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Welcome to the Southern Alberta Myeloma Patient Society Website


Knowledge is Power! The Sourthern Alberta Myeloma Patient Society, or SAMM, was founded with these words in mind. We encourage you to browse our website to explore the various resources we offer. And if there's something you were hoping to find that isn't here, please contact us to make suggestions, provide comments and ask questions.



Click here to go to the Events section

SAMM organizes a number of events throughout the year. Visit the Events section to find a Support Group meeting or learn when our next big event is scheduled to happen.

SAMPS Annual Christmas Party

Date: Saturday, November 28, 2015
Location: Wildwood Community Centre (4411 Spruce Dr SW)
Doors open at 6:00 pm
Dinner at 7:00 pm
Cost: $25 per person (please bring payment of cheque or cash to the event) PLEASE NOTE: We are unable to process credit or debit card payments.

There will be door prizes and time to reconnect with others. We will review this past years successes and what there is to look forward to in the coming New Year.

Please confirm, via email, the number of people in your party to Todd or Sharyn prior to November 21 so we can advise the caterers. or

If finances should happen to be an issue and are keeping you from attending any of our events, please contact Todd directly to discuss the options we have in place. We want to ensure everyone has the opportunity to join in and do not want anyone to miss the opportunity to be a part of any function. All inquiries will be held in the strictest of confidence.

We look forward to seeing everyone and starting the Christmas Season off together.

Alberta Caregivers Association

To view a list of associations in the Calgary area that provide support services for caregivers under the Calgary Caregivers Support Initiative, click here.

7th Annual Multiple Miles for Myeloma

Thank you to event participants, donors, volunteers and all others who made the 2015 Multiple Miles for Myeloma a great success!

Click here for the official 5km and 10km race results.

Please click here to view your fundraising efforts at work.

Fundraising for Myeloma Research

The funds that are raised through the Southern Alberta Myeloma Patient Society are used exclusively to support myeloma research
conducted at the University of Calgary, Division of Hematology and Hematological Malagnancies in Calgary , Alberta.

These letters describe in further detail how your generous donations are being used to further our understanding and treatment of this disease.

Letter from the Development Office, University of Calgary - Myeloma Research (May 2015)

Letter (2) from the Development Office, University of Calgary - Myeloma Research (May 2015)

Letter from the Division of Hematology and Hematolgical Malagnancies

Letters from the Office of the Dean, Faculty of Medicine and the Development Office, Unversity of Calgary (November 2013)

Letter from the Development Office, University of Calgary (November 2013)




Support & Resources
Click here to go to the Support & Resources section

image SAMM is committed to providing support to myeloma 'warriors' and their caregivers through a variety of channels. Monthly support group meetings are offered for those wanting to connect with other warriors and caregivers. We also host a conference every two years that delves into the various facets of myeloma. SAMM organizes an annual fundraising event to raise money for research and education of this disease.

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Welcome to the SAMM website!

Whether you are a multiple myeloma warrior, a caregiver, part of the medical community or an individual wanting to learn more about this type of cancer, we hope that SAMM can offer the support and resources you are looking for

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