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LRG Webcast: GIST – El punto de vista del patólogo

Presentación del Dr. Chris Corless, profesor de patología en la Universidad de Oregón. Habla desde experiencia como patólogo trabajando con los tumores del estroma gastrointestinal (GIST). Nos actualiza sobre diagnóstico, mutaciones, riesgos de recurrencia, [...]

By |2019-07-09T11:08:58-04:00July 8th, 2019|Global, News, Webcast|

Update on a New Clinical Trial Offered to Eligible GIST Patients

Deciphera Pharmaceuticals is testing an investigational drug called ripretinib (DCC-2618) as a potential new treatment option for patients living with GIST. About Ripretinib Ripretinib is an oral investigational drug designed to treat GISTs that [...]

By |2019-06-20T14:58:27-04:00June 20th, 2019|Clinical Trials, News, Newsletter|

Global Representative Spotlight – Adriana María Garzón Pinzón, Colombia

Adriana’s journey with cancer began 15 years ago. After conquering Stage 3 breast cancer, she changed her professional path and poured her skills, talents, and experience into serving other cancer patients. In 2004, Adriana, [...]

By |2019-07-03T10:10:41-04:00June 20th, 2019|Global, Newsletter, Patient Support|

State Leader Spotlight – John Abrams, Colorado, USA

John Abrams, our new LRG State Leader for Colorado, has a vision of helping others cope with GIST. John’s story spans a journey with three types of cancer. First, misdiagnosed in 1997 with leiomyosarcoma, [...]

By |2019-07-03T09:26:03-04:00June 20th, 2019|Advocacy, Member Stories, Patient Support|

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Upcoming Events

  1. SPAEN hosts webcast by Dr. Trent

    Novel Treatments in GIST

    July 24 @ 2:00 PM
  2. LRG Webcast Series: When to Consider Surgery

    August 8 @ 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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    GIST Day of Learning – Ottawa

    September 28 @ 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM