News Releases

Good Samaritan Hospital Wins National Colorectal Cancer Screening and Awareness Challenge

The Good Samaritan Hospital of Kearney, Neb. is the 2012 winner of the Prevent Cancer Foundation’s Screening Saves Lives Challenge. The national competition is an opportunity for organizations to submit their best community-based colorectal cancer screening and awareness initiatives.

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USPSTF Prostate Cancer Screening Guidelines Statement

The latest guidelines on prostate cancer screening from the United States Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) indicate that doctors should not recommend routine Prostate Specific Antigen (PSA) tests for men of any age.

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Prevent Cancer Foundation Celebrates Leaders in the Fight Against Cancer At Annual Laurels Luncheon

The Prevent Cancer Foundation recognized four leaders in the cancer community at the 2012 Laurels Awards Luncheon during the 14th annual Dialogue for Action on Colorectal Cancer Screening conference.

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Prevent Cancer Foundation Issues National Colorectal Cancer Screening and Awareness Challenge

In recognition of National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month, the Prevent Cancer Foundation is launching the second annual Screening Saves Lives Challenge on March 1.

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Prevent Cancer Foundation Supports the Lung Cancer Mortality Reduction Act of 2011

The Prevent Cancer Foundation has endorsed the Lung Cancer Mortality Reduction Act of 2011 (S.752/H.R. 1394) which has the potential to reduce the incidence and mortality of lung cancer nationwide.

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President and Founder of Prevent Cancer Foundation Invited to Speak at Prestigious Japanese Lung Cancer Society Annual Conference

Carolyn Aldigé, President and Founder of the Prevent Cancer Foundation, has been invited by one of Japan’s most prominent cancer organizations, the Japanese Lung Cancer Society, to speak at its 52nd Annual Meeting in Osaka, Japan in early November.

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Presenting The Prevent Cancer Foundation’s Top Rated Annual Spring Gala— Modern+Majestic=Switzerland

The Prevent Cancer Foundation will hold its 18th Annual Spring Gala: Modern+Majestic=Switzerland, at the National Building Museum on March 9, 2012.

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Andrew J. Dannenberg, M.D., Honored With AACR-Prevent Cancer Foundation Award for Excellence in Cancer Prevention Research

The AACR will present the 2011 AACR-Prevent Cancer Foundation Award for Excellence in Cancer Prevention Research to Andrew J. Dannenberg, M.D., at the 10th AACR International Conference on Frontiers in Cancer Prevention Research, held Oct. 22-25, 2011.

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Prevent Cancer Foundation ranked among the top 16 national cancer organizations for high-level national impact

The Prevent Cancer Foundation has been recognized by Philanthropedia, an online resource for charitable giving affiliated with Guide Star, as one of the top 16 national non-profit cancer organizations making the most significant and positive impact on cancer.

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Congressional Families Cancer Prevention Program Showcases Outstanding Leaders in Cancer Prevention

The Congressional Families Cancer Prevention Program is honoring Rep. Lois Capps (D-CA), ESPN broadcaster Erin Andrews and her father Steve Andrews and Congressional spouse Freda Manzullo at the 19th annual Action for Cancer Awareness Awards Luncheon.

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