups
Dinner

Organizer

  • Jonelle Daley

    Programmatic Logistics Coordinator

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