Event Details

Tuesday, November 9, 2021
5-7 pm

Registation is free

Huntsman Cancer Institute (HCI) and the CLL Society invites you to attend the 5th Annual Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia Connection Virtual Education Event. Featured speakers will present the basics of CLL diagnosis, early management, clinical trials, treatment options, COVID-19 considerations for CLL patients, patient perspectives, and strategies to become an effective self-advocate.


  • Program Welcome and Overview
    Brian Koffman, MDCM and Deborah Stephens, DO
  • CLL Basics: Diagnosis, Staging, Watch & Wait
    Boyu Hu, MD
  • CLL Treatments: Chemotherapy, Immunotherapy, and Targeted Agents
    Harsh Shah, DO
  • Clinical Trials and New Advances for Patients with CLL
    Deborah Stephens, DO
  • Navigating COVID-19 for Patients with CLL
    Lindsey Fitzgerald, MD
  • CLL Society, Patient Self-Advocacy, Support, and Education
    Doreen Zetterland
  • Q&A