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Vol.2 Issue 7 gman.myeloma.org July 2016   New Austrian Patient Education Tool Doctors Iris Herscovici and Anita Hoerburger, in collaboration with Myeloma and Lymphoma Aid Austria, have developed a new patient education tool for those diagnosed with myeloma or lymphoma. Within the tool, information is provided for patients who have been recently…(Read More)

Vol.2 Issue 6 gman.myeloma.org June 2016   GMAN Summit 2016 Copenhagen, Denmark This year GMANs 4th annual summit was held in Copenhagen, Denmark. We had wonderful participation from our members with 40 individuals representing 30 organizations and 25 countries from all over the world. Members from as far as Australia, South Korea…(Read More)

Vol.2 Issue 5 gman.myeloma.org May 2016   GMAN Webinar on Recent FDA-Approved Myeloma Drugs Did you miss the recent GMAN webinar on newly approved myeloma drugs? On Friday May 13th, Dr. Rafat Abonour of Indiana University presented on each of the newly approved drugs, how they were developed, how they operate…(Read More)

Vol.2 Issue 4 gman.myeloma.org April  2016   GMAN Awards Susie Novis Durie Educational Grants to Myeloma Patient Organizations in Croatia, Armenia, and Paraguay GMAN is excited to announce the recipients of the Susie Novis Durie Educational Grant. The three award-winning nonprofits are: Mijelom CRO in Croatia, recipient of a $10,000…(Read More)

Vol.2 Issue 3 gman.myeloma.org March  2016   GMAN Annual Summit June 9—11 The Global Myeloma Action Network (GMAN) will host its annual international summit on June 9-11, 2016 in Copenhagen, Denmark. Attendees will learn about advances in myeloma treatment, hear what colleagues are doing around the world, and connect with…(Read More)

  Vol.2 Issue 2 gman.myeloma.org February  2016   Susie Novis Durie Grant Application Due February 29th If you have not yet sent in your application for the Susie Novis Durie Educational Grant, please do so by February 29th. For more information and to submit an application, please click here. If you have…(Read More)

  Vol.2 Issue 1 gman.myeloma.org January  2016   GMAN Announces Susie Novis Durie Educational Grant   GMAN is excited to announce an opportunity for members to receive funding through the newly created Susie Novis Durie Educational Grant.  GMAN will award one senior grant in the amount of $10,000 and two junior…(Read More)

  Vol.1 Issue 8 gman.myeloma.org December  2015   Four Treatments Approved in the US This Year This year, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved four new myeloma drugs, three of which were approved just last month. Most recently approved was Empliciti (elotuzumab), a monoclonal antibody developed by Bristol-Myers Squibb…(Read More)

  Vol.1 Issue 7 gman.myeloma.org November  2015   Website Update for AIL Crafts New Look The Italian Association Against Leukemia-Lymphoma and Myeloma (AIL) has a new look online with a completely redesigned website, viewable here. Streamlined for a more intuitive approach, the new website has updated visual icons and clickable headings…(Read More)

  Vol.1 Issue 6 gman.myeloma.org October  2015   European Medicines Agency Validates and Grants Accelerated Assessment of Marketing Authorization Application for Empliciti (elotuzumab) On July 27th, the European Medicines Agency (EMA) validated for review the marketing authorization application for elotuzumab for the treatment of multiple myeloma for patients who have received one…(Read More)

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