Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network Awards $6,000 in Fellowships to Young Scientists Committed to Improving Bladder Cancer Research!

We are pleased to announce the John Quale Travel Fellowship Award recipients! These $1,500 travel fellowships provide a grant to defray the costs of travel for exceptional researchers to attend BCAN’s 8th Annual Bladder Cancer Think Tank! The recipients include: Richard Bambury, MB, BCh, BAO, an advanced oncology fellow at the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center; Sima Porten, MD, MPH a urologic oncology fellow at the MD Anderson Cancer Center; Srinivas Vourganti, MD a clinical fellow in the Urologic Oncology Branch of the National Cancer Institute; and Daniel Willis, MD a urologic oncology fellow at the MD Anderson Cancer Center Share…

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The Results Are In!!!!

Thank you to everyone who participated in the 2013 Walk for Bladder Cancer Photo Contest!! 1st place goes to Ella Kot who participated in the Minneapolis, MN walk! 2nd place goes toKaren Clifford who shot a photo at the Ft. Walton, FL walk! 3rd place goes to Karen Gross with a shot taken during the San Diego, CA walk! Congratulations to All of you!!!! Share this page:

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BCAN Participates in the AACR Annual Meeting Scientist↔Survivor Program

This past April, I was fortunate to be selected to participate in the Scientist↔Survivor Program at the Annual Meeting for the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) in Washington, DC, representing BCAN. The AACR was founded in 1907 and has over 34,000 members. The organization is focused promoting high quality, innovative cancer research to accelerate progress toward prevention and cure of cancer. The 2013 Annual Meeting, “Personalizing Cancer Care Through Discovery Science” was the organization’s 104th annual meeting. The Scientist↔Survivor Program brings together patient advocates, cancer survivors, and scientists to meet and interact over several days in the context of…

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