8220;We work every day to cultivate a community of hope and support for people touched by bladder cancer,” says Diane Zipursky-Quale, president and co-founder of BCAN.
Through a comprehensive program of research, education and advocacy, BCAN is the leading voice for bladder cancer.
8220;As a seasoned non-profit professional, we are delighted to have Monica on board at BCAN
,” says Diane Zipursky-Quale, president and co-founder of BCAN
In the memory of my father, I'm hopeful I can help BCAN
let people know that bladder cancer is real, and that it's time to start talking about it.
Founded in May 2005, BCAN
is a cooperative effort among bladder cancer survivors, their loved ones and the medical community.
is on the front-lines advocating for greater public awareness and funding research that will identify and deliver a cure for bladder cancer through programs like The John Quale Travel Fellowship Award.
By bringing together bladder cancer patients, caregivers, loved ones and other allies in communities across the country, BCAN
hopes to draw attention to the greater need for comprehensive and reliable information and support for those impacted by bladder cancer.
We are excited about being able to offer awards that are large enough to have a significant impact on new research being undertaken throughout the country," says BCAN
President and Co-Founder, Diane Zipursky Quale.
On behalf of bladder cancer survivors across the country, BCAN
thanks Jeff and Gene for everything they have done to increase awareness and raise money for bladder cancer research and education," said BCAN
Executive Director Lawrence Rzepka.
We are pleased to partner with BCAN
on this initiative to provide hope and encouragement for recurrent non-muscle invasive bladder cancer survivors and their families," said Brian Lortie, Senior Vice President, Branded Pharmaceuticals at Endo Pharmaceuticals.
For more information or to preregister, contact BCAN
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