Leadership Summit soon! Register now!

September 2, 2016
by Stephanie Chisolm

This October 14-15, BCAN is hosting our first Leadership Summit in Rockville, Maryland…a special two day conference to educate, engage, and energize our BCAN volunteer community!

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One woman, two stories…

July 5, 2016
by Stephanie Chisolm

Writer and BCAN volunteer patient advocate Renata Khoshroo Louwers shares her personal perspective after her first husband Ahmad was diagnosed with Stage IV bladder cancer.

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BCAN Announces 2016 Young Investigator Awardees

June 22, 2016
by Stephanie Chisolm

The Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network (BCAN) has announced the recipients of the 2016 Young Investigator Awards. The Young Investigator Awards fund researchers in basic, translational, clinical, epidemiologic, bio-engineering or any other scientific or research field. Recipients must be working in a research environment capable of supporting transformational bladder cancer research. 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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