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Cancer and Careers Company Profile

05:30 EDT 23rd September 2017 | BioPortfolio

Cancer and Careers is a program committed to changing the face of cancer in the workplace by providing a comprehensive website, free publications, and a series of support groups and educational seminars for employees with cancer. Cancer and Careers' Living and Working with Cancer workbook, available free of charge in English and Spanish, has been distributed to more than 70,000 cancer survivors in all 50 states, Canada, England, India, South Africa and Spain. CancerandCareers.org informs more than 132,000 visitors per year, providing essential tools and information for employees with cancer.


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Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation grants fellowship awards to 18 top scientists

(Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation) The Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation named 18 new Damon Runyon Fellows at its spring Fellowship Award Committee review. The recipients of this prestigi...

PBS LearningMedia and Stand Up To Cancer announce 2017 Class of Emperor Science Awards

(Entertainment Industry Foundation) One hundred high school students from 29 states are winners in the second year of PBS LearningMedia's and Stand Up To Cancer's Emperor Science Award program, an ini...

To attract more students to STEM, highlight communal aspects of STEM careers

(Society for Personality and Social Psychology) New research highlights the importance of showing students the communal aspects of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) careers in order to...

The new lost tribe

Last week BMJ Careers published “The new lost tribe,” describing the cohort of surgical trainees moving from ST2 to ST3. In this podcast Edward Davies, BMJ Careers editor, and Tom Dolphin, a membe...

BAM, UBA and BfR in US to promote careers in German departmental research

(BfR Federal Institute for Risk Assessment) Together with the Bundesanstalt für Materialforschung und -prüfung and the German Environment Agency, the German Federal Institute for Risk Assessment wil...

Potential origin of cancer-associated cells revealed

Researchers at Okayama University describe that cancer-associated fibroblasts — cells that play a key role in cancer progression — originate from cancer stem cells.  Preventing cancer stem cells ...

Stand Up To Cancer and PBS LearningMedia program student searched for answers at TGen

(The Translational Genomics Research Institute) Teleia Taumanu, a senior at Mesa's Red Mountain High School, is doing something fishy this summer at the Translational Genomics Research Institute (TGen...

It's Men's Health Month – Is Prostate Cancer Prevention Possible?

(PRWEB) June 25, 2017 June is Men’s Health Month and the focus is on prostate cancer. Second only to skin cancer, prostate ca...

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Encouraging entrepreneurship in university labs: Research activities, research outputs, and early doctorate careers.

This paper investigates how the encouragement of entrepreneurship within university research labs relates with research activities, research outputs, and early doctorate careers. Utilizing a panel sur...

Scientific career paths - part II.

In the second part of our Words of Advice on science careers, we bring you the perspectives of established scientists who enjoy successful, fulfilling careers in academia, the patent office and a publ...

An evidence-based evaluation of transferrable skills and job satisfaction for science PhDs.

PhD recipients acquire discipline-specific knowledge and a range of relevant skills during their training in the life sciences, physical sciences, computational sciences, social sciences, and engineer...

Abstracts from the NIH Office of Research on Women's Health 2017 Annual BIRCWH Meeting - Building Interdisciplinary Research Careers in Women's Health October 25, 20172017 Annual Meeting of the Building Interdisciplinary Research Careers in Women's Health Program Lisa Begg, Dr.P.H, R.N.

Relationship Between the Relative Age Effect and Lengths of Professional Careers in Male Japanese Baseball Players: a Retrospective Analysis.

The mechanisms underlying the relative age effect in sport events have been investigated for more than two decades. The present study focused on the relationship between the relative age effect and le...

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Evaluation of TEACH (Training Early Achievers for Careers in Health) Research

The conceptual framework underlying the TEACH Research Program is based on a specific theoretical approach designed to influence adolescent career choice, in this case towards a career in ...

[ACL Load in Female Athletes IRB 17-001833]

The overall goal of this project is to reduce risk of second anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injury in vulnerable populations (active athletes between 14 = 24 years old) through the ident...

Educational Impact of the NLM/National Area Health Education Center Organization (NAO) Project-SHARE Based Teen Health Information Literacy Curriculum

Background: The Teen Health Information Literacy Project is an after-school program for high school students. It gives them skills to access valid and reliable health data. It also aims t...

Safety Voice for Ergonomics as a Preventive Approach for Work-related Musculoskeletal Disorders in Masonry Apprentices

Masons have the highest rate of overexertion injuries among all construction trades and rank second as an occupation for back injuries in the United States. Identified ergonomic solutions ...

Female Sexual Dysfunction in Breast Cancer Patients

Breast cancer is the most frequently diagnosed cancer and the leading cause of cancer death among females world wide. breast cancer alone accounts for 25% of all cancer cases and 15% of al...

Companies [1446 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

Cancer and Careers

Cancer and Careers is a program committed to changing the face of cancer in the workplace by providing a comprehensive website, free publications, and a series of support groups and educational semina...

Bio Careers

Bio Careers features a jobs board that gathers the life sciences post-graduate and clinical communities of all member schools (including the alumni of the members, which account for more than 50 perce...

Virginia Bio Foundation

The Virginia Bio Foundation, a not for profit subsidiary of Virginia Bio, develops and promotes programs designed to expose students to careers in the biosciences and parti...

Rocket Careers, Inc

Rocket Careers, Inc. is a direct hire service to San Francisco Bay Area biotech, pharmaceutical and medical device companies. We specialize in recruiting and placing experienced candidates in clinical...

Cancer for College

Cancer for College was formed in 1993 by two-time cancer survivor and double-amputee Craig Pollard. Cancer for College was created to provide hope and inspiration by providing college scholarships to ...

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