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InfoSessions & Webinars

Myeloma Canada offers InfoSessions and online Webinars for individuals affected by myeloma.


Each year Myeloma Canada hosts InfoSessions for patients, their families and healthcare professionals, featuring guest speakers from the medical community in cities across Canada. InfoSessions are generally half-day sessions held in smaller cities and address many aspects of living with myeloma including treatment options, interpretation of blood tests, management of side effects, new myeloma therapies and updates on the Myeloma Canada Research Network. Over the past 10 years, Myeloma Canada has presented 40 InfoSessions, from St John’s, NL to Victoria, BC and cities in between.

To further maximize and strengthen our community outreach, Myeloma Canada offered live webcasts for those who could not attend an InfoSession in person. The recorded InfoSessions are available on Myeloma Canada’s YouTube Channel.

There was clearly sincere applause after each speaker, and for the Conference as a whole. The atmosphere was positive throughout, and I believe attendees went home feeling better than when they came.

D.M., Patient

The 2018 Myeloma Canada InfoSessions will be held in the following cities: 

  • Oshawa, Ontario - January 21
  • Gatineau, Quebec - February 24 (Agenda) - Register Now! (Meeting in French)
  • Sudbury, Ontario - March 10 (Agenda) - Register Now!
  • Moncton, New Brunswick - March 24 (Agenda) - Register Now!
  • Grande Prairie, Alberta
  • Prince George, British Columbia
  • Sydney, Nova Scotia
  • Rimouski, Quebec (Meeting in French)
  • Whitehorse, Yukon


In 2017, Myeloma Canada introduced an online webinar series available throughout the year, each covering a relevant and useful topic. Short webinar sessions offer an alternative approach to reach patients and caregivers, allowing them to login remotely, while taking into consideration their valuable time.

  • Managing Side Effects (Presenter: Cindy Manchulenko) - June 24 View Recording
  • The Best of ASH 2016: What Patients and Caregivers Need to Know - February 7 View Recording
  • The Drug Approval Process in Canada, and How You Can Help Accelerate Access - March 28 View Recording