On May 31st, The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada
will begin its transition to a fully virtual model of work.
In addition to lower overhead costs, increased employee satisfaction and productivity,
a virtual model of work can allow us to scale up our programs and services
to better serve the blood cancer community in Quebec.
While we will no longer have physical office space, staff ...
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada has been closely monitoring the deployment of the COVID-19 vaccine across Canada. Most provinces are prioritizing vaccinations for defined vulnerable populations including: Newfoundland & Labrador, New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island, Ontario, Quebec, Alberta, Saskatchewan and British Columbia.
There is preliminary evidence (not peer reviewed) that suggests the imm...
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada is actively monitoring the prioritization of COVID-19 vaccinations for people affected by blood cancers. The situation is in flux as provinces are revisiting and, in some cases, amending their priority access recommendations for vulnerable populations.
Newfoundland & Labrador, New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island, Ontario and British Columbia have prioritized vaccin...
My rituals before and during the pandemic
In October 2019, I was told that I had stage II Hodgkin lymphoma. When I started my treatments, I decided to start writing in a journal that I had gotten several years ago. On the cover, it said, “The best way to get something done is to begin.”
At the time, I had picked up the journal because that sentence really spoke to me. I would have never ...