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A funny art activity in Caracas

Last Saturday in Caracas, as the last two years and according to our art project, it took place the art activity. The first part of the meeting was not very happy because we needed to talk to the patients about the H1N1 virus. We gave printed material to patients and relatives to take home. In […]

Coming back from Barretstown

I came from the Magic of Barretstown… And I’m already missing the camp. That was FUN! Enjoy the video I’ve made.

Tobacco and Health

Tobacco and Health Organized an awareness workshop at Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital, Lahore on Wednesday, 17 June 2009.Some 50 patients enrolled under GIPAP and 4 patients of NOA-P were present. From the SKMCH, a senior physician on-duty, Dr. Dass, attended the awareness workshop. The Aga Khan University Hospital deserves our gratitude for giving free-of-cost […]

And this is when I met Rajee…

In my first visit to India, October 2003, the launch of Friends of Max in 5 cities in India, two of my kids (Tomas, Pablo) and I met Rajee (girl in the blue shirt). And Viji took us to meet this famous actor, Salman Khan who was filming close by and on whom Rajee had […]

A Traditional South Indian Marriage with a difference

The Bride has been living with CML for fourteen years and today her handsome Prince Charming welcomed her into his life . By tying the sacred thread that is symbolic in the Tamil culture of wedlock around her neck , he bound himslef to her side promising to look after her and to be her […]

The Philippine Heart Center opens the hospital art gallery to showcase the artistic talents of TBM patients and caregivers. The opening of the art exhibit was led by no other than Dr. Ludgerio Torres, the PHC Director. He was joined by Arch. Caringal, Chairman of the PHC Art Gallery. The art exhibit which will run […]

Team TMF Lands at ASCO 2009

At the end of May, Team TMF landed in Orlando, Florida to attend the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) meeting, a meeting of thousands of oncologists from around the world. We brought an impressively large team this year, with myself, Danielle, Susana, Pat, Ines and Viji bringing the TMF spirit (and lots and lots […]

Hats, hats, hats, hats….

When I knitted the first hat, I carefully pinned it to or bulletin board in the office hallway to inspire us. One week later the board was filled and we were all excited to see the different ideas that our friends implemented in their knitting. Still, we only had 15 hats and were anxious to […]