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With your help, the most significant cancer research in the world happening right here in St. Louis.
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Advancements in cancer prevention, therapies, and outcomes are driven by innovative research. Gifts power the wheel of cancer innovation, translating promising ideas into new standards of care.
Exceptional care means our patients have access to the most innovative treatments, technologies, and expertise when it matters most. Gifts provide real-time solutions that directly improve a patient’s journey.
Academic medical centers have the honored responsibility of training the next generation of physician-scientists. Gifts foster a culture of continuous education and training, fueling the cycle of cancer innovation.
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You are the stories behind our work. You inspire gratitude, hope and good.
After a devastating cancer diagnosis knocked an avid hiker off her feet, she was determined to beat the disease–and give back to help future patients.
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Everyone I encountered at Barnes-Jewish Hospital displayed professionalism, knowledge, patience, and nurturing. Bottom line - THEY TOOK SUCH GOOD CARE OF ME! There will always be a special place in my heart for them.
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When Leisa Zigman volunteered to help raise money for research at Siteman Cancer Center, she had no idea she would one day benefit from the very research she was helping to fund.
It was a tough blow when diagnosed with leukemia almost 20 years ago. There was a lot of uncertainty on my part, but the caring staff at the Siteman Cancer Center did their magic with the Lord's help.
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At Illumination, our mission is to raise funds for leading-edge research to improve the way we prevent, treat and cure the many forms of cancer. Your cancer research support at the Illumination Gala will save lives by speeding lab breakthroughs into better treatments for cancer.
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Cancer is vast, complex, multidisciplinary, and personal. Search our resource library by cancer type, keyword, or simply browse the documents below to see how philanthropy is having a dramatic impact on cancer innovation.
Cancer isn't choosy. It can affect anyone, anywhere.
Eight (8) projects were funded in the first cycle of 2020, read more about the research and investigators...
The next best idea in cancer innovation is being investigated, it just needs a philanthropic partner to…
Thank you! Your gifts create a lifeline for so many, and donor-funded initiatives support cancer research, prevention, education, and patient care. Your partnership is vital.
We invite you to stay current on the innovative work happening at Siteman Cancer Center to advance research, improve patient care and train future physician-scientists, and learn about opportunities to support this work.