Symposium

Symposium Videos, Photos Now Available!

In early March, the Meso Foundation held its 11th International Symposium on Malignant Mesothelioma in Alexandria, Virginia. We welcomed attendees from all over the world, including patients, caregivers, doctors, researchers, and so many others. The event was a huge success.
WEDNESDAY
Wednesday morning began as attendees gathered for breakfast before heading off to Capitol Hill for Advocacy […]


GUEST BLOG: Cam Deaver and his Happy Voices

by Cam Deaver
Shortly after my HIPEC surgery, I started hearing voices. Talking, laughing, sometimes crying. But mostly happy. Now I hear them every day. And I often have visions of faces, too.
I’ve never talked with anyone about this phenomenon because it doesn’t upset me. And I don’t think doctors could do anything about it anyway. […]


Announcing the 2014 Symposium Agenda

The agenda for our upcoming 2014 Symposium is now available for viewing! Even though it is still being refined, we wanted you to be the first ones to see the amazing events we have in store for you!
This year, we will host two concurrent events. The International Symposium on Malignant Mesothelioma, a conference for the entire meso […]



FROM THE FOUNDATION: Your Questions (and the Doctors’ Answers) from the 2012 Symposium — Part Two

The 2012 Symposium has brought together the best minds in mesothelioma research in order to highlight breakthroughs and options in asbestos cancer and mesothelioma treatment. This year, the Meso Foundation enabled a Live Stream in order to bring the Symposium online and allow you at home to interact.
Here is Part Two of the many questions […]