UA Cancer Center Open House to Focus on Bone Marrow Transplants, Aug. 15

Bone marrow transplants (BMT) will be the main topic at the next Open House at the UA Cancer Center – North Campus, 3838 N. Campbell Ave., on Monday, Aug. July 28, 5-7 p.m. The theme of the event is “BMT & Multiple Myeloma.”

Amit Agarwal, MD, PhDFaiz Anwer, MD, FACSPresenters will be Faiz Anwer, MD, FACP, a UA assistant professor and member of the UA  Cancer Center whose research focuses on bone marrow and stem cell transplantation and leukemia, and Amit Agarwal, MD, PhD, whose research has taken a bench-to-bedside approach involving plasma cell disorders, gaining experience with clinical trials and translational research in monoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significance (MGUS), smoldering multiple myeloma (SMM) and multiple myeloma. Both Dr. Anwer and Dr. Agarwal are members of the BMT-Leukemia Multidisciplinary Clinic team and faculty within the Division of Hematology and Oncology at the UA Department of Medicine.

Light refreshments and soft entertainment will be provided. Celtic harpist Mary Bouley has been added to the program for entertainment.

View, download, post and share the flyer here:  UACC Open House Flyer Aug. 15 [PDF]

For more information, contact Margaret Eller, RN, CTE, oncology nurse navigator for the UA Cancer Center, or (520) 694-9060.

For more cancer-related education and outreach events, visit the UA Cancer Center’s Community Outreach webpage.

"UA Cancer Center Open House to Focus Sept. 9 on Lymphoma, Leukemia" [Posted: Aug. 8, 2016]


Release Date: 
07/19/2016 - 1:45pm