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Welcome to the Southern Alberta Myeloma Patient Society Website


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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.

 

Events
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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.

Upcoming Support Group Meeting

Thursday, July 9, 2015
Time: 7:00 - 9:00 pm
Location: Wellspring (1404 Home Rd NW)

We would like to use this opportunity to have some informal discussion about the future of SAMPS. Topic ideas are that of SAMPS role with respect to patient and family care, community, fundraising, and support. Further definition of our role is imperative as we continue to grow and would greatly appreciate your input.

7th Annual Multiple Miles for Myeloma

Saturday, July 25, 2015

NEW location in North Glenmore Park this year. This
family-event takes place in LOT F.

Registration is open! Register by June 28, 2015 to guarantee your event t-shirt. Click here to register now.

 

Save the Date:
You, Me and Myeloma Conference

October 24 and 25, 2015
Delta Calgary South Hotel (135 Southland Dr. SE)

Click here for early details.

 


7th Annual Multiple Miles for Myeloma

7th Annual Mutiple Miles for Myeloma is
Saturday, July 25, 2015


REGISTER NOW!

 

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 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)

 



After nearly a week at the 55th American Society of Hematology (ASH) Annual Meeting in New Orleans, the MMRF team is back in CT and teeming with optimism for the near future in multiple myeloma based on all that we saw and heard.

 

 

Support & Resources
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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

Something missing that would make a visit to our site more complete? Please let us know..

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