MPN Heroes®

Five patient advocates, two oncologists and one caregiver were honored during CURE®’s eighth annual MPN Heroes Program.

‘Listen to Your Patient,’ Says Cancer Caregiver

July 22nd 2022

A cancer caregiver recommends that other caregivers become well-versed in their loved one’s disease.

Cancer Caregiver Realizes the Impact of His Advocacy Work

July 18th 2022

When Jeff Bushnell was contacted by a patient with an MPN who lived in the Philippines, he realized how his advocacy work was impacting patients around the globe.

Oncologist Who Specializes in Treating Rare Blood Cancers ‘Learns from Patients Every Day’

July 15th 2022

An expert from the Tisch Cancer Institute discusses how he learns from patients and their caregivers, and how their insight has helped lead advancements in the treatment of myeloproliferative neoplasms, a group of rare blood cancers.

‘I Want to Die With This, Not Because of It,’ Says Survivor of Rare Blood Cancer

July 8th 2022

Kerry Fraser, a survivor of a myeloproliferative neoplasm and retired NHL referee, explained how he came to be diagnosed, and his hopes for the future of the group of rare blood cancers.

Positive Attitude, Paired With the Right Treatment Plan Can Have a ‘Medicinal Effect’ for MPNs

July 5th 2022

Social support and maintaining a positive attitude are crucial when facing a diagnosis of a myeloproliferative neoplasm, according to a caregiver and health care provider.

Science Surrounding MPNs ‘Continues to Evolve at a Rapid Pace’

July 1st 2022

Dr. John Mascarenhas discusses the progress of the research around myeloproliferative neoplasms , as well as what more efforts are still needed.

An Introduction to the 2021 MPN Heroes®

June 29th 2022

MPN Heroes® Recognition Program 2021

December 10th 2021

Watch the entire MPN Heroes® Recognition Program here!

CURE® Celebrates Eight Individuals’ Contributions at the 9th Annual MPN Heroes Program

December 9th 2021

CURE®’s ninth annual MPN Heroes Program recognized the heroes who go above and beyond to support patients with the disease.

CURE®’s 8th Annual MPN Heroes Program Honors ‘Team of Warriors’ Who Have Overcome Challenges in Myeloproliferative Neoplasms

December 5th 2020

Five patient advocates, two oncologists and one caregiver were honored during CURE®’s eighth annual MPN Heroes Program.