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Supporting the Women’s Venture Competition

The National Foundation for Cancer Research is honored to be an official partner for a highly unique investment event designed specifically to highlight, energize and fund promising cancer treatment technology companies led by female scientist-entrepreneurs. The AIM-HI Accelerator Fund’s Women’s Venture Competition, which will be held on May 20 at…...

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2020 Szent-Györgyi Prize Invite (POSTPONED)

2020 Szent-Györgyi Prize will be awarded to Susan Band Horwitz, Ph.D. for unlocking workings of cancer drugs of natural product origin UPDATE: Due to concerns over COVID-19 this event has been postponed. A new date is to be determined, please check back for updates. About the Prize: Every year, the Szent-Györgyi…...

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2019 Szent-Györgyi Prize Invite

2019 Szent-Györgyi Prize will be awarded to Steven A. Rosenberg, M.D., Ph.D for revolutionizing the field of cancer immunotherapy When:  Saturday, April 27th, 2019 6:00 pm Where:  The National Press Club 529 14th Street, NW Washington, DC 20045 Dress Code: Cocktail Attire For information on parking, metro routes and directions to the venue…...

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NFCR @ ASCO 2018

At least eight National Foundation for Cancer Research (NFCR) scientists will be on hand for the 54th annual meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO), most prominently, Alice Shaw, M.D., Ph.D. They will join over 30,000 physicians, researchers, administrators and other professionals for the largest yearly gathering of…...

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An Evening Honoring Tremendous Achievement in Cancer Prevention

The National Foundation for Cancer Research’s (NFCR) annual marquee event was held in Washington, DC on Saturday evening, May 5th. The 2018 Szent-Györgyi Prize for Progress in Cancer Research ceremony and dinner occasioned much, including a gathering of NFCR principals and scientists, communication of the Foundation’s mandate, messages from the…...

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2018 Szent-Györgyi Prize Invite

2018 Szent-Györgyi Prize will be awarded to Douglas R. Lowy, M.D., and John T. Schiller, Ph.D. for the development of vaccines for human papilloma virus (HPV). When:  Saturday May 5th, 2018 6:00 pm Where:  Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center 1300 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW Washington, DC  20004 Dress Code: Cocktail Attire…...

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Second Annual Meeting of Society for Neuro-Oncology of China (SNOChina 2018)

March 16-17, 2018 Changsha, Hunan, People’s Republic of China The Society for Neuro-Oncology of China has invited Dr. Sujuan Ba, the president and chief operating officer of the National Foundation for Cancer Research (NFCR), to give a lecture at its annual meeting, SNOChina 2018, to be held in Changsha, Hunan…...

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