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Myeloma Expert Dr. Phil Greipp to Run in Olympic Torch Relay

In February, IMFers nationwide united in an effort to submit nominations for the 2002 Salt Lake Olympic Torch Relay. An impressive number of nominations were submitted in honor of Dr. Philip Greipp, a myeloma specialist at the Mayo Clinic. We are pleased to announce that he has been selected as one of many to have the honor of carrying the Olympic Torch during the relay. Currently, Dr. Greipp is scheduled to carry the Olympic Torch on Jan. 5, 2002 in the Wisconsin Region. Says Dr. Greipp, "When I carry the Torch, it won't be for me but for all my wonderful patients." Stay tuned as we continue to follow this exciting story that is sure to bring attention to the myeloma community.

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