Myeloma Canada

Myeloma Canada
Myeloma Canada
Type Non-profit
Founded 2004
Key people John F. Lemieux - Co-Founder and President
Aldo E. Del Col - Co-Founder and Executive Director

Myeloma Canada is a non-profit organization which serves the myeloma community of Canada. myeloma]]. The organization helps myeloma patients and raises awareness about this rare form of cancer.[1] It was founded in 2004 by Aldo del Col and John F. Limieux, both of whom are multiple myeloma survivors.[2]

The organization works with its Scientific Review Board composed of hematologists who are recognized myeloma specialists in Canada.[3] It is an affiliate of the International Myeloma Foundation.[4]


The organization aims to "Make Myeloma Matter" by increasing awareness of the disease, providing support and educational tools to patients and their families, and promoting better treatment options and resources.[5]

To further this awareness, the organization has organized an annual Multiple Myeloma March every October.[6]

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