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Farewell from Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer Jan Bresch

One of my favorite quotes is from Mahatma Gandhi; “The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others.”  I am sure that anyone who works, or has worked, in the non-profit field also believes these words to be true. I’ve spent the majority of my career in the nonprofit […]

Gary R. Lytle elected chairman of the Prevent Cancer Foundation® board of directors

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Lisa Berry Edwards 703-519-2107 ALEXANDRIA, Va. –Gary R. Lytle was recently elected chairman of the board of directors for the Prevent Cancer Foundation®. Lytle has been serving on the Foundation’s board since 2004, and previously served as board vice chairman and co-chair of the development committee. Lytle, who is now […]

NCI-Designated Cancer Centers Endorse Goal of Eliminating HPV-Related Cancers

Cancers caused by the human papillomavirus (HPV) are a significant public health problem. The National Cancer Institute (NCI)-designated cancer centers fully endorse the goal of eliminating cancers caused by HPV through gender-neutral HPV vaccination and evidence-based cancer screening. These practices offer a rare opportunity to prevent 12,000 cervical cancers and nearly 40,000 other HPV-related cancers […]

Meet a New Member of Washington's 'Smart Girls Club'

Last Thursday evening, at a sparkling affair in the Four Seasons hotel, Kimberley Fritts, CEO of the Podesta Group and a board member of Prevent Cancer Foundation, was one of the recipients of the 2012 “Women Who Mean Business” award. Ms. Fritts was joined by her husband, daughter and numerous colleagues at the awards ceremony. […]

Shure Family Establishes Memorial Fund Honoring Michael Shure

The Shure Family of Baltimore, MD has established a memorial fund to celebrate the life of Michael A. Shure. The family has requested that contributions in Mr. Shure’s memory be sent to the Prevent Cancer Foundation. “The Shure family has been long time supporters of the Foundation, both personally and through Cardon Healthcare Network, of […]