“There’s no question that research cures cancer,” began Dr. Rich Alexander of the University of Maryland and chair of the Meso Foundation’s Board of Directors. “If you look at the most effective therapies that we have now for many cancers across the country, those treatments were defined through the clinical trials process.”
At the 2017 International […]
Dr. Anna Nowak, medical oncologist, is this year’s recipient of the Pioneer Award for her exceptional achievements and dedication in mesothelioma research.
The Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation presents the award annually to thought-leaders and allies who have substantially contributed to the advancement of mesothelioma research, treatment, care, support, education, and advocacy.
The award will be presented at […]
Dr. Fred Hirsch, the CEO of the International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer (IASLC) and Professor at the University of Colorado School of Medicine is this year’s recipient of the Bruce Vento Hope Builder Award, named for the late Minnesota Congressman who died from mesothelioma in 2000.
The Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation presents the […]
In light of the newly released report by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) about the increase in mortality and morbidity of mesothelioma patients, the Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation (Meso Foundation), the only nonprofit organization dedicated to eradicating mesothelioma and the suffering caused by this cancer, has released a statement emphasizing the need […]
Jared Strecker is a sophomore student at Hampton Bays High School (HBHS) on the east end of Long Island, New York. Like many high school students, Jared enjoys sports and spending time with friends. Unlike his peers, however, he also enjoys spending time researching mesothelioma.
Jared grew up playing baseball on his dad’s little league team, […]