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La Jolla Provided a Beautiful Backdrop for Our Three-Day July Event

The Life Raft Group and UCSD hosted a three-day event at University of California, San Diego UCSD-Moores Cancer Center from July 13th through July 15th. A GIST Awareness Day (GAD) event took place on July [...]

By |2018-10-29T14:02:15-04:00September 18th, 2017|Advocacy, Caregiver Support, Events, GDOL, GIST Education, News, Newsletter|

New Data Indicates Imatinib Boosts Long-Term Survival for Some GIST Patients

A significant finding from a newly published study in JAMA Oncology, indicates that nearly one-fourth of GIST patients with advanced disease initially treated with imatinib will survive for ten years or more. The study, [...]

By |2018-10-30T09:19:32-04:00February 27th, 2017|News, Research|

GIST Day of Learning: Education and Support for Area GISTers

The Life Raft Group kicked off its 2016 GIST Day of Learning (GDOL) series this spring with events from coast to coast. GDOLs are free, one-day programs that provide both education and support for the GIST [...]

By |2018-10-30T09:47:30-04:00June 10th, 2016|GIST Education, Newsletter|

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Upcoming Events

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    GIST Day of Learning – Vancouver

    April 27 @ 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  2. GIST DO IT NJ

    May 4 @ 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM