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National Integrated Cancer Control Act Approved in the Philippines

WE DID IT! National Integrated Cancer Control Act is Approved! Contributed by Rod Padua / President, Touched By Max PHILIPPINES In a country of 104 million, there are approximately 141,021 new cancer cases in [...]

By |2019-03-13T14:57:26-04:00March 13th, 2019|Advocacy, Global, News|

Global Representative Spotlight – Florence Thwagi, Kenya

My Journey with GIST My name is Florence Thwagi, and I am 53-years-old. I am an Executive Board Member of Henzo Kenya, an advocacy group that creates awareness and support GIST patients in Kenya. [...]

By |2019-02-21T09:29:11-04:00February 21st, 2019|Advocacy, Member Stories, Newsletter, Patient Support|

Chile Cancer March Brings Change – Advocacy in Action!

Patients and Caregivers March! On December 4, 2018, President Sebastián Piñera, of Chile, signed the National Cancer Plan 2018 – 2028 and the National Cancer Law. LRG Global Consultant and Executive Director of Fundación [...]

By |2018-12-17T14:35:47-04:00December 17th, 2018|Advocacy, Global, News, Newsletter|

The Pediatric & SDH-Deficient GIST Consortium

Our Commitment to the Biden Cancer Initiative We are excited to launch an innovative initiative to strengthen and advance research for effective treatments of a rare subset of Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor (GIST) patients, who [...]

By |2018-10-30T12:14:09-04:00October 24th, 2018|Advocacy, Newsletter, SDH-Deficient GIST|

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