City Of Hope’s Breast Cancer and Environment Study

Since 2015, researchers Dr. Susan Neuhausen and Dr. Shiuan Chen at City of Hope have been examining chemicals in the environment and their relationship to breast cancer. Michele Rakoff, BCCRF Executive Director, has played the role as Community Partner and Kim Tankersley and Barbora Stankova, BCCRF Board Directors, are on …

Cookie Good loves BCCRF!

In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Cookie Good once again will be donating a portion of this month’s sales to BCCRF. Please stop by Cookie Good at 2448 Wilshire in Santa Monica or order yours online. Be sure to check out all the flavors: Cookie Good has the classic …

Global Challenge to PREVENT Breast Cancer

On September 21st, the California Breast Cancer Research Program (CBCRP) launched the Global Challenge to Prevent Breast Cancer. The challenge encourages researchers and advocates to share transformative research ideas with a goal of launching an entirely new direction for breast cancer research – focused on primary prevention. Anyone passionate about …

Metastatic Breast Cancer Access to Care Act

BCCRF is proud to announce our support and advocacy efforts toward the Metastatic Breast Cancer Access to Care Act. Introduced in June by Representatives Peter King (R-NY) and Kathy Castor (D-FL), this vital legislation would waive the 24-month waiting period for Medicare eligibility and the 5-month waiting period for Social …