Outstanding Breast Cancer Researchers
Awarded $50,000 PBCC Grants in 2017
The PA Breast Cancer Coalition has the honor of awarding three outstanding breast cancer researchers with grants in 2017:
Will you be there to celebrate the work of Dr. Lill and to learn more about triple-negative breast cancer? RSVP to Jennifer Pensinger at Jennifer@PABreastCancer.org or (717) 769-2303
Nancy Lill, Ph.D. of Penn State Cancer Institute
Qihong Huang, M.D., Ph.D. of The Wistar Institute
Paul Cairns, Ph.D. of Fox Chase Cancer Center
Each of the researchers will receive $50,000 to advance their innovative ideas in the quest to find a cure for breast cancer. If you're in Central PA, please join us as we present a grant to Dr. Lill of Penn State Cancer Institute on Wednesday, February 14 at 10:30a.m. in the 4th floor Common Area of Penn State Cancer Institute in Hershey. Dr. Lill plans to use the grant on a specialized project targeting the treatment of aggressive triple-negative breast cancer. Look for additional grant presentation dates in upcoming PinkLink editions.
Martin's Chips in for a Cure!
The PA Breast Cancer Coalition is honored to accept another incredible donation from the Martin’s Potato Chips “Martin’s Chips in for a Cure” campaign! Since 2009, Martin's has been supporting the PBCC and families facing breast cancer.
Since it began, the pink chip campaign has raised $203,370!!! Thank you to everyone who purchased these delicious potato chips in a custom pink ribbon bag! Special thanks to everyone at Martin’s for making so much possible for women battling breast cancer in Pennsylvania!