GIST Awareness Day (GAD) serves as the yearly pinnacle of our education, awareness and advocacy efforts and provides those outside the GIST community a chance to learn about and lend their support to this important cause. This year marks the first GIST DO IT – Walk to Find a Cure, which was held in Miami at Life Fest 2018. GAD Events are held across the world each year on July 13th – if you are interested in organizing an event, please contact Laura Occhiuzzi at email@example.com or Diana Nieves at DNieves@liferaftgroup.org.
GAD Events Around the World
Pfizer GIST Awareness Day Tweet
GAD 2018 Luncheon, Bethpage, NY
Blueprint Medicine Team GIST DO IT, Miami
The Recovering Together Association GIST Awareness Meeting was held Thursday, May 31, at the Firebird House* at Szent László Hospital, Budapest.
The lecturer is Dr. Gábor Lakatos, an oncologist at Szent László. The lecture was followed by an extensive Q&A session.
*Firebird Foundation was established in 2005 for the improvement of the Quality of Life for cancer patients and relatives.
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