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Webinar - 3.30pm 17th December - Making the best of your CLL medical appointments

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This webinar will focus on how CLL patients can get the most out of their medical appointments, regardless of purpose, format and at whatever stage of your pathway.

You can join us and register here: us02web.zoom.us/webinar/reg...

The aims of the webinar are:

· To explore the appointment process, purpose and types of appointment and the current landscape for delivering CLL medical appointments in the UK

· Empower and encourage patients to use appointments to allay concerns they may have

· To reiterate key reasons for talking to the healthcare team (such as symptom occurrence, treatment side effects, fear of relapse etc)

· Share experiences of the pros and cons of in-person and remote appointments with the panel of healthcare professionals and patients.

· Share hints and tips to get the best from appointments, (empowerment, how to be clear, assertive, how to plan for appointments, and ensure support before, during and after)

We will be joined by:

Dr Dima El-Sharkawai, Consultant Haematologist at the Royal Marsden


Helen Knight, CLL Clinical Nurse Specialist at Nottingham University Hospital