Cancer Research Saves Lives (TM)
Make a difference for cancer care teams and patients everywhere and their unyielding efforts to conquer cancer.
Mark Crafts
Mark Crafts, Stage IV cancer survivor
Cancer Mountain

If researchers can keep uncovering new treatments, Mark Crafts believes there is hope for surviving colorectal cancer.  

Merit Awards
2022 ASCO Annual Meeting Merit Award Recipients

Annual Meeting Merit Awards support oncology trainees who are first authors on abstracts selected for presentation at the ASCO Annual Meeting. This year, Conquer Cancer will recognize 151 recipients with Merit Awards. These oncology professionals are recognized for their respective field and research advancements within the cancer care community.   

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Dr. Mark Oliva on Microbiome Research for Patients with Head and Neck Cancers

Dr. Oliva used support from a 2019 Young Investigator Award to lead vital preliminary research that is bringing subsequent clinical trials to life for patients with oropharyngeal cancers.

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Women Who Conquer Cancer


Through our Grants & Awards program and Women Who Conquer Cancer (WWCC) initiative we have invested more than $57 million to support women oncologists and researchers around the world.

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Survivor's Guilt

A Pap smear during pregnancy revealed Bethany Hart had a rare and aggressive type of cervical cancer. She tells Brenda Brody about learning to live with profound loss and how she created the family she’d dreamed about before cancer.

Help create a world where cancer is prevented or cured, and every survivor is healthy.

Researchers are making amazing advances in the treatment and prevention of cancer, thanks to contributions from people like you. 

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Your donation supports the brightest minds in cancer research working on treatments and cures for every cancer, every patient, everywhere.

Our Mission

Accelerate breakthroughs in lifesaving research and empower people everywhere to conquer cancer.