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29 Patient Organizations Urge Lawmakers to Take Bold, Immediate A...

Washington, D.C. (March 16, 2020) – Twenty-nine organizations representing millions of patients diagnosed with serious health conditions urge the U.S. Senate to immediately pass the U.S. House-approved coronavirus bill and take additional critical steps. In a letter to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, the organizations emphasize the importance of enacting...

LLS Announces New Chief Operating Officer, Chief Marketing Office...

Rye Brook, NY, (March 2, 2020) – The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) announced today three new appointments to its leadership team, Troy Dunmire, EVP, chief operating officer, Lynn Godfrey, EVP, chief marketing officer and Dale Nissenbaum, EVP, general counsel. “I’m pleased to announce significant new leadership appointments at The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS), leaders who join our strong exec...

Short-Term Health Plans Leave Patients Vulnerable to Major Medica...

View full news release here. Washington, D.C. (February 25, 2020) – The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) released today new research which shows the significant financial costs facing consumers treated for five serious conditions while enrolled in short-term health plans: lymphoma, heart attack, lung cancer, diabetes and mental health hospitalizations. The study, conducted by actuarial fir...

Climb – Conquer – Cure – LLS’s BIG CLIMB Reaches New Heights Nati...

Rye Brook, NY, (January 21, 2020) – What do the Columbia Center in Seattle, Capella Tower in Minneapolis and Salesforce Tower in San Francisco have in common? They are all iconic buildings with 1,000 or more steps, and they are sites for The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s (LLS) latest fundraising innovation – BIG CLIMB. As a global leader in the fight against cancer, LLS has pioneered iconic campaigns, - ...

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