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LMSdr and the
Liddy Shriver
Sarcoma Initiative
fund a $150,000 grant.
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LMSarcoma Direct Research Foundation (LMSdr)
was created to bridge the gap between Leiomyosarcoma
researchers and Leiomyosarcoma patients.

This Foundation will ...
    advocate for more research
    advocate for appropriate clinical trials
    support research by direct funding
    support research by publicizing clinical trials
    provide information and support for patients
    ... and be a voice for the LMS community

We are working for the cure....

  Memories from the LMS Retreat 2013
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What is Leiomyosarcoma?

Research News Events
2013 LMSdr Grant $100,000 awarded to Dr. Matt van de Rijn

Working Together
$150,000 Collaborative Grant with LMSdr and the Liddy Shriver Initiative.
ESUN September 2013

Dr. Matt van de Rijn’s LMS Research Publications, Discoveries, and Videos

Dispatches from My Village
Susan Coleman discusses our struggle in 'fairy tale' terms to explain the REAL research of Dr. Matt van de Rijn.

1/30/2014 Update
on the campaign to STOP Uterine Morcellation.

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a monthly newsletter for families and professionals.

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Donate Your Tissue Samples to the LMS Paraffin Block Bank

Tissue Bank
LMSdr Executive Director discusses Tissue bank history and the importance of donating.
“Cancer Commons”
watch the video . . .

February 8th: Finding a cure Concert,
The Windjammer, Isle of Palms, SC
Proceeds to benefit LMSdr. Click Here to donate. Be sure to write "Windjammer" in the comment section.

April 24 & 25th: 2014 World Orphan Drug Conference,
Washington, D.C.
This is an excellent networking event for advocates of rare diseases and pharmaceutical researchers. LMSdr will be represented by Sharon Anderson, Executive Director and Sarah Robinson, Scientific Advisory Board Member.

April 24th: "Lady Bugs" LMS Support Group Meeting
Washington, D.C.
Location TBA. Contact Daryl darylbrown1858@verizon.net

May 30-June 3 2014: 50th Annual ASCO Conference,
Debra Simons, LMSdr Scientific Advisory Board Member will be attending the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and bringing us back the most up-to-date sarcoma information.


January 27 & 28th: 2014 Personalized Medicine World Conference,
Silicon Valley, California
LMSdr’s Sharon Anderson, Executive Director and Sarah Robinson, Scientific Advisory Board Member will be learning how patients can access their own biomarker testing for a tailored individual treatment plan.

2013 LMS Retreat
Photos, DVD and Memories!

CTOS Conference in NY
Oct. 10th - Nov. 2nd

~ Fundraisers ~

Songs for Hope
Concert and auction benefitting LMSdr
May 3, 2014
Port Jefferson, NY

Nurses Working not Wishing for the Cure
Two Events in November 2013

Flock of Segals
July 20, 2013

The Fight for Tina
February 2, 2013

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Last Edited - 7 February 2014 12:17 pm