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To commemorate National Blood Cancer Awareness Month (September) and World Lymphoma Awareness Day (September 15), the Lymphoma Research Foundation (LRF) encourages individuals, buildings, landmarks and businesses to shed a light on lymphoma - not only to raise awareness about this type of blood cancer, but also to give hope to those who have been affected by this disease.  Join the Lymphoma Research Foundation to Light it Red for lymphoma!


Upcoming Events

 

Ask the Doctor About Lymphoma: Updates on Lymphoma and Treatment Options


September 6, 2017
Boston, MA


Featuring Eric D. Jacobson, MD (Dana-Farber Cancer Institute) the Lymphoma Research Foundation's Ask the Doctor About Lymphoma is community-based, two-hour educational programs that provide an update on lymphoma treatment options.

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Ask the Doctor About Lymphoma: Updates on Lymphoma and Treatment Options


September 13, 2017
Baltimore, MD


Featuring Seun Tae Lee, MD, PhD (University of Maryland/Greenebaum Comprehensive Cancer Center/ University of Maryland School of Medicine) the Lymphoma Research Foundation's Ask the Doctor About Lymphoma is community-based, two-hour educational programs that provide an update on lymphoma treatment options.

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Ask the Doctor About Lymphoma: Updates on Lymphoma and Treatment Options


September 14, 2017
Houston, TX


Featuring Loretta J. Nastoupil, MD (University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center) the Lymphoma Research Foundation's Ask the Doctor About Lymphoma is community-based, two-hour educational programs that provide an update on lymphoma treatment options.

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World Lymphoma Awareness Day


September 15, 2017
Worldwide


World Lymphoma Awareness Day (WLAD) is held on September 15 every year and is a day dedicated to raising awareness of lymphoma, an increasingly common form of cancer. More than a hundred buildings and landmarks worldwide will light on WLAD and during Blood Cancer Awareness Month.

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Philadelphia Lymphoma Walk


September 16, 2017
Norristown, PA


The Philadelphia Lymphoma Walk is a non-competitive 5K walk where survivors, family, friends, community and corporate teams walk in honor and in memory of those whose lives have been touched by this blood cancer. Since 2003, the Lymphoma Research Foundation's Walk program has raised nearly $20 million to support the Foundation's mission to eradicate lymphoma and serve those touched by this disease.

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#PedAYAChat with the National Cancer Institute (NCI)


September 20, 2017 @ 2:30pm ET
Twitter


Join the Lymphoma Research Foundation and National Cancer Institute for a special Blood Cancer Awareness Month/Childhood Cancer Month Twitter chat discussing adolescent and young adult lymphoma. To join the Twitter chat, follow @lymphoma and use #PedAYA.
 

2017 Lymphoma Research Ride


September 24, 2017
Barnesville, MD

With a goal to raise critical funds for lymphoma research and benefit patients living with this blood cancer, the Research Ride has raised more than $4.5 million to support the Lymphoma Research Foundation's (LRF) mission and to make a significant impact in funding potentially life-saving lymphoma research. Each year, hundreds of lymphoma survivors, families, friends and communities have joined together to ride in honor and memory of those whose lives have been touched by lymphoma at the Lymphoma Research Ride.

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2017 Annual Gala


September 27, 2017
New York, NY


LRF’s Annual Gala will be held on Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at The Plaza Hotel, an iconic New York City landmark. Located at the intersection of Central Park and Fifth Avenue, its famed Grand Ballroom, will host the evening’s festivities. Hundreds of guests are expected to attend, including leaders from LRF’s Scientific Advisory Board, industry partners, patients, caregivers and volunteers from across the country. The evening features a cocktail hour and silent auction, dinner, exciting live auction and awards presentation.

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For questions or to learn more about becoming a Light it Red for Lymphoma Sponsor, Lighting Partner or Community Partner, please contact LIR@lymphoma.org.