Medical & Scientific Advisory Committee
Leukaemia & Lymphoma NI are calling for new members to join the Medical & Scientific Advisory Committee
Leukaemia & Lymphoma NI branch out to clinical support.
Tuesday, 5 December 2017
Leukaemia and Lymphoma NI have recently been branching out into clinical support to strengthen the bench to bedside links here in Northern Ireland.
Empty Chairs - John McCormick
John McCormick from Derry~Londonderry is a blood cancer survivor. He was diagnosed with septicaemia on Christmas Day 2011, and then Multiple Myeloma in 2013.
Empty - Chairs - Joanne McCawley
Joanne McCawley, from Drumaness, was diagnosed with Acute Myeloid Leukaemia in November 2015, when she was 30 years old.
Empty Chairs - Harry McDaid
Currently, thanks to advances in research and treatments, three out of every four people diagnosed with blood cancer in Northern Ireland survive. Harry McDaid is one of those people.
Empty Chairs - Catherine Buchanan
Currently, thanks to advances in research and treatments, three out of four people diagnosed with blood cancer in Northern survive. But one doesn’t.
Catherine Buchanan, from near Bangor, is one of those people. She lost her battle with blood cancer in 2013. She was only 17 years old.