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Winter 2013/2014 Volume 9, Issue 9:
Myeloma Today Winter 2013/2014

Articles include:

  • The 2013 Annual Meeting of the American Society of Hematolog y (ASH)
  • The International Myeloma Foundation (IMF) Black Swan Research Initiative® (BSRI®)
  • 7th Annual Comedy Celebration benefiting the Peter Boyle Research Fund
  • Dear Reader: 
    • A message from IMF President Susie Novis
  • Scientific & Clinical: 
    • Black Swan Research Initiative Moves Into High Gear
    • Highlights from the 2013 American Society of Hematology Annual Meeting
    • The IMF at ASH 2013
      • IMWG Conference Series
      • Web Interviews
    • 2014 IMF Research Grants
  • Nurse Leadership Board 
    • NLB Ninth Annual Meeting
  • Education & Awareness
    • IMF Inspires Patient Advocates in South Korea
    • Advocates From 10 Countries Convene in New Orleans
    • IMF, PEAC win bipartisan support for new Senate legislation
    • IMF leads efforts to help patients access affordable treatments
  • International Meetings:
    • IMF leads efforts to help patients access affordable treatments
    • Debut of Asia Pacific Multiple Myeloma Expert Roundtable
    • Report from Norway and Denmark
  • Support Groups:
    • IMF’S Websites Help Support Groups Reach Patients
    • IMF Launches New Veterans Website
  • 7th Annual Comedy Celebration:
  • Member Events
    • First Annual 5KDraws a Crowd Ready for Miracles
    • Dancing Queens Honor Friends
    • 2013 Myeloma Awareness Month report from Robin Tuohy (Senior Director, Support Groups) and Aimee Martin (Grassroots Liaison)
  • Staff Updates
    • New IMF Team Members
  • News & Notes
    • Once Again IMF Scores Highest Rating from Charity Navigator
  • 2014 IMF Calendar of Events
 related articles
IMF Multiple Myeloma Patient Handbook 2016
International Staging System (ISS)
Comprehensive Caregiver's Manual

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IMF publications are a valuable resource for patients, family members and medical professionals.
IMF Multiple Myeloma Patient Handbook 2016

One of the most daunting aspects of being diagnosed with myeloma is learning about – and understanding – an unfamiliar disease that is quite complicated. This booklet provides an excellent overview of myeloma. Prepared by Dr. Brian G.M. Durie, it focuses on what to do when myeloma is first discovered, the tests you really need, initial treatment options, and supportive care and how to get it. 

International Staging System (ISS)
The International Myeloma Foundation is proud to sponsor the International Staging System (ISS). The ISS is a collaborative research initiative with twenty myeloma institutions from around the world.

Comprehensive Caregiver's Manual
The International Myeloma Foundation is pleased to offer a comprehensive guide for caregivers.