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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

Patti Robinson Kaufmann First Connection Program If you've recently been diagnosed with a blood cancer, you may find it helpful to speak with someone who's been through treatment and learned how to manage the same disease. The Patti Robinson Kaufmann First Connection Program is a peer-to-peer program that links newly diagnosed patients and their families with trained volunteers who have experienced blood cancer fi...

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 many free live and archived teleconferences, podcasts, webcasts and more that you can view at your convenience. For a complete list of our programs, see our National Patient Education Programs web page. Need more information? To learn more about our patient education programs, call (800) 955-4572. ...

Professional Education - Mississippi/Louisiana

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) sponsors a range of free live and archived online continuing education programs, conferences, meetings and events. For a complete list of our programs, see: Continuing Medical Education Continuing Education

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.  


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


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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.

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LLS is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage all qualified individuals to apply for open positions regardless of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, qualified disability, marital, veteran or any other legally protected status.

LLS reflects a commitment to diversity and inclusion as a valued means to build and leverage our unique talents, strengths and assets to advance our mission. We vow to create an organization that recognizes, respects and responds to the diverse needs and contributions of the communities we serve.



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