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CML Support Groups: Members of the CML Advocates Network

The CML Advocates Network connects patient organisations supporting patients and families affected with Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)

If your group is not listed here, please register. If details have changed, please contact us.

Portugal: Associação Portuguesa contra a Leucemia

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Mailing/Postal Address:

Rua Nunes Claro nº8C.
1000-209 Lisboa, Portugal

Telephone: 21 342 2204/5
Facsimile: 21 342 2206
Email:
Website: www.apcl.pt

KEY CONTACT:

Sofia Sá Cardoso
Executive Director
Email:

ORGANIZATIONAL OBJECTIVES:

  • Promote the progress of scientific knowledge on the nature, evolution, prevention of these illnesses;
  • Increase the effectiveness of the treatment of leukaemia, at a national level;
  • Support the patients and their families;

BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF ORGANIZATION:

This organization was created in 2002 by a group of patients and their doctors who felt the need and the duty to collaborate in the attainment of better health care as an exercise of citizenship.

AUDIENCE/CONSTITUENCY:

NUMBER OF MEMBERS:

309

COUNTRIES IN WHICH ORGANIZATION HAS A SIGNIFICANT MEMBERSHIP BASE:

Not Applicable

WAYS OF COMMUNICATING WITH CONSTITUENCY:

  • Social networks like Facebook and Youtube
  • Website
  • Newsletters
  • Face to face meetings
  • Specific events

KEY PROGRAMS:

  • Support the national bank of bone marrow donors (and purchase of equipment)
  • Two or more grants are awarded every year in the Research Program Support the patients and their families

 
   
 

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