Standing up to—and fighting back against—cancer

September 9, 2016

Tonight, Stand Up To Cancer’s (SU2C) telecast will narrate powerful cancer patient and research stories—reminding us all that hope, determination, and innovation are the keys to conquering this terrible disease. Dana-Farber is a long-time partner of SU2C in our shared mission to end cancer. Over the past seven years, more than 30 Dana-Farber faculty and…

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Meet Alyssa: Walking to Conquer Cancer

September 8, 2016

In August of 2010, I joined the staff in Dana-Farber and the Jimmy Fund’s Development office. Immediately, I recognized the compassion and dedication embodied by my colleagues. I had found my new home and had been introduced to a breadth of innovative cancer fundraising events and programs with which I could get involved personally. With…

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Governor Baker joins Dana-Farber Society members to celebrate progress in cancer research and patient care

July 11, 2016

“There were limited options for people diagnosed with cancer in Massachusetts in 2000,” said Charlie Baker, governor of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, before a full house at the 26th annual Dana-Farber Society (DFS) Recognition Dinner June 2.   Gov. Baker was the keynote speaker for the event, held at the Mandarin Oriental, Boston, to honor…

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