I had a wonderful opportunity to attend the first ever virtual New Horizon GIST meet heldfor three days in the month of September 2020. Patient advocates and patient groupleaders from around the world came together virtually. There were 60 participants from 20countries with 10 speakers.
Thank you Friends of Max for the opportunity to represent you at this conference. This is an Annual global GIST conference for GIST treatment updates and advocacy. This conference was organised by the Life Raft group USA Representatives from 18 countries were present. Dr Ping
Report by Dr Nikhil Guhagarkar FOM Volunteer New Horizons GIST is an annual conference dedicated to the latest advances of GIST and it’s advocacy work. It is attended by GIST specialist, pharma company representatives and patient advocates from across the world. It was held from 1-3 October
The Life Raft Group USA, a GIST support group dedicated to finding a cure through research & patient support by focusing on three key areas: research, patient support & education, and advocacy, recently launched two new websites which all GIST patients are encouraged to register
The GIST (gastrointestinal stromal tumor) field has done a nice job of determining that each GIST is not alike, said Lori Rink, PhD, thus breaking these tumors down into smaller subtypes. Knowing the subtypes of GIST and the molecular information about the tumors can not
A Guide to Nutrition and a Holistic way of Living With GIST Specially put together for Friends of Max “I can’t change the direction of the wind, but I can adjust the sails to reach my destination” Jimmy Dean You have all embarked on a
Pictures from our recent GIST Support Group Meetings