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Welcome to Virtual Life Fest 2020

July 17th, 2020|

Even though we weren’t together physically for our biennial Life Fest celebration, we united to spread a message of hope and positive messages while raising GIST awareness across the globe.

Virtual Life Fest 2020: GIST Do It Walk

July 17th, 2020|

As part of our Virtual Life Fest celebration, we hosted a Virtual GIST Do It Walk on Sunday, July 12, 2020.  The walk was held in memory of Ted Wolf, who lost his battle with GIST in 2018.

LRG Webcast Series: GIST, TKI Treatment & Effects on Memory

May 15th, 2020|

This discussion reviewed CRCI in general, and how a person who is being treated for GIST could be affected. We also talked about strategies that can help ameliorate CRCI, new research on CRCI and GIST. we also gave advice on how cancer survivors can best cope with and care for themselves during this unusual global health event.

Sarcoma & COVID-19: Your Questions Answered

May 4th, 2020|

This webinar, Sarcoma & COVID-19: Your Questions Answered, produced by the Sarcoma Alliance, originally aired on May 2, 2020 and is available here for viewing. Hear advice from GIST Specialists on this health epidemic and how it affects GIST patients.

Conversations with the Life Raft Group LIVE

April 2nd, 2020|

Conversations with the Life Raft Group will debuted 4/2/2020 at 1 pm. Our first featured guest was Norman J. Scherzer, the Executive Director of the Life Raft Group. With his background at the CDC as Assistant Commissioner of Health for NYC, Norman is an excellent resource for discussing strategies for coping with COVID-19.

Across the Border Virtually

October 29th, 2019|

The Ottawa GIST Day of Learning (GDOL) was hosted by the Life Raft Group Canada and the LRG's Pete Knox presented on SideEQ virtually.

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