WOODBURY, N.Y., Sept 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The Lustgarten Foundation announced today that the Lustgarten Equity, Accessibility, and Diversity (LEAD) Project’s inaugural grant will be awarded to Jen Jen Yeh, MD, Professor & Vice Chair of Research, Surgery, Division of Oncology Professor, Pharmacology Member, Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center for her PROmoting CLinicAl TrIal EngageMent for […]
(WOODBURY, N.Y.) – The Lustgarten Foundation and the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) announced three grants for the coming year. The Lustgarten Foundation-Swim Across America-AACR Pancreatic Cancer Early Detection Research Grant represents a joint effort to support innovative research to advance efforts toward the early detection and interception of pancreatic cancer. The proposed project […]
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (CSHL) is at the forefront of using organoid technology to study and treat cancer. Organoids are tiny 3D clusters of cells that are miniature versions of patients’ tumors.
Researchers keen to unleash the potential of immunotherapy for pancreatic cancer patients are bringing new drug candidates into the mix, including some that were created for different conditions entirely.
Winter Bash 2022 Presented by Madison Square Garden and AMC NetworksEnjoy an evening of great food, drink, and entertainment – featuring DJ Steve Aoki!Benefitting the Lustgarten Foundation.Thursday, February 3, 2022 @ TAO Downtown – 92 Ninth Avenue (@ 16th Street), NYC 6:00 – 10:00 PM ET / Attire: City Chic
Lustgarten’s 20+ year timeline of transforming pancreatic cancer into a curable disease.
by Linda Tantawi Before we officially close the books on 2021—and my first year as CEO of the Lustgarten Foundation—I want to take a few moments to reflect on all we’ve accomplished in the last 12 months. 2021 was an exciting—and busy!—year of change, growth and transformation. And we did it all together. We know […]
Lustgarten was founded on the principle that funding innovative, cutting-edge research is the only way to improve patient outcomes and ultimately turn pancreatic cancer into a curable disease. Dr. Joseph Herman, Vice Chair of Clinical Informatics for Radiation Medicine and Director of Clinical Research Integration at Northwell Health, joined Lustgarten’s Vice President of Research, Dr. Andrew Rakeman, […]