Teleconferences & Webinars

Multiple Myeloma and VA Benefits
November 12, 2015
Raymond Gustavson

Learn more about strategies for veterean’s to maxmize access to VA support.

The Military Veterans Perspective
on Living with Multiple Myeloma
September 17, 2015
Sandy Kurtin & Susan Leigh

Learn more about how veterans with multiple myeloma deal with the disease and how they navigate the VA and other agencies to optimze their resources. Sandy Kurtin would also discuss the results of the Veteran’s Against Myeloma focus group and touch on the current trends in Multiple Myeloma diagnosis & treatment.

Blue Water Navy Vietnam Veterans Act of 2017
October 24, 2018
Paul Becker

Veterans Against Myeloma held a live webinar on the Blue Water Navy Vietnam Veterans Act of 2017. This legislation has been discussed in previous VAM newsletters and is currently under consideration for passage in the U.S. Senate after already passing the House. The IMF supports this legislation, but the Department of Veterans Affairs has recently criticized the bill, placing its future in jeopardy. Join us to learn about the history of Blue Water Navy veterans and their critical need for VA benefits to treat diseases, such as myeloma, developed from their time in service.