Chronic Myeloid Leukaemia (CML) treatments update

In this webinar, we will talk about how chronic myeloid leukaemia (CML) is treated and managed today and what is on the horizon: how is a therapy chosen, prognosis and treatment suitability determined and what level of involvement should patients expect in their care decisions.

In this webinar, we will talk about how chronic myeloid leukaemia (CML) is treated and managed today and what is on the horizon: how is a therapy chosen, prognosis and treatment suitability determined and what level of involvement should patients expect in their care decisions.

The aim of this webinar is to build knowledge and empower patients to become more knowledgeable and confident to become involved in their healthcare discussions and treatment decisions.

The webinar seeks to explain the different types of CML treatments and long term management strategies, who can have a particular therapy or management strategy, how they work and impact on quality of life and daily living.

We will be joined by:

  • Professor Adam Mead, Professor of haematology, Churchill Hospital, Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
  • Professor Mhairi Copeland, Professor of Translational Haematology (Paul O’Gorman Leukaemia Research Centre), Glasgow University.
  • Joanna Large, ANP & CNS for CML at King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
  • Melanie Joy Hänni, CML patient

Webinar details

Date: Thursday 17th June
Time: 3:30pm
Topic: CML treatment updates
Host: Leukaemia Care

How do I join the webinar? 

The webinar is being hosted on Zoom and Facebook, meaning you can choose a platform to suit you. Zoom is the best place to ask questions, but if you join via Facebook we will try and get all the questions sent over to our panel; however, please expect a delay.

Information on how to join via Zoom or Facebook is below. 

Watch via Zoom

To join via Zoom, all you need to do is register your attendance before the webinar starts. You will then receive an email inviting you to join the webinar on the day.

Watch via Facebook

To join via Facebook, all you need is a Facebook account. Once logged in head to Leukaemia Care’s Facebook page at 3:30pm on 5th May and find the live video (it will be at the top of our feed).

Book your place via Zoom here. 

Join on Facebook on the day here.

Please note, we will not be able to give individual medical advice. You will be directed to your own clinical team if we cannot answer your question in the webinar.

Due to the large amount of registrants, we cannot guarantee that everyone’s questions will be answered, but we will try and do our best in the time frame that we have.

If you have any issues registering via Zoom or issues on the day, please get in touch by emailing advocacy@leukaemiacare.org.uk.

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