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As the premiere national patient advocacy organization for the bladder community, the Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network’s mission is to:

  • Increase public awareness about bladder cancer,
  • Advance bladder cancer research, and
  • Provide educational and support services for the bladder cancer community.

BCAN serves as the leading voice for bladder cancer in the U.S., providing resources to not only those diagnosed with the disease but their families, caregivers and the medical community.

Media Contact

For additional information and inquiries, please contact:

Stephanie Chisolm, PhD | Director of Education and Research

301-215-9099 x 203 | schisolm@bcan.org

Documents for Press Kit:

Bladder Cancer Awareness Month Communications Toolkit | 2017

Facts about Bladder Cancer

Veterans and Bladder Cancer Resources

Bladder Cancer Statistics

BCAN Patient Services, Resources and Programming


Public Service Announcements

One minute broadcast quality awareness video and audio that can also be used as PSA. View the video or download the audio version.

Press Release Library:

03-30-2017 Bladder Cancer Awareness Month | Own Your Health & Have an Impact

02-21-2017 BCAN Launches My Bladder Cancer Story Campaign

01-11-2017  2017 Young Investigator Award Announcement

01-05-2017  2017 Bladder Cancer Research Innovations Award Announcement

11-28-2016  BCAN  Appoints Dr. Neal D. Shore to Board of Directors

05-21-2015 Senate Bladder Cancer Awareness Month Resolution Read copy of 114th Congress S. RES.187 designating May as “National Bladder Cancer Awareness Month


About BCAN:

What We Do

BCAN Board of Directors

BCAN Scientific Advisory Board

BCAN Handbook

BCAN Financial Information

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