Early Detection & Prevention

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Ana Luisa Kadekaro, Ph.D.

Ana Luisa Kadekaro, Ph.D
Assistant Professor
Dept of Dermatology
University of Cincinnati

"I am glad to mention that I received a R21 that was submitted to NIEHS-Cancer Etiology Study Section. The funding amount is $450,000 and will support my research for the next 2 years. This funding would never happen without the previous support of the Ohio Cancer Research Associates."

Grant Information

The next grant competition will be in 2015.

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Funding seed money cancer research projects
and supporting cancer awareness and early detection.

Dr. Susan Cole speaks of her experience with
Ohio Cancer Research Associates.

Volunteers and staff of Ohio Cancer Research Associates are creating a year of outstanding events honoring some of the top people in Ohio.

Events and honorees for 2014 (to date) include:

James W. Smith - Elford
Bridgette Roman - Community Choice Financial
Derek & Lisa Ferguson - D & L LLC
Joseph A. Marinucci - Downtown Cleveland Alliance
   Grand Illusions, Licking County- May 29
A Tribute to John W. Alford
Honoree - TBA
Sue Zazon - FirstMerit Bank
Angelo Mazzocco - Pillar Technology Group
Musical Tribute: Mary Wilson
Honorees - TBA
Musical Tribute: Mary Wilson
Honorees - TBA
Musical Tribute: Judy Collins
Honoree - TBA
Honorees - TBA
Alex Fischer - Columbus Partnership

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Go to our EVENTS page for information and to access pictures from all our events.

Patrica Heaton
and Phyllis Diller have created Public Service Announcements for our organization. Click here to view.

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Established in 1982, Ohio Cancer Research Associates is an independent, statewide, nonprofit organization dedicated to the cure and prevention of the many forms of cancer and the reduction of its debilitating effects through aggressive basic seed money research, cancer information, and awareness.

Ohio Cancer Research Associates is not affiliated with any other organization.

The over $6.8 million in seed money provided by Ohio Cancer Research Associates has generated over $174.2 million in new money from other sources to continue basic cancer research on projects initially funded.

Individual researchers have been funded at:

Ohio Cancer Research Associates is recognized as a 501 (c) (3) organization.  Donations are accordingly tax deductible. (EIN 31-1038309)

Researchers and board members Debbie Parris, Bob Brueggemeier and Amanda Simcox comment on the seed money research program.

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