Cancer Institute A national cancer institute
designated cancer center

Myelodysplastic Syndromes (MDS) Support Group

This group is designed to provide mutual support and education to individuals with Myelodysplastic Syndromes (MDS). We will have monthly speakers on a variety of topics. Family members and caretakers are welcome!  No registration necessary, just drop in.  Call 650-725-9456 to confirm the date of each meeting.  Parking passes are provided for the Pasteur Visitor Garage.

2014 Dates: 1st Friday of every month
February 7 - “What is this iron business all about?" Carolyn Pittenger RN, MS, MSCN
March 7 - "Integrative Medicine for MDS" Sue Kim, MD, MS, DABMA, ABIHM
April 4 - Open Session
May 2 - “MDS Roundtable” Jason Gotlib, MD, MS
June 6 -
“MDS: What’s new about our disease?" Peter Greenberg, MD
July 4 - Holiday, no meeting
August 1 - “Daily nurturing practices and living with uncertainty” Rabbi Lori Klein
September 5 - “Transfusions, Treatments, Side Effects and more” Sandy Burgess,
      RN, OCN
Time: 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Location: Stanford Cancer Center
  875 Blake Wilbur Dr., Stanford, CA 94305
  2nd Floor, Conference Room CC2105
Questions: Email
  or call (650) 725-9456

MDS Support Group information in PDF format

Return to Support Groups

Stanford Medicine Resources:

Footer Links: