News Releases

Prevent Cancer Foundation Convenes National Dialogue to Combat Colorectal Cancer

On the heels of National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month and the updated Colorectal Cancer Screening Guidelines issued in March by an alliance of cancer organizations, the Prevent Cancer Foundation’s Dialogue for Action™ Conference is set for April 8-10, 2008 at the Renaissance Baltimore Harborplace Hotel in Baltimore, Maryland.

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Prevent Cancer Foundation Raises 1.4 Million Dollars From Annual Spring Gala

The Prevent Cancer Foundation (formerly the Cancer Research and Prevention Foundation) — the only organization in the United States solely dedicated to the prevention of cancer since 1985 — held its 14th Annual Spring Gala at the National Building Museum on March 14, 2008.

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Prevent Cancer Foundation Supports New Colorectal Cancer Screening Guidelines

The Prevent Cancer Foundation welcomes the newly released colorectal cancer screening guidelines by the American Cancer Society, the U.S. Multi-Society Task Force on Colorectal Cancer, and the American College of Radiology.

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Super Colon Zigzags Across the U.S. Visiting Communities Hardest Hit by Colon Cancer

n keeping with its theme for 2008’s National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month in March — Let’s Make Colon Cancer Preventable! Beatable! Treatable!

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Prevent Cancer Foundation Awards $720,000 in Research Grants

The Prevent Cancer Foundation awarded its latest round of research grants and fellowships. The nine successful projects were selected from a pool of 77 applications nationwide.

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Video and Guide Promote Teen Breast Health Breast Cancer Strikes African American Community

Advocating for one’s health is something that the Prevent Cancer Foundation (formerly the Cancer Research and Prevention Foundation) and Howard University Cancer Center have encouraged for seven years through a collaborative effort in Washington, D.C., known as Project Early Awareness.

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Prevent Cancer Foundation Teams Up With Revolution Health to Deliver Cancer Prevention Message to Larger Online Audience Prevent Cancer: Start YOUR Revolution!

The Prevent Cancer Foundation has become a nonprofit partner with RevolutionHealth.com to create a larger avenue for the delivery of vital cancer prevention information.

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Prevent Cancer Foundation Honors the Country of Turkey in its Annual Spring Gala Set for March 14, 2008 at the National Building Museu

The Prevent Cancer Foundation (formerly the Cancer Research and Prevention Foundation) — the only organization in the United States solely dedicated to the prevention of cancer since 1985 – is holding its Annual Spring Gala at the National Building Museum on March 14, 2008.

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Washington Health and Fitness Expo Welcomes the Super Colon

he Super Colon, an 8-foot tall, 20-foot long replica of a human colon, is headed to the Washington Convention Center, January 12-13, 2008 in Washington, D.C. as part of the NBC4 Health and Fitness Expo.

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Matt Gerson, Prevent Cancer Foundation Vice Chairman, Named Washingtonian of the Year for 2007

Matt Gerson, Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors for the Prevent Cancer Foundation, has been named a Washingtonian of the Year (in the January 2008 issue now on newsstands)

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