Lunch & Learn
with the LINK

Feb. 17 at NOON EST

A Telephone Support Program for Patients,
Families/Caregivers/Loved Ones

Special thanks to our sponsors:
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, Incyte Corporation, Pharmacyclics & Janssen
and Omeros Corporation
We also thank our Esteemed Link Partners, listed at the end of this newsletter.

Let’s Get REAL About Caregiving!

Caregivers are vital to the success of a bone marrow/stem cell transplant for many reasons. The unique needs of transplant patients necessitates the need for loving and dedicated individuals who can step up and stay strong for the long haul.

This one is for you and your loved ones!

Jennifer Gillette, our licensed staff social worker will facilitate this important topic and help us better understand the complex relationship caregivers have with their loved ones, the recipients.

Jim Bulger, a spouse and caregiver to his wife Nancy (both seen above) will share their journey and what they have learned along the way. There will be time for questions as well. 
If you have any technical issues related 
Registration (FREE) is Open!

Wednesday, Feb. 17
Noon EST (one hour)
(Please adjust your time zone accordingly.)

To register for this Lunch & Learn, please click above, to access the quick registration form.
This form also contains the call in details needed.
If you have any technical issues related to registering, please contact or call (248) 770-5172. Note: YOU call in to participate.
(We do not call you.)
How We Help Others!
We are a phone call away for patients and their loved ones. From one on one peer support to scheduled call series and webinars, we are ready to ease your burden.
Patients, caregivers and health care professionals are amongst those we aim to help through our valued resource books, programs and one on one calls.
We simply cannot do it without the support of corporations, foundations and individuals willing to make a difference in the lives of others.

Special thanks to our Esteemed Link Partners, listed below, who make everything we do possible through their support.

Link Partners include cancer centers and allied partners who annually support our mission of providing psychosocial support to patients, caregivers, their families and health care professionals dedicated to helping people navigate a bone marrow transplant. If you would like to learn more about the many benefits (books, programs, hyperlink on our website, bookmark inclusion) to being a Link Partner, please do not hesitate to contact us at (248) 358-1886. Want a free bookmark which lists our many Link Partners? Let us know and we will send you one!

American Society for Transplantation and Cellular Therapy (ASTCT)
Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute
Blood and Marrow Transplant Program at Northside Hospital
Center for International Blood and Marrow Transplant Research (CIBMTR)
City of Hope
Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women’s Cancer Center
Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin Cancer Network
Henry Ford Cancer Institute
Incyte Corporation
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Meredith A. Cowden Foundation
Nebraska Medicine
Oregon Health & Science University Knight Cancer Center
Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center
Seattle Cancer Care Alliance
Siteman Cancer Center at Barnes-Jewish Hospital/Washington University School of Medicine
Spectrum Health Cancer Center
Stem Cell Transplantation and Cellular Therapy Program, John Theurer Cancer Center at Hackensack University Medical Center
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
University Hospitals Seidman Cancer Center
Vanderbilt Ingram Cancer Center