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Mississippi & Louisiana

Welcome to The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society 's Mississippi/Louisiana Chapter. Here you can find ways to participate in local events supporting our research, patient support and information programs....


Events Sponsored by Mississippi / Louisiana

Local Information

Volunteer in Your Area - MS/LA

Help us help people with blood cancer and their families. Our dedicated community volunteers are the heart and soul of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS). There are many different ways you can participate in Mississipipi and Louisiana and make a difference in the lives of those touched by blood cancer.    You can help us with: School & Youth Programs Light The Night W...

Patient Support Mississippi/Louisiana

Referral If you are a healthcare professional, please use our Fax Referral Form to get patients and caregivers seamlessly connected to our resources. For more information about any of the following programs, call us at 1-888-290-0945.   The Information Resource Center is available from 9 am-9 pm (EST) Monday through Friday. Our Information Specialists are master's level onc...

Grief & Bereavement Support

Patti Robinson Kaufmann First Connection peer to peer programis a telephone-based one-on-one peer support program between newly diagnosed patients & caregivers, or bereaved family members & care givers at any time during or after the death of a loved one. How it works. LLS makes the connection between the patient, caregiver, or bereaved, with a well-trained peer volunteer who has shared a similar experi...

Patient Education - Mississippi Louisiana

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) sponsors free community-based education programs for patients, their families, caregivers and healthcare professionals. Local doctors and other healthcare professionals lead these programs, described below. You will get information about treatment options and learn how to strengthen your decision-making and coping skills, manage treatment side effects and find resources, i...

Professional Education Mississippi/Louisiana

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) sponsors a number of free community-based professional education programs for healthcare professionals, particularly for oncology nurses and social workers. Patients, their families and caregivers are also invited to attend. These programs are led by local doctors and other healthcare professionals and offer continuing education credits for nurses and social workers. ...

Corporate Involvement MIssissippi Louisiana

If your company or organizations would like to support the work of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's (LLS's) Mississippi/Louisiana Chapter, please contact us at 1 (888) 290-0945.  We appreciate our sponsors' dedication to our mission:  to cure leukemia, lymphoma, Hodgkin's disease and myeloma, and improve the quality of life of our patients and their families.  

Local Career Opportunities Mississippi Louisiana

To support patients with blood cancer and their families, The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society is located throughout the country and Canada.  We offer exciting opportunities that benefit from the resources and full support of our organization. See where you can make a difference. P/T Outreach Assistant, Temporary An Equal Opportunity Employer LLS is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage all ...


About the Mississippi/Louisiana chapter

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's Mississippi/Louisiana Chapter serves residents who have been touched by one of the blood cancers: leukemia, lymphoma and myeloma.

3636 South I-10 Service Rd. Suite 304

Metairie, LA 70001

T(504) 837-0945

  • Man and Woman of the Year Campaign Manager

    Edie Riedel

    E Edie.Riedel@lls.org

    T 337.349.4012


MS/LA Chapter - Mississippi (INACTIVE)

About the MS/LA Chapter - Mississippi (INACTIVE) chapter

407 Orchard Park Bldg 1 Suite C

Ridgeland, MS 39157

T(601) 956-7447

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