Dr. Gail Roboz Interviewed about Lenalidomide for MDS

Check out this video interview of Dr. Roboz about Lenalidomide for intermediate and low-grade MDS.  Click here to view.

Highlights from the 2011 ASCO Annual Meeting

Dr. Gail Roboz contributed to a comprehensive newsletter highlighting developments at the recent 2011 ASCO Annual Meeting.

To view the newsletter and get updates on AML, ALL, Myelofibrosis, and more, click here.

Dr. Gail Roboz Participates in Hematology CME Activity

To view Dr. Roboz’s presentation, click here.

Dr. Gail Roboz Discusses the Causes of Bone Marrow Failure

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Dr. Ellen Ritchie – Interview on Treatments for Acute Leukemia

Dr. Ritchie discusses the treatments available for acute leukemias.

Weill Cornell Leukemia Nurse Practitioner Sandra Allen-Bard Wins Chairman’s Citation

Sandra Allen-Bard, BSN, MSN, AOCNP, ANCC has won the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society’s (LLS) National Chairman’s Citation for 2011. This is the second Chairman’s Citation for Ms. Allen-Bard, who was also recognized for her outstanding contributions by LLS in 2009.

The Chairman’s Citation recognizes the outstanding accomplishments of individuals who have demonstrated significant dedication and commitment to their chapter and are deserving of national recognition.  The award is also given to medical institutions, organizations, social workers or caregivers who have given outstanding support, counsel or guidance to blood cancer patients and their families.

Nominations for the Chairman’s Citation may be made throughout the year at the community level and for presentation by chapters.

For more information about the Chairman’s Citation, please click here.

Dr. Gail Roboz: New Understanding and Treatments for Leukemia

MDS Expert Talks About Treatment Issues

Dr. Gail Roboz talks about Myelodysplastic Syndrome treatment issues for the Aplastic Anemia & MDS International Foundation’s Interviews with the Experts. Click the image to the left to read the interview.