It’s Tax Day! PBCC Awards Third $50,000 Grant to Penn Medicine Breast Cancer Researcher

Posted By on April 15th, 2014 at 8:33 am | 0 comments.

Pat Halpin-Murphy, President & FounderBy Pat Halpin-Murphy, President & Founder

Every time I walk into the laboratory of a breast cancer researcher, I am inspired. Their passion to find a cure for this disease is what drives them every day. On this Tax Day, we hope that you will join us in taking action on their behalf through the PA Breast Cancer Coalition’s Refunds for Breast Cancer Research program.

We hope you will join us and make the commitment to take action. Donate your state income tax refund on Line 32 to Refunds for Research and help us find a cure for breast cancer now… so our daughters won’t have to.

This past week, the PBCC visited the Abramson Cancer Family Research Institute at the University of Pennsylvania to award Dr. Lewis Chodosh with a $50,000 grant for his excellent work studying breast cancer recurrence. With continued support, his discoveries may someday be able to prevent breast cancer from coming back years later.

Learn more about Dr. Chodosh’s research on breast cancer recurrence in the video below.

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