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EBMT 2024 in Glasgow with Yvonne Panek-Hudson

Nurse Practitioner, Yvonne Panek-Hudson was among this year’s recipients of the Jazz Pharmaceuticals Conference and Travel Scholarships. She was awarded the scholarship to support her attendance at EBMT 2024 in Glasgow . Yvonne hit quite a few goals while she was there: She gave…

June 26, 2024
Yvonne Panek-Hudson Clinical Nurse Practitioner from Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre presenting about The Straight and Marrow Podcase at EBMT 2024

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