Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center www.fhcrc.org
Fred Hutchinson Center Research Center is one of Seattle Cancer Care Alliance’s three parent organizations. It has an international reputation for its leading-edge cancer research.
International Myeloma Foundation www.myeloma.org
(800) 452-CURE (800-452-2873)
IMF provides a variety of services to patients with myeloma and their families, including an information hotline, online information, a disease- and treatment-information packet, support groups and educational seminars. The organization also supports physicians and researchers working on IMF.
Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation www.multiplemyeloma.org
The foundation supports research on myeloma and provides information about the disease, its treatments and clinical trials.
Leukemia & Lymphoma Society www.leukemia.org/hm_lls
(914) 949-5213, (800) 955-4572
The Society's mission is to cure leukemia, lymphoma, Hodgkin's disease and myeloma, and to improve the quality of life of patients and their families by providing financial assistance, funding research and publishing educational material.
National Marrow Donor Program (NMDP) www.marrow.org
Patient advocacy: (888) 999-6743
General information: (800) 627-7692
NMDP helps people who need a life-saving marrow or blood cell transplant by connecting patients, doctors, donors and researchers to resources they need.