Reflections on #CancerFilm

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Cancer: The Emperor of all Maladies: What Ken Burns’ #CancerFilm Brought to Light “Getting cancer is one of the worst economic things that can happen to you in the U.S.” — Peter Bach, MD Last week, the cancer community took to social media in droves as we live-Tweeted and posted with a collective energy we had […]

A Look Back at 2014

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What a busy, exciting, game-changing year this has been at The SAMFund. Right before we head into 2015, we are stopping for just a moment to reflect on some of the highlights of 2014, and offering our most sincere thanks to each of you for supporting us along the way! We grew Not too long […]

Meet the 2014 Sambassadors

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The SAMFund is proud to have more than 500 past grant recipients in our alumni network. To better engage and serve the vibrant, diverse community of young adult cancer survivors, we have asked those alumni able to commit more time and energy to serve as Sambassadors. This group will work with our staff, Alumni Leadership Council, and […]

Meet our “Million Thanks” Award Winner:
Dr. Cori Liptak

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Thank you to everyone who submitted a nomination for our “Million Thanks” award! Suffice it to say, we have some pretty amazing people in our community. We are proud to be presenting this award to Dr. Cori Liptak of Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, whose work within the young adult survivor community inspired THREE separate nominations!  We’ll […]