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Susan G. Komen for the Cure, San Francisco Affiliate Company Profile

16:18 EST 14th December 2018 | BioPortfolio

Susan G. Komen for the Cure was established in 1982 by Nancy Brinker to honor the memory of her sister, Susan G. Komen, who died from breast cancer at the age of 36. Today, the Organization is an international organization with a network of more than 75,000 volunteers working through local Affiliates and events like the Komen Race for the Cure(R) to eradicate breast cancer as a life-threatening disease. A global leader in the fight against breast cancer, the Organization fulfills its mission through support of innovative breast cancer research grants, meritorious awards and educational, scientific and community outreach programs around the world. Through fiscal year 2005, the Komen Organization, together with its Affiliate Network, corporate partners and generous donors, has invested $630 million in breast cancer research, education, screening and treatment programs.


News Articles [873 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

VIDEO | Mohawk Cushions the Fight at 2018 Susan G. Komen 3-Day Series

Get to Know Some of This Year's Walkers and Hear Their Stories SOURCE: Mohawk Industries DESCRIPTION:Each year, Mohawk meets inspiring participants at Susan G. Komen 3-Day events across the Unit...

VIDEO | Believe in a Cure with Mohawk Group's Specify for a Cure Program

SOURCE: Mohawk Industries DESCRIPTION:Mohawk Group and Durkan are committed to the fight against breast cancer and as a long-term partner of Susan G. Komen®, we are helping to make a difference thro...

Mohawk Industries Goes Pink for Breast Cancer at Corporate HQ in Georgia

SOURCE: Mohawk Industries DESCRIPTION:Employees at Mohawk Industries recently took part in their company-wide Pink Out to rally in support of Susan G. Komen. The annual event is part of the flooring ...

Mohawk Supports Susan G. Komen 3-Day

SOURCE: Mohawk Industries DESCRIPTION:Across the country, Mohawk Industries employees have been rallying to show support for Susan G. Komen with multi-campus #MohawkGoesPink events and volunteering ...

VIDEO | Mohawk's Royce Epstein Shares Her Personal Experience with Breast Cancer

SOURCE: Mohawk Industries DESCRIPTION:In 2014, Royce Epstein received life-changing news after having a routine mammogram — she had breast cancer. Four years later, the Mohawk Group A&D Directo...

Durkan Rolls Out the Pink Carpet for Susan G. Komen with Specify for a Cure

Durkan’s New Camélia Rose Carpet Collection Signifies Love and Hope SOURCE: Mohawk Industries DESCRIPTION:What are we loving right now? Our new Camélia Rose broadloom carpet collection – inspi...

Susan G. Komen names winners of 2018 Brinker Awards for Clinical Distinction

Susan G. Komen has announced the winners of this year’s Brinker Awards for Scientific Distinction, which “recognize advances in both our understanding of the underlying mechanisms of breast can...

Corner Office: Paula Schneider on Running American Apparel and Fighting Cancer

A breast cancer survivor who ran one of the most notorious brands in fashion is now C.E.O. of Susan G. Komen, working to raise money for a cure.

PubMed Articles [251 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Caregivers' characteristics and family constellation variables as predictors of affiliate stigma in caregivers of children with ASD.

Affiliate stigma is one risk factor for psychological distress in familial caregivers. Few studies however, and none involving caregivers in the UK and US, have explored caregivers' characteristics an...

Universal Health Care: Lessons From San Francisco.

The San Francisco Health Care Security Ordinance is the country's only local law designed to promote universal health care. It provides access to health services for the uninsured while requiring empl...

Affiliate stigma and caregiver burden in intractable epilepsy.

Intractable epilepsy can be challenging for patients and for their families. Disability rates in patients are high, causing tremendous physical and emotional burden on family caregivers. Additionally,...

Ostracized but why? Effects of attributions and empathy on connecting with the socially excluded.

The present research examined people's responses towards others' exclusion experience. The authors predicted that both causal attributions and empathy would mediate whether people affiliate with a vic...

Parasitic helminths of the non-native serrasalmid fish Metynnis lippincottianus from the Três Marias Reservoir, Southeast Brazil.

Metynnis lippincottianus is a freshwater native fish to the Guiana basin and Amazon basin and was recently introduced into the São Francisco River in Brazil. This study aimed to determine the helmint...

Clinical Trials [673 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Validation of the San Francisco Syncope Rule

This study was designed to validate the "San Francisco Syncope Rule". This set of rules was derived by Quinn et. al. to help guide the treatment of patients evaluated in the Emergency Dep...

The Stay Study: A Demonstration Project Advancing PrEP Delivery in the San Francisco Bay Area Transgender Community

The Stay Study is a multi-site, open-label HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) demonstration project for advancing PrEP delivery in the San Francisco Bay Area Transgender Community. Approx...

Biomarkers for Risk Stratification in Lung Cancer

This is a prospective observational study that will follow patients who undergo lung cancer screening at the San Francisco VA Medical Center, UCSF Medical Center, and the San Francisco Gen...

Towards a Functional Cure for HBV - The COMMIT Cohort Study

Hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection can be treated, but therapy is usually lifelong and has side effects, so a cure for HBV is a critical endpoint. This study examines the key steps to HBV c...

Evaluation of the Healthy Apple Program in San Francisco

This randomized controlled trial uses administrative public health screening data to test whether the Healthy Apple program (HAP), designed to support local implementation of national Let'...

Companies [992 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

San Francisco Bay Area Affiliate of Susan G. Komen For The Cure

Susan G. Komen For The Cure was established in 1982 by Nancy Brinker to honor the memory of her sister, Susan G. Komen, who died from breast cancer at the age of 36. Today, the Komen For The Cure is a...

Susan G. Komen for the Cure, Tulsa Affiliate

Nancy G. Brinker promised her dying sister, Susan G. Komen, she would do everything in her power to end breast cancer forever. In 1982, that promise became Susan G. Komen for the Cure and launched th...

Greater New York City Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure

Nancy G. Brinker promised her dying sister, Susan G. Komen, she would do everything in her power to end breast cancer forever. In 1982, the promise became Susan G. Komen for the C...

Susan G. Komen for the Cure(R) Northeast Ohio Affiliate

Nancy G. Brinker promised her dying sister, Susan G. Komen, she would do everything in her power to end breast cancer forever. In 1982, that promise became Susan G. Komen for the ...

Susan G. Komen for the Cure Northeast Ohio Affiliate

Nancy G. Brinker promised her dying sister, Susan G. Komen, she would do everything in her power to end breast cancer forever. In 1982, that promise became Susan G. Komen for the ...

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We have published hundreds of Susan G. Komen for the Cure, San Francisco Affiliate news stories on BioPortfolio along with dozens of Susan G. Komen for the Cure, San Francisco Affiliate Clinical Trials and PubMed Articles about Susan G. Komen for the Cure, San Francisco Affiliate for you to read. In addition to the medical data, news and clinical trials, BioPortfolio also has a large collection of Susan G. Komen for the Cure, San Francisco Affiliate Companies in our database. You can also find out about relevant Susan G. Komen for the Cure, San Francisco Affiliate Drugs and Medications on this site too.

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