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2016 BCAN Young Investigator Awardees

The Stephen Hale Gushée Young Investigator Award will support Kent William Mouw, M.D., Ph.D. of Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, for his research “Identifying Genomic Determinants of Chemoradiotherapy Response in Muscle-Invasive Bladder Cancer.” Dr. Mouw’s study will leverage new genomic techniques to better understand how these biomarkers can benefit muscle invasive bladder cancer

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2017 BCAN Young Investigator Awardees

The Stephen Hale Gushée Young Investigator Award will support the research of Tracy Rose, MD, MPH, Assistant Professor at UNC Chapel Hill, for her research, “Defining the Immune Response to Chemotherapy and Chemo-Immunotherapy in Muscle-Invasive Bladder Cancer.” While newly approved immunotherapy treatments are showing great promise for many bladder cancer

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Helpful Links

Information about bladder cancer, its symptoms and treatment options: American Cancer Society http://www.cancer.org/docroot/CRI/CRI_2x.asp?sitearea=LRN&dt=44 American Society for Clinical Oncology http://www.cancer.net/patient/Cancer+Types/Bladder+Cancer Bladder Cancer Patient Resource Guide http://www.patientresource.com/Bladder_Cancer_Overview.aspx Urology Care Foundation (The Official Foundation of the American Urological Association) http://www.urologyhealth.org/ National Cancer Institute http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/types/bladder National Comprehensive Cancer Network http://www.nccn.com/ H.E.A.L Well Nutrition Guide

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Disclaimer

  The information contained in this website is for general information purposes only. The information is provided by Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network and while we endeavor to keep the information up to date and correct, we make no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy,

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Privacy Policiy

Your privacy is very important to us. This privacy policy sets forth the information we may collect about you and how we use this information. Your email and/or postal address will not be sold or given to any third parties, nor will BCAN use them for any reason other than

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Young Investigator Awards

BCAN 2017 Research Awards Press Release The $50,000, Young Investigator Awards will fund researchers in basic, translational, clinical, epidemiologic, bio-engineering or any other scientific or research field, who are working in a research environment capable of supporting transformational bladder cancer research. These awards are offered to inspire more early career

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Bladder Cancer Research Innovation Award

January, 2017: BCAN is pleased to announce this year’s Bladder Cancer Research Innovation Award, which will support the work of one investigator with an exceptionally novel and creative project with great potential to produce a breakthrough in the management of.  The Innovation Award will fund $300,000 over two years. The aim

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Financial & Annual Reports

The Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network (BCAN) is recognized as an authorized 501c3 non-profit organization by the Internal Revenue Service. Our taxpayer ID is 20-2897110. Donations made to our organization are tax deductible under the full extent of the law. Provided below are copies of our financial statements and 990’s. If

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