2014 WLAM Activities

September  2014

Whole Month. Blood Letting.  The St. Lukes Medical Center – Global Department of Medicine, in cooperation with EPCALM, St. Lukes Cancer Institute and the Corridor of Hope invites interested individuals to donate blood for a cause. Blood collected will be used for indigent patients with blood-borne diseases.

Come one, come all starting on September 4 at the Henry Sy Sr. Auditorium, 5th Floor, St. Lukes Medical Center – Global.


September 11, 2014

5-6 PM – Launching of World Leukemia Awareness Month (WLAM) at SM Aura, Grand Atrium.  Join Martin Nievera and other celebrities in launching the first-ever celebration here in the Philippines of the World Leukemia Awareness Month.  This launch is in cooperation with SM Supermalls.

Leukemia Awareness Month SM Supermalls Poster-2

September 20 – 26, 2014

Leukemia/EPCALM Photo Exhibit at the St Luke’s Medical Center-Global City.

Photo Exhibit

Note:  Above pictures are samples only and are not the actual photos that will be displayed during the exhibit.

September 22, 2014

759_5824_Fowler9am – 12nn – Scientific and Lay Forum on Leukemia at the Henry Sy Sr. Auditorium, 5th Floor, St Luke’s Medical Center – Global.

Main speaker – Dr. Dan Fowler, National Institutes of Health (NIH), Bethesda, Maryland.

Dr. Fowler is the Head of the  Cytokine Biology Section and
Senior Investigator of the Experimental Transplantation and Immunology Branch, Center for Cancer Research of the National Cancer Institute/NIH, Bethesda, Maryland, USA.

September 22, 2014

6-8pm – Commitment Night with Boy Abunda and Martin Nievera, St Luke’s Global Main Lobby.


Entrance is FREE!

Be a Friend of EPCALM! Be There!

Thank you so much for your support! Pls pass this invite to your circle.

September 23, 2014

7am – Breakfast Meeting: Press Conference at Annabelle’s
Restaurant, Tomas Morato, Quezon City

10am – Courtesy Call of Dr. Fowler and EPCALM Board to
Sec. Ona of DOH

9am – 4pm – Blood Drive at Phil. Blood Diseases and
Transfusion Hospital

2:00 pm – Hospital tour and future collaborative meeting
with the Department of Health, Phil. Blood
Diseases and Blood Transfusion Hospital, EPCALM,
Phil. Society of Hematology and Blood Transfusion

7:00 pm – “Med Talk”, 9 TV

September 25, 2014

Time TBA.  Launching of The Big Climb.  Details to follow.

Big Climb Banner

Note: Please wear orange if you plan to attend our activities. Orange ribbons are also available for purchase during these events.


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