Molecular Basis of Leukemogenesis Seminar


There will be a Molecular Basis of Leukemogenesis Seminar on Monday, October 12 at 12:00pm in the Goldman International Conference Center of the Feinstein Institute for Medical Research. The guest speaker will be Andrew Steele, BsC (Hon), M.Phil., PhD, associate professor of Leukemia and Lymphoma Molecular Mechanisms and Therapy Group at Southampton General Hospital in the United Kingdom. Dr. Steele will be presenting “Impact of IL-4 on B cell receptor signaling in Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia. Dr. Steele will be hosted by Drs. Kanti Rai and Nicholas Chiorazzi.

Program Objectives: Upon completion of this session, participants should be able to:

  • Identify new developments in understanding mechanisms of disease.
  • Integrate new investigational results with current diagnostic and treatment protocols.
  • Judge the potential importance for current best practices of treatment regimes based on new translational studies.

Target Audience: Researchers, Students, Hospital-based physicians, Housestaff, Nurses, and Community physicians.

CME ACCREDITATION: Northwell Health is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

CREDIT DESIGNATION STATEMENT: Northwell Health designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit. Each physician should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

DISCLOSURE POLICY: Northwell Health adheres to the ACCME’s New Standards for Commercial Support. Any individuals in a position to control the content of a CME activity, including faculty, planners and managers, are required to disclose all financial relationships with commercial interests. All identified potential conflicts of interest are thoroughly vetted by Northwell Health for fair balance and scientific objectivity and to ensure appropriateness of patient care recommendations.

Planner and Speaker’s Disclosures:
Bettie Steinberg, PhD, faculty planner, has no financial relationships to disclose.
Andrew Steel, BsC (Hon), M. Phil., PhD has no financial relationship to disclose.

Recognition of Program Support: An announcement of program support will be made to all attendees at the beginning of each Regularly Scheduled Session.

Andrew Steele, BsC (Hon), M.Phil., PhD
350 Community Drive
Manhasset, NY 11030