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Iowa

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

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Events Sponsored by Iowa

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Newsletter-Iowa

Please our enjoy the Iowa Chapter Newsletters as we hope to keep you connected and up-to-date with the lastest information and news.  November 2018 Issue December 2018 Issue January 2019 Issue February 2019 Issue March 2019 Issue April 2019 Issue May 2019 Issue June 2019 Issue July 2019 Issue August 2019 Issue September 2019 Issue October 2019 Issue November 2019 Issue <...

Be Your Own Advocate - Iowa

The Be Your Own Advocate (BYOA) Patient Guide is a free resource for patients and their families to help them navigate their cancer diagnosis and treatment.   The guide includes five sections: Your Healthcare Team and Treatment, Your Support System, Organizing & Planning Calendars, Insurance/Healthcare Benefits and Resources.   If you have questions or wish to receive a hard copy o...

Patient Support Programs - Iowa

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's Iowa Chapter offers a wide range of free educational and support programs for patients, their families, caregivers and healthcare professionals. For more information about any of the following programs, please contact Joe Falter, Manager, Patient & Community Outreach at 913.312.6773 or joe.falter@lls.org.


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Patient Education - Iowa

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) sponsors free community-based education programs designed for patients and their families. National and local experts, including doctors and other healthcare professionals, lead these programs, described below. They offer education and information that will deepen the public's understanding of treatment options and strengthen decision-making and coping skills related to th...

Professional Education - Iowa

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. ...

Volunteer in Your Area - Iowa

LLS volunteers make a significant impact while selflessly dedicating their time and talent to achieve our mission.  With countless ways to engage, from fundraising to providing patient support, our volunteers are helping us change the landscape of cancer. We appreciate your desire to be a part of the LLS family.  LLS has opportunities for a variety of skill sets and to accommodate a wide-range of time co...

Board of Trustees - Iowa

The Iowa Chapter's Board of Trustees is an active group of professionals who are called to help The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society at a higher level. These individuals serve as an ambassador to the Society, promote events in Iowa, and help recruit sponsors for the organization. Their mission is in line with the LLS mission: Cure leukemia, lymphoma, myeloma and improve the quality of lif...

Iowa

About the Iowa Chapter

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

Century 1 Building 2700 Westown Pkwy, #260

West Des Moines, IA 50266

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