Established in 1992, the National Bone Marrow Transplant Link (nbmtLINK) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to serving individuals before, during, and after a bone marrow or stem cell transplant. Myra Jacobs founded the nbmtLINK in response to the plight of a woman, Sandy, living in her area.
The mission of the National Bone Marrow Transplant Link is to help patients, caregivers, and families cope with the social and emotional challenges of bone marrow/stem cell transplant from diagnosis through survivorship by providing vital information and personalized support services.
Director of Finance and Operations
Licensed Staff Social Worker
Wealth Manager for Firefighters, Business Owners & Families
Assistant Professor of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh SOM; Associate Director of Training, Biobehavioral Oncology Program; UPMC Hillman Cancer Center
Karmanos Cancer Institute
Two-Time Transplant Survivor
The National Bone Marrow Transplant Link (nbmtLINK) believes in equality for all and stands together with other non-profit cancer support organizations to condemn racism and racial disparities.
We are committed to addressing racism and promote diversity, equality and inclusion in cancer care and support. We will do our part each day to help create a climate of inclusion and help overcome racism and racial disparities as we strive to help patients, caregivers, health care professionals successfully navigate the often daunting and difficult cancer journey to full remission and recovery. It is our honor.