ALMA – Asociación Leucemia Mieloide Argentina

Member’s description

ALMA is a patient organization whose mission is to “provide emotional and practical support to leukemia patients” to fulfill our mission we develop different programs of which the main ones are: Comprehensive Patient Education (different professionals provide workshops on diagnosis, types of treatments, monitoring studies, adverse effects management looking for an expert patient); Spreading Life: (we hold patient meetings in different cities of the country, forming ALMA patient groups; Emotional containment coordinated by our psycho-oncologists we give the professional support that patients require; Advocacy defends patients’ right in relation to their treatments and studies.


Patients with the 4 main types of leukemia, relatives, and caregivers. Our reach is national.

Ways of communication with constituency

Direct telephone contact, WhatsApp, mailing, social networks, website, press releases, and face-to-face meetings.

Organizational objectives and key programs

Our organizational objectives are:

  • Give and receive emotional and practical support to patients with leukemia.
  • Provide education programs with professionals from various areas.
  • Defend the right of patients to receive the best treatments.
  • Exchange and receive information about the different treatment options.

Our key programs are:

  • With you.
  • Empowering patients.
  • Spreading Life.
  • Emotional Containment.

Contact Address

Corrientes Av 5479, 4th floor.
Ciudad Autónoma de Buenos Aires
Buenos Aires 1414

Key Contacts

Fernando Nicolás Piotrowski
Executive Director


Board of Directors


Year of establishment


CMLAN member since


No. of members