Myeloma Minute: IMF Research Projects Forging Ahead in 2020


| INNOVATION | Latest Research


Black Swan Research Projects Forge Ahead in 2020

The IMF Black Swan Research Initiative was conceived during a small brainstorming meeting in 2012.. Today, it has blossomed into a Global Technology Platform of seven major myeloma research teams pursuing both prevention and a cure. The new year promises exciting progress ahead on a dazzling array of fronts.


| ACTION | Ways to Give


Shop AmazonSmile on Valentine’s Day and Give Back to the Myeloma Community!

Did you know that Amazon donates 0.5% of all purchases you make to the IMF when you shop at, AND you designate the International Myeloma Foundation as your preferred charity? All donations are made at no added cost to you! It’s that simple.


| EDUCATION | Seminar


| EDUCATION | Workshop


Register Now for the 2020 IMF Patient & Family Seminar in Boca Raton, FL
Register Now for the Regional Community Workshop in Birmingham, Alabama

From March 13-14, 2020, the IMF will host a Patient & Family Seminar at the Boca Raton Marriott (5150 Town Center Circle) in Boca Raton, FL. Choose between two registration packages—either attend Friday’s half-day session and the all-day session Saturday, or attend the Saturday session only. Connect with other patients and caregivers. Together, we can learn, build community, and share our stories.

The IMF will host a Regional Community Workshop at The Westin (2221 Richard Arrington Jr. Blvd North) in Birmingham, Alabama, on Saturday, March 21, 2020. Registration is FREE, but seating is limited. Learn from and meet one-on-one with myeloma experts to get answers to your questions and concerns.

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| INSPIRATION | Win a Vacation


Coming Soon: Another Raffle for a 10-Day Luxury Stay at a Hawaiian Oasis!

Once again, the International Myeloma Foundation (IMF) is hosting a raffle for you to win a 10-day stay at the Villa Ono Oasis in historic Kailua-Kona, Hawaii. Only 1000 raffle tickets will be sold. First-come, First-served. All proceeds will benefit IMF Research and Programs. Bookmark the link to the page below to learn more!


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