It only takes one person to make the difference A few months ago, we received a request to transfer a patient from Tijuana GIPAP Center to Guadalajara GIPAP Center; as usual we asked the physician if they agree to do the change and talked with the patient to do the process as is required. It […]


Hola! Hi my name is Pamela Calderon and I’m the new intern at the Max Foundation in Seattle. I’m currently getting my Master’s Degree in Social Work and this is my last year in the program. I just joined the family here at the Max Foundation and I will be staying until March of 2015. […]

Maximo Happiness in Central America & Caribbean CAC

Hello dear colleagues, Greetings, my name is Evelyn Berduo. I am 26 years old, and I am from Guatemala City. I am a psychologist and counselor. I’ve been working in the Foundation since June last year. I am so glad to be part of this big family. I am the Local Program Coordinator for Central […]

CML Day by Day: Adherence Program By Gisela Corchado     Hello to all of you! I’d like to tell you a little bit about my work as a member of Max Foundation. My name is Gisela, I am 30 years old and live at Mexico City. I share with you one of my favorite […]

Giving Hope and Dignity to so many

A remark Pat made in an email to me when I had written to her saying we were off to Aurangabad for a support group meeting stayed in my mind and prompted me to write this blog post. She said something which went like, “You have been blessed with the opportunity to visit every corner […]

As I was browsing at one of the shopping mall just late last Saturday, I was astonished by an overwhelming respond of the crowd at the shopping mall’s concourse I visited. It was some form of like a show which captured quite a number of participants‘ attention. There were lots of noise, people cheering, clapping […]

I remember the interview for my first job in which I so ignorantly stated “ I like to start with something and get it done the same day” Not sure if this was just a different time before we were hounded by technology or my uncomplicated perspective of work.. Since joining the Max Foundation family […]

“When in doubt, choose change.” – Lily Leung

At ASCO in 2003I wore proudly this chit on my tee shirt In any sphere of life, one of the challenges we all face is that of accepting and adapting to Change. “If you do what you’ve always done, you’ll get what you’ve always gotten.” -Tony Robbins While the given never remains constant , we […]