I Heart Hematologists

Yvonne Yaksic |

After four days at #ASH18 as a first-time observer, I ❤️ Hematology. More importantly, I ❤️ Hematologists. If you have been following my tweets, you have seen the amazing company, I have been keeping. These brilliant and dedicated doctors are extending the lives of multiple myeloma patients along with improving the quality of our lives. […]

Multiple Myeloma Research Saves Lives

Cynthia Chmielewski |

Last night I had the opportunity to attend the International Myeloma Foundation’s 2019 Brian D. Novis Research Grant Award Reception. I was very tired and would have loved to go back to my room to sleep, but I knew I had to go because I was presenting two Junior Research Grants on behalf of the […]

Patient Stories and Brian D. Novis Research Grant Awards Reception

Jim Omel |

A highlight every year for IMF Support Group Leaders attending ASH is the Patient Stories and Brian D. Novis Research Grant Awards Reception. Young scientists with meritorious projects are helped in their myeloma research by grants from the IMF. A significant amount of basic and translational knowledge about myeloma the last twenty years has brought […]

Day 1: Dr Anderson Led an Outstanding Education Session

Jack Aiello |

Day 1: First full day of ASH Saturday December 1, 2018 It’s nearly 10 p.m. as I begin to write my daily blog, but I’m still wide awake & enthusiastic, having just attended the IMF’s annual Brian D. Novis Research Grant Awards reception. After listening to some wonderful patient stories, I was encouraged to see six young […]