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September 16, 2021

Mammogram Outreach Digital Toolkit

Thousands of women missed their mammograms during the COVID-19 pandemic. The PA Breast Cancer Coalition has launched a statewide initiative to…

June 23, 2021

PBCC’s Breast Cancer Research Legislation Passes Unanimously!

Your voices were heard! The PA House passed our breast cancer research legislation, Senate Bill 445, in a unanimous vote! The bill, introduced…

June 21, 2021

Philadelphia Inquirer Article Features PBCC Patient Advocacy

Extra, Extra! The PA Breast Cancer Coalition’s patient advocacy is featured in a Philadelphia Inquirer article, which tells the story of…

April 1, 2021

Breast Cancer Research Legislation Introduced

SENATE BILL 445 TO SUPPORT PA BREAST CANCER COALITION’S RESEARCH GRANTS INITIATIVE Senator Bob Mensch’s legislation to increase funding for breast…

March 23, 2021

COVID-19 Health Insurance Relief

The American Rescue Plan, which was signed into law by President Biden, includes provisions which will make health insurance more affordable for…

February 15, 2021

New Recommendations: COVID-19 Vaccines and Mammograms

The Society of Breast Imaging (SBI) has new recommendations for women getting the COVID-19 vaccine. The SBI says the vaccine may…

January 19, 2021

NEWS RELEASE

PA BREAST CANCER COALITION CONGRATULATES DR. RACHEL LEVINE ON HISTORIC BIDEN ADMINISTRATION NOMINATION FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE JANUARY 19, 2021 PENNSYLVANIA –…

October 27, 2020

Sen. Casey, PBCC Fight for Pre-existing Conditions Protections

There is a critical issue on the line in our country… again. If the U.S. Supreme Court votes to repeal the…

October 10, 2020

Breast Cancer Awareness Month: Why It Matters

By Pat Halpin-Murphy President and Founder of the PA Breast Cancer Coalition More than two decades ago, many states including Pennsylvania…

July 27, 2020

Pink Ribbon Awardee: Andrea Mitchell

The PA Breast Cancer Coalition is thrilled to announce a Pink Ribbon Awardee for the 2020 Virtual Conference: Andrea Mitchell. Mitchell…