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CAMR Announces New Leadership Team

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: December 22, 2009 MEDIA CONTACT: Apoorva Sabnis-Stull 703-837-3687 apoorva.sabnis-stull@preventcancer.org ALEXANDRIA, VA — The Coalition for the Advancement of Medical Research (CAMR) announces its newly elected leadership team: Lisa Hughes, former CAMR vice president for membership, is the new CAMR president. Hughes is the senior director for policy and advocacy for the Prevent Cancer […]

Noche Peruana Benefits Prevent Cancer Foundation With Celebrity Chef Cooking

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: December 10, 2009 MEDIA CONTACT: Apoorva Sabnis-Stull 703-837-3687 apoorva.sabnis-stull@preventcancer.org ALEXANDRIA, VA — This Saturday, Macchu Pisco teams up with DC Peruvian restaurant Noche Peruana to host celebrity chef Guillermo Gonzales-Arica to benefit the Prevent Cancer Foundation. Chef Gonzales-Arica will be assisted by local celebrity and Foundation board member Dr. Elmer Huerta and […]

Alex Baker Is The Screen Your Boobs Sweepstake Winner

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: December 5, 2009 MEDIA CONTACT: Apoorva Sabnis-Stull 703-837-3687 apoorva.sabnis-stull@preventcancer.org ALEXANDRIA, VA — Prevent Cancer Alex Baker of Keedysville, MD is the winner of the Pink Vespa LX 50 in the Prevent Cancer Foundation’s Screen Your Boobs Sweepstakes. The Prevent Cancer Foundation partnered with Lifetime TV and Vespa USA to help promote screening guidelines […]

The Prevent Cancer Foundation Celebrates 25 Years of Progress Through Prevention

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: December 4, 2009 MEDIA CONTACT: Apoorva Sabnis-Stull 703-837-3687 apoorva.sabnis-stull@preventcancer.org ALEXANDRIA, VA — The Prevent Cancer Foundation is proud to celebrate its silver jubilee as it commemorates 25 years of progress through prevention. The Foundation continues the fight for cancer prevention and early detection through research, education and community outreach to all populations, […]

Kaleidoscope Holiday Entertainment Show Honors Women Cancer Survivors and Promotes Cancer Prevention

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: November 23, 2009 MEDIA CONTACT: Apoorva Sabnis-Stull 703-837-3687 apoorva.sabnis-stull@preventcancer.org ALEXANDRIA, VA — The Prevent Cancer Foundation partnered with Kaleidoscope in a holiday entertainment variety show that will air on FOX on Thanksgiving Day. Kaleidoscope features Olympic skating champions (and cancer survivors) Scott Hamilton and Dorothy Hamill, along with Grammy award-winning, and cancer […]

Inaugural Step Away from Cancer 5K Walk/Run is Huge Success

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 1, 2009 MEDIA CONTACT Apoorva Sabnis-Stull (703)837-3687 apoorva.sabnis-stull@preventcancer.org Celebrity Fitness Trainer Denise Austin, Top Chef Spike Mendelsohn and DC United’s Talon Lead over 400 Runners and Walkers ALEXANDRIA, VA — On September 26, the Prevent Cancer Foundation hosted its first annual Step Away From Cancer 5K run/walk in West Potomac Park […]

Women Do Some Crazy Things, But Do They Get Screened For Cervical Cancer?

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 2, 2009 MEDIA CONTACTS: Apoorva Sabnis-Stull (703) 837-3687 apoorva.sabnis-stull@preventcancer.org Kristina Hunken (703) 837-3694 kristina.hunken@preventcancer.org Prevent Cancer Foundation and Fund to Prevent Cervical Cancer team up and Confess! during National Gynecologic Cancer Awareness Month ALEXANDRIA, VA — Women do some crazy things, but one of them should not be forgetting to get […]

Good Stuff for a Good Cause: Top Chef Spike Mendelsohn Helps Benefit 5K Run/Walk Through Turkey Burger Sales

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 11, 2009 MEDIA CONTACT: Apoorva Sabnis-Stull 703-837-3687 apoorva.sabnis-stull@preventcancer.org ALEXANDRIA, VA — In honor of the inaugural Step Away from Cancer 5K Run/Walk,Good Stuff Eatery owner and Top Chef Spike Mendelsohn will donate a dollar from every turkey burger at Good Stuff Eatery between Saturday, September 5 through Friday, September 11 to the Prevent Cancer […]

Celebrity Fitness Trainer Denise Austin and Top Chef Spike Mendelsohn Join Inaugural Step Away From Cancer 5K® Run/Walk

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 5, 2009 MEDIA CONTACT Apoorva Sabnis-Stull 703-837-3687 apoorva.sabnis-stull@preventcancer.org ALEXANDRIA, VA — This September 26, the Prevent Cancer Foundation will host its first annual Step Away From Cancer 5K® run/walk in West Potomac Park in Washington, D.C. Joining in the day’s festivities will be Top Chef Spike Mendelsohn and honorary chair and celebrity fitness […]

The Foundation Applauds Kansas Governor for Promoting Skin Cancer Awareness Month in Kansas

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 22, 2009 MEDIA CONTACT: Katie Lapides 703-837-3697 katie.lapides@preventcancer.org ALEXANDRIA, VA —The Prevent Cancer Foundation — the only organization in the United States solely dedicated to the prevention of cancer since 1985 — thanks Governor Mark Parkinson for proclaiming Skin Cancer Awareness Month in Kansas. “The Foundation applauds Governor Parkinson for recognizing […]