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“Prevention at Every Age” at the 27th Annual Action for Cancer Awareness Awards Luncheon

L-R: Honoree Amanda Soto, U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Congressional Families Director Lisa McGovern, Patrick Dempsey, and honoree LeeAnn Johnson. As U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg entered the Members Room of the Library of Congress, a bipartisan audience, including members of Congress and congressional spouses, as well as leaders in the […]

Dr. Andrew C. von Eschenbach honored for leadership in National Lung Screening Trial

MEDIA CONTACT: Lisa Berry Edwards 703-519-2107 Lisa.Edwards@preventcancer.org Alexandria, Va. – The Prevent Cancer Foundation® honored Andrew C. von Eschenbach, M.D. with the James L. Mulshine, M.D. Leadership Award for his work leading the National Lung Screening Trial (NLST), the first large-scale clinical trial for low-dose CT lung cancer screening. The award was presented on October […]

Nominations now open: 2019 Cancer Prevention Laurels Awards

Nominations are open for the Prevent Cancer Foundation’s 2019 Cancer Prevention Laurels Awards! Since 2003, the Laurels Awards have recognized and celebrated innovators and leaders in the fight against cancer. We’re proud to have the National Colorectal Cancer Roundtable (NCCRT) and the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) as co-sponsors of these prestigious awards. […]

Proud to be a WEGO Health Award nominee – now we need your help to win!

The Prevent Cancer Foundation® was recently nominated to win an award for “Best in Show: Community” from WEGO Health! Each year, WEGO Health recognizes exceptional advocates, influencers and organizations who make a difference in the lives of patients. We are honored to be nominated, and we need your help to reach the final round. From […]

Bipartisan event celebrates 25 years honoring cancer leaders

Congressional spouses Sarah Hospodor-Pallone and Marie Royce, journalist Laurie McGinley and sunscreen company Sun Bum® honored at 25th annual bipartisan, bicameral luncheon FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 28, 2017 MEDIA CONTACT: Lisa Berry 703-519-2107 Lisa.Berry@preventcancer.org WASHINGTON– The Prevent Cancer Foundation’s Congressional Families Cancer Prevention Program honored The Washington Post’s Laurie McGinley, sunscreen company Sun Bum®, and […]

Prevent Cancer Foundation earns coveted 4-star rating from Charity Navigator

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Contact: Lisa Berry  Lisa.Berry@preventcancer.org 703-519-2107 Prevent Cancer Foundation® earns coveted 4-star rating from Charity Navigator  Alexandria, VA (June 5, 2017) — The Prevent Cancer Foundation’s strong financial health and commitment to accountability and transparency have earned it a 4-star rating from Charity Navigator, America’s largest independent charity evaluator. It is the second […]

Cancer Prevention Leaders Honored at the 24th Annual Congressional Families Awards Luncheon

The Congressional Families Cancer Prevention Program held its 24th Annual Action for Cancer Awareness Awards Luncheon on September 22 on Capitol Hill. The Program’s signature event recognizes leaders in cancer prevention, bringing together a bipartisan group of supporters. This year’s theme, Screening Matters, emphasized the importance of getting recommended cancer screenings to increase your chances […]

Platinum Award- Outstanding Contribution to Healthcare: 2015

This release was originally posted here by Medical Marketing & Media.   Tanya Lewis October 01, 2015 The Medical Marketing & Media Awards recognize exceptional contribution to healthcare by an individual, a team, an organization, association or other relevant group Platinum Award Carolyn “Bo” Aldigé, founder, president and CEO of the Prevent Cancer Foundation For 30 years […]

2013 Annual Action for Cancer Awareness Awards Luncheon

On November 19, the Congressional Families Cancer Prevention Program hosted its 21st Annual Action for Cancer Awareness Awards Luncheon. House and Senate Members, spouses, diplomats and cancer advocates were greeted by silken charcoal gray table cloths, gray pashmina covered chairs and green berried floral arrangements – a nod to the Prevent Cancer Foundation’s green and […]

Don’t Miss Pat Keran and Dan Shapiro at DFA 2015

The Prevent Cancer Foundation is excited to announce Pat Keran and Dan Shapiro as the keynote speakers for the 2015 Dialogue for Action conference. Are you interested in how big data is transforming the traditional health care system? If so, join Pat Keran, the Senior Director of Innovation, Research and Development at UnitedHealth Group, as […]