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The Waldenstrom’s Weekly

August 27, 2021

Volume 1, Issue 22

The International Waldenstrom’s Macroglobulinemia Foundation (IWMF) is dedicated to supporting and educating everyone affected by WM while advancing the search for a cure. The IWMF provides access to The Waldenstrom’s Weekly as a free service to WM community members to share WM related news and events. For more information, please contact


Over 400 Registered! Don’t Miss Out!

Join us for an entire month of FREE
educational programs in October,
culminating in our Virtual Educational Forum!

How do I sign up?

  • Go to the new IWMF Virtual Events website HERE.
  • Click Register at the top right of the webpage and fill out your information to join the IWMF Virtual Events platform!

What happens once I register for the site?

  • You will receive a confirmation email once you register with important information on how to submit questions for our Ed Forum Month presenters.
  • In the coming weeks, we will be communicating with you on how to “save your seat” for each one of our October programs that you would like to attend.
We can’t wait to see you there! For more information about what to expect at this year’s IWMF Virtual Educational Forum, click HERE to view the agenda!


An exciting feature of October Ed Forum Month is that ALL presentations will be LIVE with Q&A for EACH presentation! All questions will be pre-submitted, so we want YOUR input! Please feel free to submit questions you may have for any of our speakers. Please note that due to limited time for Q&A, not all questions will be answered.
Click the blue links below ASAP to submit YOUR questions and make your voice heard during Ed Forum Month!

LLS Report on COVID Vaccine Antibodies

Last week Dr. Larry Saltzman, Executive Research Director at Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) presented to IWMF Volunteers on: Michael J. Garil Patient Data Collaborative – How the LLS Registry has been used for Covid Vaccine Insights.
Don’t miss this meeting! Listen now to a highly informative presentation followed by an engaging Q&A Session!
If you live in the U.S., please consider joining the LLS National Patient Registry by clicking HERE.

LLS Virtual National Blood Cancer Conference
Saturday, September 18th at 11:30AM U.S. ET

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) is proud to present this free VIRTUAL education event to blood cancer patients, survivors, family members, caregivers and healthcare professionals. Experts in the areas of blood cancer research, treatment, and survivorship will present information on each topic.

Shayna Sarosiek, MD
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Boston, MA

Dr. Treon

Steven Treon, MD, PhD
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Boston, MA

For a full list of panelists and session topics, click the button below.

Lymphoma Research Foundation
North American Educational Forum on Lymphoma
October 15 – 17, 2021

The North American Educational Forum on Lymphoma is the most comprehensive lymphoma-specific educational conference in North America! This 2-½ day annual program provides critical information on treatment options, patient support issues, clinical trials and the latest advances in lymphoma research to people with lymphoma and their loved ones.
WM Breakout Session Presenter on October 16th:
Shuo Ma, MD, PhD
Northwestern University

For a full list of panelists and session topics, click the button below.


Magnolia Purpose in Planning®
A Connection to Practical, Financial & Legal Resources for those Affected by Cancer

Magnolia Purpose in Planning®, brought to you by Eisai Inc., in partnership with Triage Cancer and CancerCare, is a resource designed to help support those affected by cancer in planning for the future.

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Thanks to You!

The IWMF is able to offer our education, information and support programs free of charge, thanks to the generosity of WM community members like you.
Please consider a gift of support by clicking below.

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