Washington D.C.'s Omni Shoreham Hotel will be hosting the 2009 International Symposium on Malignant Mesothelioma June 25th through June 27th. The event will cover recent developments in treatment options, advancements in clinical trials, and other relevant research. The three day symposium will feature talks from patients and experts alike.
The first day will be organized around the idea of advocacy and will encourage participants to communicate with federal officials about the need for more funding for mesothelioma research. The second day will focus on the theme “Renewing the Spirit," and will feature discussions about supporting those suffering from mesothelioma. There will be a variety of topics covered, including pain management techniques and the importance of nutrition during chemotherapy. The third day will cover information about the wide range of treatment options.
On Friday evening, the Celebration of Hope gala dinner will be used to honor patients living with mesothelioma. Awards will be presented at the dinner to recognize outstanding contributions by participants in the fight against mesothelioma.
Contact a mesothelioma lawyer if you've developed mesothelioma after years of asbestos exposure. The mesothelioma lawyers of Williams Kherkher can be reached at 800-781-3955.