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The IMF is dedicated to improving the quality of life of myeloma patients while working toward prevention and a cure.
Ray Romano and the cast of the comedy hit “Everybody Loves Raymond” revisit their characters for a reunion table read of selected scenes from the hit show. With Brad Garrett, Patricia Heaton, Monica Horan, and special guest Phil Rosenthal.
The IMF stands together with the Black community in calling for justice and racial equality. We believe unconditionally, that Black lives matter.
Register now for FREE this “Living Well with Myeloma: Telehealth—How to Make the Most of Your Healthcare Provider Visit” webinar on Thursday, November 12, at 4:00 p.m. PT / 7:00 p.m. ET. This year, many patients have the option to use telehealth services as a way to connect with their providers and remain in a safe environment. In this webinar, the speakers will discuss the different types of telemedicine visits, and provide practical tips on how to prepare for and get the most out of your virtual appointments.
The International Myeloma Working Group, a body of the world's top myeloma experts established and supported by the International Myeloma Foundation, has created a new way to identify which patients with smoldering multiple myeloma are candidates for early treatment and clinical trials. The new risk stratification model appears in the latest edition of Blood Cancer Journal.
This free two-hour webinar features a panel led by IMF Chief Medical Officer Dr. Joseph Mikhael with guest panelists Deepu Madduri, MD; Craig Emmitt Cole, MD; and Beth Faiman PhD, MSN, APRN-BC, AOCN, FAAN. IMF President, Founder, and CEO Susie Durie and IMF Vice President of Support Groups Robin Tuohy lead a special segment dedicated to caregiver support.
IMF Chief Medical Officer Dr. Joseph Mikhael shares in ASH Clinical News: Editor’s Corner, heartfelt lessons from his late father. In the article “Two Ears, One Mouth,” Dr. Mikhael writes “Dad wasn’t done with his words of wisdom. ‘Second,’ he said, ‘God made you with two ears and one mouth for a reason. Listen to your patients more than you talk.’” With this sentiment in mind, “Dr. Joe” explores communication strategies in the medical field.
Need to stay informed about the news that impacts myeloma patients, but don’t have time to read everything out there? Then be sure to follow Dr. Brian Durie’s Week in Review blog. The leading myeloma expert and IMF Chairman of the Board drills down on a wide range of topics – from the latest myeloma research results to the environmental issues that offer insight into prevention. He sifts through the data to deliver the bottom line.
The support of loved ones allows us to continue to fund efforts to search for a cure. Check out how Fundraisers are helping in the fight against myeloma.