The Endowed Professorships at Stanford School of Medicine

Albert Koong, M.D., Ph.D., Vice Chair for Clinical Operations at the Department of Radiation Oncology is the inaugural holder of a Professorship in the department. This Chair was presented by Dean Lloyd Minor of the Stanford University School of Medicine on March 9, 2015. It was a wonderful celebration and acknowledgement of his work […]

Holiday Trees – Stanford University School of Medicine

For several years we have placed trees at Stanford during the holiday season. This Blue Dots Christmas Tree was placed in the Radiation Oncology Department on December 5th, 2014 to say to the patients that they are not alone in their cancer challenge. We continue to stand with them bringing hope, healing, and health […]

A Celebration – Dr. Irving Weissman’s 75th Birthday

Sue McCollum with Dr. Irving Weissman

On October 17, the Stanford Institute for Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine had two special events to honor the Institute’s Director, Dr. Irving Weissman. A Symposium on Scientific Translations: Celebrating the Past and Generating the Future was held discussing the many projects Dr. Weissman has been involved […]

Camp Kesem at Stanford University

Sue McCollum is with Trevor Kalkus and Skye Moody (two counselors) at the Camp Kesem Fundraiser. The camp is run by Stanford Students. The campers are children who are dealing with a parent who is going through a cancer challenge. The Stanford Students each have a young person that they care for and support […]

Dale Chihuly and Sue McCollum

Glass artist Dale Chihuly, who designed the beautiful Te Stelle Di Lapislazzuli Chandelier for My Blue Dots and Sue McCollum meet each year for lunch in beautiful Sun Valley, Idaho. It is always a delightful time for these two to meet and share their lives with each other.

Dale continues to create magnificent pieces […]

Blue Dots Ornaments

Our Blue Dots ornaments are all packaged ready to go. They are offered to those who would like to give a friend or loved one something meaningful and unique for Christmas. Each ornament is hand blown and one of a kind representing how each person is also unique and one of a kind. They […]

Sue McCollum Guest Speaker in Dr. Albert Koong’s Class

Sue McCollum was a guest speaker in Dr. Albert Koong’s class, Clinical Cancer Therapy on May 19, 2015. She shared her view of what the patients journey was like when they are going through a cancer treatment. Sue is continues to be amazed at the focus, passion, and vision these young medical student have […]

Castilleja Girls School Cancer Club supports My Blue Dots

It has been a joy working with the girls at Castilleja to encourage them to look at science as a career. As a give back to their community and their interest in helping to find a cure for cancer My Blue Dots has partnered with them for several years. On May 13, 2015 Sue […]

Sue visits the Stanford Radiation and Oncology Department

In the Radiation/Oncology Department at the Stanford University School of Medicine the therapists and staff wear the My Blue Dots pin to say they are Standing with You as their patients go through their cancer experience. A Blue Dot pin is also given to each patient when they complete their treatments along with the poem […]

A Celebration of Champions

This performance featured 8 extremely dedicated figure skaters whose elegance and artistry inspire hope, healing and health. We hope you enjoyed watching future champions while helping to raise cancer awareness and money for cancer research. The genesis of this show came about because Amanda Koong wanted to honor her grandmother, Jean Koong, a cancer […]