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University of Colorado Denver Hematology, Blood Cancer, Bone Marrow Transplant Program News

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Highlights from the Blood Cancer and BMT Program

Taylor Swift Parody - Good Blood (Marrow Match Anthem)

The morning of our first anniversary, I woke Stephanie up improvising the words to a song I'd just made up about bone marrow transplants. We then did the logical thing: recorded the song professionally.

Wedding Vows Give Patient a Final Victory

Wedding Vows

It was a moment that suggested new beginnings, the promise of many days together for two people deeply in love. But this wedding held a different poignancy.

The Center for Integrative Medicine

The Center for Integrative Medicine (TCFIM) blends the best elements of complementary and alternative medicine therapies (CAM) with conventional Western care.

Preventing Caregiver Burnout

It takes a village to get a patient through a stem cell transplant – doctors, nurses, social workers, psychologists, dieticians and several others play important roles.

10 Tips for Caregivers

Caring for the caregiver: 10 tips all caregivers should know.

Caregiver Resource List

Caregivers can experience the same, if not more, distress than the survivors themselves and are usually less likely than survivors to get the help they need. The following websites provide information and support specifically for caregivers.

BMT Charge Nurse Selected as Honoree from Statewide Pool of Excellent Nurses

We are proud to announce that BMT’s Lindsey McMenimen was one of six nurses (out of over 300 nominees) in the State of Colorado honored with the Nightingale Award for excellence in nursing.

EPIC Experience Enrolling Now

Epic Experience provides an action-packed week of activities that will fuel the soul, provide an opportunity to make connections with other individuals who share similar stories and create a community that will last long after the camp has ended.

Clinical Trials Misconceptions

Participating in Clinical Trials: Common Myths and Questions to Consider

Light The Night Walk

Light the Night Walk

The annual “Light the Night” walk is a fundraising campaign sponsored by The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS). Its goal is to bring together families and communities to honor blood cancer survivors and those who have passed.

Behind the Scrubs: Tanisha Joshi

My favorite part of the job is learning the stories behind the cancer. I love connecting with my patients and their families during such a vulnerable time in their lives and becoming familiar with their world.

Translational Research Successes

Here at the University of Colorado I’m very proud that our leukemia program has been a leading contributor to some of the most exciting recent clinical trials for AML and MDS.

Cancer Support Groups

Cancer Support Groups

Find information about Cancer Support Groups in Colorado.

Daniel Pollyea, MD Selected as Outstanding Early Career Scholar

Daniel Pollyea, MD

Dr. Pollyea will utilize funding from this award to develop a program to systematically test leukemia stem-cell directed therapies.

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The Bloodline

Sign up for our patient focused digital newsletter, The Bloodline, which is published quarterly. The newsletter includes tips for patients, articles on self-care, a dietician approved recipe and information on what’s going on with our program.