Home/Tag: International

Custo efetividade do teste genético para pacientes recém diagnosticados com GIST

Em um artigo publicado em 29 de setembro de 2020, na revista "JAMA Network Open", o Dr. Jason Sicklick, Moores Cancer Center, UCSD, e colegas relataram que o teste genético é custo-efetivo e benéfico para pacientes com GIST metastático recém-diagnosticados. .

By |2020-12-03T14:49:35-05:00December 3rd, 2020|Global, News|

Pruebas genéticas costo efectivas para GIST recién diagnosticados

En un artículo publicado el 29 de septiembre de 2020 en la revista “JAMA Network Open”, Dr. Jason Sicklick, Moores Cancer Center, UCSD y sus colegas informaron que las pruebas genéticas son costo efectivas y beneficiosas para los pacientes recién diagnosticados con GIST metastásico.

By |2020-10-15T09:09:24-04:00October 15th, 2020|Global, News, Research|

GIST Knows No Boundaries

On September 17, 2020, the Life Raft Group invited Dr. David Josephy, President of GIST Sarcoma Life Raft Group Canada, to present his highly acclaimed GIST 101: GIST Biology, Genetics and Pathology - an overview of the biology, genetics and pathology of GIST - for the members of Henzo Kenya, a patient advocacy group for GIST and CML patients in Kenya, Africa.

By |2020-09-24T09:33:48-04:00September 21st, 2020|GIST Education, Global, News|


On Wednesday, August 26, 2020, LRG Global Consultant & Executive Director of Fundación GIST Chile, Piga Fernández, (GIST survivor & advocate), attended ae climatic event at Palacio de La Moneda (La Moneda), where the President Piñera of Chile took the final steps to sign the 'Ley de Cáncer Claudio Mora' guaranteeing healthcare protections for Chilean cancer patients.

By |2020-09-21T09:11:33-04:00September 21st, 2020|Advocacy, Global, News|

LRG Hosts Virtual Meeting for Global GIST Advocates

On Friday, August 21, The Life Raft Group hosted a virtual meeting entitled “GIST Patient Advocacy during the 'New Normal' of the COVID 19 Pandemic.” Designed for representatives from global GIST advocacy organizations, its purpose was to provide a forum for the international community to discuss challenges they are facing, and to share experiences and best practices.

By |2020-09-18T13:39:11-04:00September 8th, 2020|Advocacy, Events, Global, News|


GIST Sarcoma Life Raft Group Canada is pleased to invite you to register for our first online event. Our "GIST LEARN Online" webinar will use Zoom video and audio conferencing to provide education and support for people living Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumour (GIST), a rare sarcoma cancer that can occur anywhere along the GI tract.

By |2020-07-27T14:25:49-04:00August 15th, 2020|, |
Go to Top