Educational clips 

 

Title: What is a clinical trial?

Speaker:  Dr. Faith Davies, professor of medicine from the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences

Summary: 

Clinical trials are research studies that test how well new medical approaches work in people. Their importance is increasingly growing in the field of myeloma as researchers are trying to develop new drugs that might improve the current outcomes. Dr. Faith Davies, professor of medicine from the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, talks in depth about this topic.

 

 

Title: What is stratified medicine?

Speaker:  Dr Jens Hillengaß, Haematology and Oncology Deparmtment at the University of Heidelberg (Germany) and Dr Maria Victoria Mateos, Haematology Department at the University Hospital of Salamanca (Spain).

Date: 6 July 2015

Summary: Recording of the webinar held on April 13th, 2015. Myeloma Patients Europe hel an online webinar on smoldering myeloma and the latest updates in its field of research. The talk was given by Dr Jens Hillengaß, Haematology and Oncology Deparmtment at the University of Heidelberg (Germany) and Dr Maria Victoria Mateos, Haematology Department at the University Hospital of Salamanca (Spain).

 

 

Title: What is Smoldering Myeloma?

Speaker:  Dr. Faith Davies, professor of medicine from the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences

Summary: Stratified medicine is an approach which subdivides patients into groups based on their risk of developing specific diseases or their response to certain therapies.Dr. Faith Davies, professor of medicine from the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, talks in depth about this topic