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GIST Awareness Day – 13th July 2019

Here in Rashmi Sachade’s own words is her amazing and heartwarming strategy of making peace with what was once an unwelcome guest in her body but with whom she has now made a pact for living in in peaceful coexistence. Rashmi is FOM City Chapter Leader from

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GIST Awareness day 2018

The first global GIST Awareness Day was observed on 13 July 2014 by the US-based Life Raft Group. The Life Raft Group (LRG) which started in 2000 when a few patients started sharing their experiences – is focused on finding a cure for GIST –

GIST Awareness Day Meet 8 July

Report by FOM Volunteer Dr Nikhil Guhagarkar On Saturday the 8th July 2017, The Max Foundation arranged a grand celebration of GIST Awareness Day (GAD) for its Support Group Arm Friends of Max at the Lecture Hall, Rustom Choksi Auditorium, TATA Memorial Hospital, Mumbai. It

GIST Awareness Day at The Max Foundation Office

We bring together our GIST patients and their caregivers periodically for regular support group meetings. These meetings are held in different cities and the sharing and learning that takes place therein makes a great difference to the quality of the life of the patients who

The Gift of Time: GIST Awareness Day

Awareness: to have a heightened sense. To cope with and ‘manage’ fear. To treasure special and happy memories as a source of strength. To keep going. This year’s theme on GIST Awareness Day is The Gift of Time. And on this day as we join

GIST Awareness Day!

The Max Foundation & Friends fo Max invite all GIST survivors and caregivers to celebrate GIST AWARENESS DAY 2016 “The Gift of Time” on Saturday, 9th July 2016

GIST Awareness Day

The Max Foundation and Friends of Max constantly strive to create awareness regarding cancer. We now have another opportunity to do the same. The 13th of July is celebrated as GIST (GastroIntestinal Stromal Tumor) Awareness Day (GAD)