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Grants Seek to Answer the Question: “How Does Breast Cancer Develop?”

By |March 26th, 2015|

Pilot Grants Awarded to Multidisciplinary Teams Using the Intraductal Approach to Advance Breast Cancer Prevention
Susan G. Komen is funding three of four innovative pilot grants at The Susan Love Research Foundation research projects that […]

Calling breast cancer survivors for focus group

By |March 23rd, 2015|

Intervening on Reproductive Health in Young Breast Cancer Survivors
Focus Group Information
About this study

We are enrolling breast cancer survivors into focus groups to provide feedback on a reproductive health survivorship care plan. This plan will […]

3-Day and the 5k

By |March 22nd, 2015|

What is the difference between the Race for the Cure 5k, and the 3-Day Breast Cancer Walk?
The San Diego Race for the Cure set for Sunday, November 1, 2015 is part of an international series […]

SB 137 will require insurance companies to provide updated provider directories

By |March 3rd, 2015|

Changing the system to make it easier for patients – that’s what the Komen Advocacy Alliance is all about.  A new piece of legislation has recently been introduced that we support.  It’s called SB […]

Escondido, San Marcos women less likely to get screened for breast cancer

By |March 2nd, 2015|

The San Diego Susan G. Komen Foundation has identified Escondido and San Marcos as high-priority areas for breast cancer screening because of the amount of barriers to healthcare.
According to Laura Farmer Sherman, executive […]

Mueren menos mujeres latinas en San Diego por cáncer de mama

By |March 2nd, 2015|

Menos mujeres latinas en el condado de San Diego están viviendo hoy con el cáncer de mama, comparado al año 2000, debido al alcance comunitario de Susan G Komen de San Diego, una fundación, […]

African American Celebrities and Breast Cancer

By |February 18th, 2015|

In honor of Black History Month, Susan G. Komen San Diego pays tribute to inspirational African American women and men of recent history who battled breast cancer.

Wanda Sykes, the award winning comedian and actress had a […]

World Cancer Day

By |February 4th, 2015|

Where you live shouldn’t determine whether you live.
Today is World Cancer Day and breast cancer is the most common cancer in women worldwide. Since inception Susan G. Komen’s global programs have provided more than […]

SUSAN G. KOMEN® APPLAUDS PRESIDENT OBAMA’S PRECISION MEDICINE INITIATIVE

By |January 30th, 2015|

Hopes to See Greater Investment Going Forward
DALLAS – January 30, 2015 – The president and CEO of the world’s leading breast cancer organization hailed the Precision Medicine Initiative unveiled by President Obama today and […]

Remembering Anne Frank

By |January 28th, 2015|

The theme for the 2015 Holocaust Memorial Day is “keep memory alive.”  Today I remember Anne Frank who started her diary at the age of just 13 while hiding from the German occupation of […]