Myeloma Patients Europe (MPE) will host a webinar to summarise the most important myeloma and AL amyloidosis updates presented at the congress on 6 July 2023, from 17:00 – 18:00 CET, given by Prof. Dr. Mohamad Mohty, Professor and Head of the Hematology and cellular therapy department at the Saint-Antoine Hospital and Sorbonne University (Paris, France). If you would like to attend, click here and register now! The European Hematology Association (EHA) 2023 hybrid congress took place from…Details
Myeloma Patients Europe (MPE) is pleased to announce it has been appointed to the new Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Stakeholder Network of the European Commission. This means that MPE will be actively engaged and consulted in the implementation of the EU HTA Regulation.
As part of the Horizon 2020 CARAMBA project, Myeloma Patients Europe (MPE) interviewed experts on different aspects of the CARAMBA clinical trial: manufacturing process, safety updates, and immune monitoring. The videos were filmed during the ASH annual meeting in December 2022. The CARAMBA project is a phase I/II clinical trial investigating innovative immunotherapy for treating myeloma, known as Chimeric Antigen Receptor T-cell therapy (CAR-T). Through strategic collaboration with a wide range of stakeholders, including MPE,…Details
Myeloma Patients Europe (MPE) is pleased to announce that Katie Joyner and Kate Morgan have been appointed as joint Chief Executive Officers (CEO). The MPE Board of Directors unanimously made this decision based on the impressive work and leadership both have shown during the transition period following the stepping down of founding CEO, Ananda Plate.Details
March is Multiple Myeloma Awareness Month. This incurable disease affects increasingly young adult generation. In Europe, more than 50.900 people were diagnosed with myeloma in 2020. Patient organisations from Central and Eastern Europe (CEE) have joined forces to create the documentary My myeloma: ready for the steps ahead, which premiered on 21th of March 2023 in Ljubljana, Slovenia. The premiere was attended by patient representatives, patient organisations, healthcare professionals and media representatives, who expressed…Details
One of the MPE Spanish members, the Spanish Amyloidosis Association (AMILO), last month celebrated its fifth anniversary by recognising the support and help other organisations have given them during these five years. MPE is pleased and proud to receive this recognition from AMILO at such an important event for our member. Along with MPE, other important national and international organisations were awarded, like the Amyloidosis Alliance and the Spanish Society of Hematology, represented by its…Details
Job Title: Medical and Scientific Officer Position Type: Mini-job Probation period: six months Location: Germany Gross salary: 520 € monthly (approximately 43 hours a month) Tasks and core responsibilities (non-exhaustive and subject to change depending on the needs of the organisation). As Medical and Scientific officer, you will work in the Medical Education and Scientific Engagement area. You will assist the Head of Medical Education and Scientific Engagement with the following activities: European Myeloma and…Details
THE IMI T2EVOLVE Project and the Horizon 2020 QUALITOP Project have launched a European patient survey on CAR-T treatment. The survey aims to inform on patient and carer experiences and challenges of receiving CAR-T and to identify information needs and gaps across Europe. The results of the survey will be used for research purposes and published anonymously on project partner websites as well as in academic journals. The T2EVOLVE-QUALITOP European patient survey on CAR-T…Details