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Georgia CORE awards Collaborative Cancer Research Seed Grant, outstanding interns, and more

May 2, 2022

Just in time for Cancer Research Month, Georgia CORE has awarded a $100,000 Collaborative Cancer Research Seed Grant from the Georgia Cancer Research Fund.

Dr. Ramalingam testifies in front of General Assembly

Mar 30, 2022

Learn more about Dr. Ram's testimony, updates on the GCRCCP program, and more.

Thriving after Stage 4 Colon Cancer

Mar 15, 2022

For colorectal cancer awareness month, Georgia CORE President & CEO Lynn Durham sat down with Kelly Wiedower of Watkinsville, Georgia. Kelly is a 20-year survivor of stage 4 colon cancer and is also a wife, mother, and a family nurse practitioner at a federally qualified health center.

March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month

Mar 3, 2022

Wear blue for CRC awareness, join GACCAN and more.

It's World Cancer Day, Legislative shout out for Georgia CORE, and more

Feb 4, 2022

It's also Cancer Prevention Month. Check out this quick guide on what cancers you can screen for and when.

It's tax time! And time to grant funds donated in 2021!

Jan 6, 2022

Thanks to hundreds of thousands of Georgia income tax filers, donations in 2021 to the Cancer Research Fund will support new cancer research efforts in the coming year.

Check out exciting events coming up in January!

Dec 10, 2021

In-person is back for the GASCO Annual Meeting and Seay Lecture, and don't forget to use Amazon Smile this holiday season!

White Ribbon Project raises awareness of lung cancer all year long

Nov 17, 2021

Read about recent White Ribbon Projects and other lung cancer awareness events in Georgia.

Board Member Dr. McCune sharing new treatment for lung cancer

Nov 9, 2021

Learn about a new lung cancer treatment getting notice in north Georgia, lung screening programs available and more.

This month's CORE Feature is our own breast cancer care hero

Oct 28, 2021

Before Breast Cancer Awareness Month is over, we had to brag on Dr. Sheryl Gabram-Mendola.

Georgia CORE loses a friend, BCLT program saves a life and more

Oct 20, 2021

What better time than Breast Cancer Awareness Month to buy a Georgia specialty Breast Cancer license tag, and share how to with a friend?

Meet our newest team member, Sonia

Oct 7, 2021

Georgia CORE completes its leadership team with the hiring of Sonia Bell.

New COVID and cancer guidelines, survivorship webinar and more

Sep 30, 2021

NCCN releases guidelines; CPNG is hosting a webinar for how to care for cancer patients transitioning from adolescence to adulthood; and more.

Welcome to the Georgia CORE team, Cindy!

Sep 16, 2021

Georgia CORE hires its newest team member.

Thank you, AFLAC!

Sep 3, 2021

AFLAC has granted Georgia CORE 10,000 for the new license plate promotion; read about the September awareness cancers; and more.

Meet our fabulous summer interns!

Jul 29, 2021

Summer interns have been a major help at Georgia CORE this summer as we're ramping up with new leadership and developing our areas of expertise. We're also hiring.

Today is National GBM Awareness Day; meet Julia, a brain tumor survivor

Jul 21, 2021

For GBM Awareness Day, we introduce you to our very own Julia Veitinger. Julia is a public health student and interning here at Georgia CORE this summer. Julia also happens to be a survivor of a brain cancer tumor, having gotten diagnosed at age 21. Hear her story, in her Voice.

New tags are here!

Jul 12, 2021

Georgia CORE says farewell to Alice Kerber.

Tony Sundermeier: Hardest lesson was when things didn’t go according to my plan

Jun 29, 2021

Read about a survivor's emotional struggle and spiritual growth.

Two more Voices, ways to meet survivors' physical needs and more

Jun 22, 2021

Read news coverage of Lynn's recent presentations to local Rotaries.

Our CORE Feature: Read in his voice cancer survivor Vern Hakes' appreciation for his caregiver

Jun 15, 2021

June is National Cancer Survivorship month. Read how we're celebrating our survivors and please share this newsletter.

Our CORE Feature: Meet survivor Stephanie, check out our new Georgia Trend ad and more

Jun 8, 2021

Please read how we are celebrating National Cancer Survivorship month.

Announcing National Cancer Survivorship Month

Jun 1, 2021

And Georgia CORE is hiring!

Our CORE Feature: Learn more about Board member "Dr. Ram"

May 24, 2021

We knew that Dr. Ram’s expertise and history of outreach with colleagues throughout the state would make him a perfect fit when we were looking to fill a seat on the Board of Directors.

Media, News & Events

Georgia CORE awards Collaborative Cancer Research Seed Grant

Just in time for Cancer Research Month, Georgia CORE has awarded a Collaborative Cancer Research Seed Grant for $100,000 from the Georgia Cancer Research Fund.


Research Trials Saves Lives

Lynn Durham shares her cancer journey on the podcast, Kickin' it Forward.


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Georgia CORE is a statewide nonprofit that leverages partnerships and innovation to attract more clinical trials, increase research, and promote education and early detection to improve cancer care for Georgians in rural, urban, and suburban communities across the state.