Totally Charming …!

    “Doctor, your selfless    Service, the healing hope and the gift of    well-being that you provide to humanity    is truly appreciated   Thanks A Lot”     Too good not to share. This honorary doctorate is more valuable to me than any that can be conferred by the university. Nothing more […]

Pat’s presentation: 2011 and the roadmap for 2012 – Wednesday February 1, 8:30 am Pacific Time

The year has started quite busy here at our Edmonds office and I gather it is the same for everyone in our worldwide team. We are in the process of finishing up the annual reviews for the global team and making some adjustments in roles and responsibilities, as well as planning our year ahead. I […]

The Generous Auto-Rickshaw Man

The Generous Auto-Rickshaw Man Kochi is an ingrown city. It is small in space, and crammed with people. And yet, when we need some public transport, it is impossible to find any. Buses ply along the main roads alone. The by-lanes are under the complete control of auto-rickshaws – three wheelers – which charge the […]

With Love in Every Stitch arrives to Uzbekistan

Here are the photos from our visit to the children’s wart at the Institute of Hematology: Thanks to all the knitters who made these smiles possible!

Tests delivered in Uzbekistan!

This is a little delayed, but non-the-less exciting to share. I hope you enjoy reading this short report about my trip to a beautiful place on the other side of the world. Last October I had an honor to travel to Uzbekistan. On this trip I was accompanied by Jordan Smith who works with Dr. […]

Smile is everywhere on the New Year Celebration of MaxSmiles

It has been our practice already that we will come together to celebrate the New year, to share our love, joy and care to each other. This year marks as the memorable New Year Celebration for me since it is my first time experiencing this celebration so I would like to share to all of […]

The first FOM Meet of 2012

The first FOM Meet of 2012 I think has set the tone for this New Year and the months to come. It was not a very big meeting; there were 18 members of the Pune Core Group along with one of the Trustees of FOM, Pramod George who represents their region in the Board of […]

Remembering Zavie, light a candle with us Jan 12th, 12 PM Central Time

Dear friends, This week, our dear friend, patient and advocate Zavie Miller ~ whom many of you knew in person or by name ~ passed away.  The first words that come to my mind when describing him are Courageous, Generous and Sweet.  Zavie lived for many years with CML and started the group called Zero Club […]

Welcome, Michael Root!

Happy New Year, friends! We are excited to start 2012 with a new member of The Max Foundation team.  Today is the first day that we officially welcome Michael Root, a Master of Social Work (MSW) student at the University of Washington (my alma mater).  Michael will be interning with us from now until June.  […]

Patients Reunion México

Last December AMELEG and TMF México had a patient reunion. We are very happy because we coulg saw a lot of our patients who are doing so great with ther treatment.AMELEG presented ther annual report and some of the new projects for 2012. Mariana presented what we do in The Max Foundation, the new requested […]