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Nominations for the Matt Mumber, MD Award for Excellence in Patient Navigation are Now Open

We are pleased to announce that nominations for the Matt Mumber, MD Visionary Award for Excellence in Patient Navigation are now open! The Matt Mumber Visionary Award and its associated grant of $2,000 is presented annually by the Cancer Patient Navigators of Georgia to a Georgia resident, program or organization that has demonstrated an appreciation of the essential role of patient navigators, Community Health Workers and/or promotoras in effective and compassionate cancer prevention and treatment.  

The deadline for submission is Monday September 2, 2019. The application can be downloaded here and completed applications can be emailed to Katreena Mitchell at kmitchell@georgiacore.org.

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Congratulations to the winners of the 2019 Breast Cancer License Tag Awards!

Eight organizations across the state have been awarded grants totaling $400,000 for breast cancer education, screening and treatment for underserved Georgians.

 About 10/24/2019

Recent Developments in Breast Cancer Show Survival Increase

Recent developments in breast cancer show a 'dramatic' survival increase with CDK4/6 inhibitor, new settings for immunotherapy, and PFS gain with AKT inhibitor.

Partnership awards $100,000 for breast cancer research

Georgia CORE, in partnership with It’s The Journey and A Cure In Our Lifetime Atlanta has awarded a $100,000 grant to Dr. Veena Rao, Morehouse School of Medicine for Triple Negative Breast Cancer Research.

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Georgia CORE is a public-private partnership that creates collaboration among the state’s cancer organizations and institutions to connect more Georgians to quality, personalized cancer care. We welcome you to this one-of-a-kind online information center for all things related to cancer and survivorship care in Georgia.