Northwest Multiple Myeloma   FIGHTERS!

Serving Washington, Alaska and British Columbia

since 1998



Founded in January, 1998, by Ray Larsen (1933 - 1998), the
MM FIGHTERS!
are a group of patients, family, friends, and caregivers dedicated to
providing support to Multiple Myeloma patients and families
and supporting research for a Multiple Myeloma cure.




CLICK HERE for Calendar of upcoming meetings and events



The MM FIGHTERS! generally (but not always!) meet on the
fourth Saturday of  many months between 10 AM and Noon at
Aldersgate United Methodist Church
Bellevue, Washington

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Come to the


MM FIGHTERS! Meeting

Saturday, September 24, 2016
10 AM to Noon


Our speaker will be

Mica Green
Clinical Nurse Educator
Takeda Oncology


Exercise and Nutrition with Multiple Myeloma

The goal of the talk is to

Mica joined the Takeda Oncology Clinical Nurse Educator team two years ago with over 16 years
of direct patient care experience in oncology.

Previously, Mica worked at John Muir Medical Center as a certified oncology nurse on the hematology/oncology unit caring for patients requiring the administration of chemotherapy, as well as patients experiencing chemotherapy/radiation induced complications.  She has had extensive practice in administering chemo and managing oncologic emergencies. Mica was promoted to Clinical Manager for the Hem/Onc unit where she acted as a liaison between patients, staff, and physicians to optimize satisfaction and patient outcomes. 

Mica is a certified trainer with the End of Life Nursing Consortium and an Oncology Nursing Society
chemo/biotherapy instructor.  She lives in Discovery Bay, CA, with her husband and two Boston Terriers.


We will have a
CAREGIVER BREAKOUT SESSION


Please join us for discussion and fellowship.

Put it on your calendar and plan to attend!

If you wish, please bring a few cookies or some fruit.

Aldersgate United Methodist Church
14230 SE Newport Way
Bellevue, Washington
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-- Other valuable links --

 International Myeloma Foundation

Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation

The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society

Smart Patients

Cancer Pathways (formerly Gilda's Club - Seattle)

Myeloma Central (sponsored by Celgene)



For additional information, please contact
Mary and Tom Blakney
Maple Valley, Washington
mmfighters@comcast.net
(425)432-2928