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$30 million for AYA

  Editor’s Note:   Update September 28, 2018: Congress Heard You Again!  New research funding opportunities for childhood and AYA cancer are now available AND the FY19 Defense Appropriations Act provides $90 million (M) to the Department of Defense Peer Reviewed Cancer … Continue reading

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Fly Me to the Moon

President Obama called for an end to cancer in his State of the Union Address to the nation this year. He tasked his own Vice President with the job and since then the buzz word “Moonshot” has offered renewed hope … Continue reading

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We Must Stop Turning Our Backs on Children’s Cancer

When doctors told my wife and I that our soccer-playing, Harry Potter-reading 7-year-old daughter Olivia had cancer, we were struck with panic, dread and challenges we never could have imagined. And once we overcame the shock, we were stunned to … Continue reading

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