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  • Tue
    26
    May
    2015
    7:00 PM ETOnline - please register!

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    A common site for advanced colorectal cancer to spread is the liver. In this webinar we will discuss why that happens and some treatment options available for patients facing liver metastases.

    Register here!

    NOTE: Please be sure to register - even if you CAN'T attend live. We'll provide the video archive, slides and important questions to take to your doctor as a follow-up. Sign up to receive this important information.

  • Fri
    29
    May
    2015
    Tue
    02
    Jun
    2015
    all dayMcCormick Place, Chicago, IL

    Fight CRC staff members will be attending this meeting as well as distributing  resources at our information booth!

    This Annual Meeting brings together 30,000 oncology professionals from around the world. This meeting will have educational sessions that feature world-renowned faculty who will discuss state-of-the-art treatments, new therapies, and ongoing controversies in the field. Additionally, science sessions will present the latest ground-breaking research in oral and poster format.

    For more information about this meeting, click here.

  • Wed
    03
    Jun
    2015
    all dayNashville, TN

    Our director of communications and former Colondar model, Danielle Burgess, will be speaking to the 2016 Colondar models and introducing them to advocacy!

  • Sat
    06
    Jun
    2015
    Sayreville Knights of Columbus

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    Join Eric and Rose Hausmann for the 4th Annual Friends of Rose Horseshoe Tournament! If you're interested in playing, contact Eric Hausmann - this is a first come, first serve basis.

    Cost: $100 per team of 2
    Prize: $500 to winners

    100% of proceeds will go to Fight Colorectal Cancer to use for colorectal cancer awarenessadvocacy, patient education and research programs.

    If you live in the NJ area, join a team! If not, show your support and donate to their fundraising page.

  • Mon
    08
    Jun
    2015
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    Founder and Chair of the Board Nancy Roach will sit on a panel with others to speak about precision medicine during a Hill briefing co-hosted by AdvaMedDx and the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR).

    She will join other speakers:

    • Kathy Hudson, PhD, Deputy Director for Science, Outreach, and Policy, National Institutes of Health
    • Tadd S. Lazarus, MD, Chief Medical Officer, QIAGEN
    • Nancy Roach, Founder & Chair of the Board, Fight Colorectal Cancer
    • David Solit, MD, Geoffrey Beene Chair; Director, Marie-Josée and Henry R. Kravis Center for Molecular Oncology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, and Co-chair Annual Meeting Program Committee 2014-15, American Association for Cancer Research

    Follow us on Facebook or Twitter to see pics!

  • Mon
    08
    Jun
    2015
    Tue
    09
    Jun
    2015
    Washington, D.C.

    Advocates Pam Seijo, Maria Williams and Emily Piekut will be attending OVAC Lobby Day.

    One Voice Against Cancer (OVAC) is a collaboration of national non-profit organizations representing millions of Americans, delivering a unified message to Congress and the White House on the need for increased cancer-related appropriations.

    Fight CRC advocates will join over 130 people from over 17 organizations to lobby Congress for funds.

    Follow along on Twitter:

    Fight CRC on Twitter

    OVAC on Twitter

     

     

  • Wed
    24
    Jun
    2015
    Thu
    25
    Jun
    2015
    all dayChicago, IL

    Danielle & Anjee will be attending this conference which will expose them to new ideas of how to create awareness campaigns that gain attention and reach many generations.

    For more information about this conference, click here.

  • Fri
    03
    Jul
    2015
    Sun
    05
    Jul
    2015
    9:30 a.m. -6 p.mErnest M. Morial Convention Center, New Orleans, LA
    We will be exhibiting at the Essence Festival July 3-5 to raise awareness of colorectal cancer. We will have staff as well as Fight CRC advocates at this event spreading awareness.
    If you're near the New Orleans area and interested in volunteering, please let us know! 
    For more information about this event, please click here.
  • Tue
    14
    Jul
    2015
    6 - 8 PM ETThe Michael Rosenfeld Gallery 100 Eleventh Avenue New York, NY 10011

    Enjoy a fun-filled evening while supporting the fight against colorectal cancer.  This decorative fundraiser will be host to a viewing of “It's Never Just Black And White” – works by great twentieth century American modernists.

    In addition to viewing these spectacular pieces you can enjoy hors d'oeuvres, wine, and bid on auction items. Proceeds benefit Fight Colorectal Cancer's awareness, advocacy and research efforts.

    REGISTER HERE

    Hosted by Constantine Contopoulos & Dana Rye.