Month: December 2013

Sharp Increase in Breast Cancer: An Urgent Call for Action

Posted by On December 13, 2013

Earlier this month, I had the privilege of presenting a keynote on “Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon: Combatting Cervical and Breast Cancer” at the biennial conference of the African Organization for Research and Training in Cancer (AORTIC) in Durban, South Africa.  Among the many conversations that followed was the very unique one I had with a […]


Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon has been the oil in our engine

Posted by On December 11, 2013

Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon (PRRR) held its annual winter meeting from December 5-6, 2013 at the Becton, Dickinson and Company (BD) headquarters in Franklin Lakes, New Jersey. Gathering at the meeting were forty-three representatives joining in-person and virtually from PRRR member and partner organizations, including representatives from Zambia, Botswana and Tanzania.   The Chief Executive […]