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The Mastocytosis Society, Inc. Announces Three Research Grants

Feb 14, 2018

The Mastocytosis Society, Inc. Announces Three Research Grants (Sterling, MA, February 14, 2018) The Mastocytosis Society, Inc. (TMS) has awarded three research grants totaling $170,000 to support research in Pediatric Mastocytosis, including Related Disorders of Pediatric Mast Cell Activation. “While initially, we thought we would only be able to support one research study, thanks to […]

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2018 TMS Research Grant Awards

Feb 12, 2018

The Mastocytosis Society, Inc. (TMS) has awarded three research grants totaling $170,000 to support research in Pediatric Mastocytosis, including Related Disorders of Pediatric Mast Cell Activation. These grants were made possible by generous donations from the Catalano Family through Wyatt’s Warriors, and from Karen and Jim Houghton. TMS congratulates our 2018 Research Grant recipients! 2018 […]

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TMS Research Grant Awards: 2010 – 2018

Feb 12, 2018

The Mastocytosis Society, Inc. (TMS) awards grant funding for mastocytosis and mast cell activation syndrome (MCAS) research. Below is a list of our award recipients from recent years. This page will be updated as new publications or presentations related to TMS-funded research are identified. TMS thanks all of those listed below and previous awardees for […]

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Melinda M. Rathkopf, MD

Nov 10, 2017

Melinda Rathkopf, MD, FAAAAI, FACAAI, FAAP, is a Partner at the Allergy, Asthma and Immunology Center of Alaska and is board-certified in pediatrics and allergy / immunology. She has been practicing in Anchorage, Wasilla and Valdez since July 2006. She previously served nine years as an U.S. Air Force physician. Dr. Rathkopf is the American […]

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Megha Tollefson

Oct 12, 2017

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Menachem Rottem

Oct 04, 2017

Prof. Rottem is Head of the Allergy Asthma and Immunology Service at the Emek Medical Center, Afula, and Clinical Associate Professor at the Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel. A graduate of the Hebrew University Hadassah Medical School in Jerusalem, Prof. Rottem completed a Residency in Pediatrics at Hadassah University Medical […]

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Summer 2017 Chronicles, Letter and Updates from the Chair

Jul 01, 2017

Summer Greetings! Here within TMS, there is so much going on that I hardly know where to start. The new website has been launched and running now for over four months, and we are delighted with the results thanks to the design team of Russell Hirshon and Shannon Flynn at Ministers of Design. We have […]

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Diagnostic Workup for Advanced Forms of Mastocytosis

Jun 13, 2017

Wolfgang R. Sperr1, Celalettin Ustun2 1Department of Internal Medicine I, Division of Hematology and Hemostaseology, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria 2Division of Hematology, Oncology and Transplantation, Department of Medicine, University of Minnesota, Minnesota, USA Author Contact: Wolfgang Sperr, MD:  wolfgang.r.sperr@meduniwien.ac.at Celalettin Ustun, MD:  custun@umn.edu Mastocytosis denotes a heterogeneous group of disorders characterized by abnormal […]

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Volunteer Job Postings

May 25, 2017

Volunteers Needed! If you would like to volunteer for TMS, please look over the many opportunities which are currently available and see if any of them match the talents you have to share. Then, please go to https://tmsforacure.org/community/volunteer/ and fill out the Volunteer application and submit it to TMS – Please SPECIFY which job(s) you […]

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