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Mother in action

As you all may know i was in Germany to support patient form Azerbaidjan in his struggle against cancer. Just before my departure, Dr. Nargiza from Uzbekistan informed me that she is coming to Moscow and that it would be her first business trip to Russia’s capital. The point of her trip was to give […]

Relay for Life, Guatemala & Honduras, Central America

HONDURAS, CENTRAL AMERICA As you may might know, The American Cancer Society Relay For Life is a life-changing event that gives everyone in communities across the globe a chance to celebrate the lives of people who have battled cancer, remember loved ones lost, and fight back against the disease. At Relay, teams of people camp […]

Kiran Women Patients Core Group Meeting-Lahore

Gender disparities in Pakistan are severe and pervasive. As it is apparent that the status of women is not considered equal to that of men in Pakistani culture, therefore, the gender equality gaps are found more among women than men. This mainly because of deeply rooted cultural and institutional constraints prevents Pakistani women from playing […]

Blood Drive in Manila

The Naval Reserve Command (NAVRESCOM) of the Philippine Navy warmly welcomed TMF, TBM and the PGH Bloodbank team last Saturday, 20th of March for a joint blood letting activity. This was our second venture with them. The first one was on the day that we had the worst flood in Manila in September last year. […]

GIPAP on it’s 7th year

On March 6, 2010, around 500+ GIPAP patients and caregivers attended the 7th year anniversary celebration in Manila. Our Dept. of Health Secretary was the special guest of honor.Mr. Eric Van Oppens. the President of the local NVS along with the Oncology team were in full attendance to support the event. Some of the highlights […]

Max Anniversary

MS translated the story of Max in Pakistan’s national language URDU and briefed to the patients who we are, what we do during the clinic in Aga Khan University Hospital in Karachi. I am uploading some photographs of the patient’s paramedic staff and patient core group Krin member those are praying for Max and to […]

It was so nice of you to have sent me a photo of dear Max. I have put it on the wall besides my writing desk. Yes, this will continue inspiring me and showing me the way all along the difficult path of the journey we call life. May God the Almighty shower His blessings […]

Commemorating March 9th

Tomorrow, March 9th, commemorates the day Max passed away. No matter how many years go by, it is always a very difficult day. On one hand, our work has grown beyond any ounce of my imagination. I never could have imagined, the amazing movement of hope and life that we have built together from this […]

Asia Pacific Meet in Bangkok – 23rd Jan – 25th Jan(Tongue-in-cheek take on the lighter side of the AP Meet ) SAWATDEE KAA !!It was with great enthusiasm that we boarded the Jet Airways flight to Bangkok City – The City of Angels. We were all eager to meet our Asia Pacific colleagues. (Secretly, being […]

Introducing the rapid growing Max India Team

What prompted me to write this blog post was the statement which Pat made while in Bangkok for the Asia Pacific meet “Team in India is growing so rapidly and now to me it is getting very confusing as to who is who there and by now I don’t even remember how many members are […]

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