Patient Worthy joins the list of IWMF global partner organizations.
Leopoldo (Polo) Peña was diagnosed with WM in February, 2017 at the age of 48. His experience in dealing with the disease, his treatment, and the care he received, helped him decide on the need for a Support Group in Mexico to help others who are living with WM.
“As someone living with an indolent cancer for the last dozen years, I have decided that the best way for me to think of it is as a hobby”
The IWMF’s newest Affiliate, Waldenstrom India (WM-India), will work with the two IWMF Regional Contacts in India to expand WM support in that country.
Julianne Flora-Tostado became a caregiver after 41 years of marriage and on the same week her husband retired in seemingly good health.
After 20 years with indolent WM, Martin Vanderlaan was hospitalized 18 months ago for amyloid deposits in his lungs.
Listen to Dr. Jorge Castillo of Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Dr. Jeffrey Matous of Colorado Blood Cancer Institute present “What’s New in the Treatment of WM”
Videos of ALL main presentations from the 2017 IWMF Ed Forum (held in Phoenix, AZ, in May 2017) are now available, along with presentation slides and photos from the event.
The IWMF Board of Trustees announces a record level of research funding, supporting 5 new IWMF-LLS Strategic Research Roadmap projects and a project on amyloidosis in WM.
The 2017 Educational Forum, which was held in Phoenix, AZ on May 19-21, was a great success! You can now find presentation slides and photos of the event online.