There’s still time to register for the 2015 GRACE Immunotherapy Patient Forum, to be held November 7, 2015 in National Harbor, MD. Meet with medical specialists and fellow patients and caregivers to discuss the latest information on the exciting new immunotherapies. Follow this link.
JimC Forum moderator
Jul 2008 Wife Liz (51/never smoker) Dx Stage IV NSCLC EGFR exon 19
4 cycles Carbo/alimta, 65% shrinkage
Mar 2010 progression, added Alimta, stable
Sep 2010 multiple brain mets, WBR
Oct 2010 large pericardial effusion, tamponade
Jan 2011 progression, start abraxane
Jun 2011-New liver, brain mets, add Tarceva
Oct 2011-Dx Leptomeningeal carcinomatosis; pulsed Tarceva
At rest Nov 4 2011
Since then: http://cancergrace.org/blog/jim-and-lisa
To date, Mom has had 17 nivolumab infusions as part of a trial. A bumpy rode with challenges along the way but life is better today compared to starting of trial. This week’s scan comtinues to report STABLE.
I will be at the Nov 7 forum. Thank you to everyone involved for offering this session.