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Global GIST Advocates Convene at LRG Headquarters

The Life Raft Group had the pleasure of hosting the global New Horizons GIST meeting this year in our Wayne, New Jersey office. This international meeting traditionally gathers global GIST advocates with the shared [...]

By |2019-09-24T11:24:53-04:00December 28th, 2017|Advocacy, Global, News, Newsletter|

NIH Clinic Combines Research, Knowledge, and Hope

I had the pleasure of attending the 15th Pediatric and Wildtype Clinic along with Becky Owens from GIST Support International as patient advocates. The Clinic was held at the National Institute of Health in [...]

By |2018-10-29T14:00:41-04:00September 18th, 2017|News, Newsletter, Patient Support, Pediatric GIST|

Webcast Provides Perspective on Generic Imatinib

On February 1, 2016, the commercial launch of the generic version of imatinib mesylate (Gleevec), originally for CML (Chronic Myeloid Leukemia), was approved by the FDA and became available for the first time in the United States through Sun Pharmaceuticals. In response to this transition, the LRG provided an educational Webinar to the CML and GIST communities on March 18th entitled “Generic Imatinib: Gaining Perspective.”

By |2019-11-26T11:34:02-05:00April 8th, 2016|Generics, GIST Education, Newsletter, Webcast|

Sixth Annual Meeting of Alianza GIST in Miami

Representatives from ten Latin American countries gathered on May 17 in Miami, Florida,  for the sixth annual meeting of Alianza GIST to discuss issues related to advocacy work in their region, last year’s accomplishments [...]

By |2019-09-20T15:40:34-04:00June 16th, 2015|Advocacy, Events, Global, News|

GIST Sarcoma Life Raft Group Canada announces 3rd Annual day of learning

GIST Sarcoma Life Raft Group Canada held its 3rd Annual Day of Learning on October 18, 2014 from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm at the Coast Coal Harbour Hotel in Vancouver, BC. Speakers includes Dr. [...]

By |2019-09-20T15:47:09-04:00October 24th, 2014|Events, GIST Education, Global, News|