This webinar provided an overview of immunotherapy with some examples of studies exploring single agent versus combination of therapy in GIST.
Caring for the Caregiver focused on common challenges caregivers experience and how these challenges can often lead to burnout, while also highlighting the impact of COVID-19.
This video is about understanding the role of mutations and biomarker testing in GIST. Knowing the driving force behind each individual’s tumors is not just important, it is critical in determining the most effective treatment for your mutation.
On Thursday, October 7th at 2pm ET the LRG held “Conversations with the LRG". In this presentation, our Global GIST Mentors discussed the role of the GIST Mentor and how one can assist you on your GIST journey.
Dr. David Josephy and Jim Hughes discuss clinical trials for GISTers and what you need to know.
This video is about the new treatment updates for advanced GIST. It is presented by William D. Tap, MD.
This video contains information about the management of metastatic GIST presented by Dr. Aimee Crago.
On May 4th the LRG held a lively discussion with three long-term survivors, Erin McBean, John Abrams, and Dr. mOe Anderson. Diagnosed at different stages of life, with different mutations, these GISTers shared how they have thrived with GIST over ten years and counting.
Dr. Lori Rink, Fox Chase Cancer Center, and Dr. Inga-Marie Schaefer, Brigham & Women’s Hospital, are two researchers who are making discoveries in their respective laboratories to uncover the unique biomarkers in GIST that will be future drug targets.
Dr. Annes reviewed the hPPGL Syndrome with particular focus on the underlying genetics basis and related tumor risks.