July 19, 2023

Life After Transplant: The Good, The Bad and The Normal

UPCOMING:

Wednesday, July 19, 2023
Noon to 1 pm EST

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This month’s call-in program will focus on finding your new normal post-transplant. Rita Abdallah, LISW-S, ACSW, Speaker & Wellness Coach, will break it all down and cover post traumatic growth, depression, isolation, transition, fears, mental health, PTSD and more. Additionally, Lela Prewitt, a survivor of Acute myeloid leukemia, AML, transplanted in June of 2021 will share her story, challenges, lessons learned and best tips as she navigates her survivorship. Jennifer Gillette, our licensed staff social worker will host this call. There will be plenty of time for live questions.

If you have any technical issues related to registering, please email peggyburkhard@nbmtlink.org or call (248) 770-5172. The call-in information is contained in the form you use to register. Note: YOU call in participate. (We do not call you.) This program is recorded and available on our website one week after airing live.

This FREE program is intended to provide psychosocial and emotional support along with health information from national experts regarding critical topics surrounding cancer and treatments.

SPECIAL THANKS TO OUR SPONSORS:

  • The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
  • Incyte Corporation
  • Pharmacyclics & Janssen
  • Omeros Corporation


We acknowledge and thank the following Link Partners for their ongoing support.

American Society for Transplantation and Cellular Therapy (ASTCT) • Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Center • Blood Marrow Transplant Program at Northside Hospital • Center for International Blood & Marrow Transplant Research (CIBMTR) • Corewell Health • Dana-Farber Brigham Cancer Center • DKMS • Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center • Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin Cancer Network • Henry Ford Health – Cancer • Incyte • Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center • Meredith A. Cowden Foundation • Nebraska Medicine • Oregon Health & Science University Knight Cancer Center • Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center • Siteman Cancer Center at Barnes-Jewish Hospital/Washington University School of Medicine • Stem Cell Transplantation and Cellular Therapy Program, John Theurer Cancer Center at Hackensack University Medical Center • The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society • University Hospitals Seidman Cancer Center • University of Michigan Health Rogel Cancer Center • Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center