The Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute arranged a reception in the evening for the recognition of its 2019 Heroes of Cancer. It was held at the Gem Theatre in Detroit, Nov 6, 2019. The event of this year was celebrated the 25th anniversary of the institute. Also, give honor to the people and organizations that inspired others and make themselves different as they work for cancer by raising awareness in the people about its types. There was a gathering of more 150 guests for paying attributes to the heroes of cancer 2019.
The categories of this year’s 15 award include a vast variety of the member of community e.g. organizations, survivors, medical and scientific leaders, and media representatives, all those who work hard for patients of the battling cancers. Each of the individuals from the Heroes of the Cancer 2019 makes a difference regarding to the work of cancer that includes the raising of awareness in the community for the prevention of cancer and the early detection, giving the better services to the patients and families, inspired other even having the cancer , promote the fundraising to help the cancer researches center for the advanced research and outcomes , also enhance the survivorship.
According to Katrina Studvent, the chief developmental officer at the Karmanos Cancer Institute, the event is a wonderful chance for recognizing the people who put substantial efforts in making a better life for all cancer affected patients and their families. Every year it is honored for us to appreciate the efforts of the Heroes, who are the inspirational source for helping the cancer patients uniquely and differently.
Karmanos Cancer Institute is the only National Cancer Institute in the metro Detroit. It is a comprehensive center for cancer patients, treats more the 200 types of cancer. Being the part of McLaren Health Care, Karmanos has 16 treatment centers at different locations in Michigan, which make it the largest health care provider center for cancer patients and cancer research in the whole state.
According to the words of Gerold Bepler, M.D , Ph.D. who is the president and chief executive officer at Karmanos cancer institute and also the chair of the oncology department at the Wayne State University School of Medicine it is feeling of being pride and confident to work with the such a talented Karmanos team who has launched new techniques to treat cancer that will help the other care centers and organizations for the future use .
The team has the best leader in the world who is known for developing cancer therapies. Each of them is passionate and dedicated to treating the cancer patient by bringing the advancement in the therapies to carry out the good results. They are not only concerned with the patients of Karmanos but for the whole world cancer patients. They all work together to bring out better results and provide continuous support to the cancer patient and their families for survival. I am thankful to the heroes of 2019 for helping the cancer patients in such a good manner that gives them a light of hope and makes them confident.
In the world of transformative cancer care, education and research, Karmanos cancer institute is the leader of all. Here all members worked with full compassion, commitment, and courage. The main goal is to create a world free from cancer by eliminating the risk factors. Headquarter located in the Detroit and have 16 treatment units at different places in throughout Michigan. It is recognized as the best cancer center by the national cancer institute. It collaborated with the Wayne state of a university school of medicine for providing education on cancer wit new standards of care and survivorship. For more information, click here to view their website.