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Dr. Jorge Cortés

Hello everyone! I hope you are fine. I´m writing this post today to tell you about the patient meeting we had in Buenos Aires a month ago, with the presence of Dr. Jorge Cortes. As you know Dr. Cortes is one of the most important opinion leaders regarding CML in the world. In addition, he […]

UP-PGH 5th Monthly Meeting

On May 20th, the third Friday of the month was my 5th regular meeting at the UP-PGH Cancer Institute. This patient activity has become a platform for learning and sharing among the patients and caregivers. Unlike in my previous meeting, this month, I sent out invitations to patients with Essential Thrombocythemia and Polycythemia Vera. The topic for discussion was […]

I am a Spartan – Story of Thilip

Thilip Kumar Ragavan:  ‘Being a patient or I better call myself and others as a Spartan, someone who is fighting for something each and every day’ It was in May 2014, when we first met Thilip Kumar Ragavan, a young CML Spartan in the patient workshop at Hospital Ampang. He was newly diagnosed with CML […]

Sharing a Story

I am sharing with you the story of Babu. (A bit too late , but better late than never !! ) Recently, I had participated in the observance of World Cancer Day here at Kochi .  I happened to notice a stall at the entrance to the auditorium where this gathering was held.  It had […]

Let’s Come Together, shall we?

When Max Malaysia decided to change the formal setting of our patient workshops (i.e. seminar style) into intimate and casual gatherings, we want to touch the people touched with cancer more. In fact, we hope to impact the people around us not only those affected by cancer. But like other great inventions, the first question […]

Vanakkam to all from Coimbatore.

Vanakkam to all my fellow Max teammates. Vanakkam – means greetings in Tamil Language. I am Jyotiy Parameshwaran from Coimbatore – The Manchester of South India. The city is also known to be a healthcare and educational hub. It’s been my privilege to be associated with the Max Foundation team India. Currently am working as […]

New Beginnings!

      Namaste to Max family members!! I am Anshika Tandon, new Max station for India and exhilarated to be a part of this altruistic family. For years I was scared of the word ‘Cancer’ because it meant physical and emotional turmoil and a lot of this thought process changed after I was introduced […]

My Journey of 8 years

Hello Team, First and foremost, I would like to introduce myself. I am Phillip Fernandes, working for The Max Foundation in India as Admin Assistant. I joined Max on 1st of July 2008. I open the office every day and lock up after work . First I sort out all the patient documents and file […]

MY JOURNEY TO MAXSTATION KENYA

Habari(Hello)!……My name is Lucy Mwangi newly engaged as MaxStation Kenya. Let me start with a short introduction about myself …. I hold a bachelor degree in Finance and diploma in business management  and have worked in healthcare (hospital) industry for the last 15 years.  A mother to a very loving high functioning autistic 8year old […]

New Max Station-Nigeria

New MaxStation-Nigeria Bello M Adetokunbo MSW Greetings from Ile-Ife, the cradle of civilization, a city in one of the South-Western states in Nigeria. I am indeed delighted to be part of this life-saving Team: The Max Foundation I wish to thank The Max Foundation for this wonderful opportunity to be part of the team. I also […]