This program is our way to support men facing a prostate cancer diagnosis, treatment, or recovery. The group meets every other Thursday evening. Attendance is free and open to all men.
Our next meeting is Thur., Jan. 27th at 7 PM ET.
A world leader in the study and practice of urology and a pioneer in developing treatments for bladder, kidney, testicular, and prostate cancers, Dr. Daniel P. Petrylak is the head of Prostate Medical Oncology and Professor of Medicine and Urology at Yale University Cancer Center. He is also the Co-Leader of the prostate cancer research group and Co-Director of the Signal Transduction Program at Yale and the Smilow Cancer Hospital.
Fans for the Cure is dedicated to educating men and their families about the importance of PSA screenings as part of a responsible approach to overall men’s health. Working closely with our Medical Advisory Board, we offer a comprehensive program of educational events, support groups, physician referrals, and awareness campaigns. This is in addition to the charity’s ongoing mission of providing free PSA screenings in coordination with our national healthcare partners.
Fans for the Cure is a tax-exempt organization, recognized by the IRS under Section 501(c)(3). Your corporate or individual sponsorship or gift to the charity may qualify as a charitable deduction for federal income tax purposes. Please consult with a tax advisor or the IRS to determine the deductibility of a specific contribution.
We've started a new PROGRAM
It is with great excitement we have launched our Online Men’s Support Group program. This new effort is being rolled out in light of COVID-19.
Our first online meeting of this group is TOMORROW, Thursday, May 21, 2020 at 7 PM ET.
On this #GivingTuesday during these difficult times, your support of what we do is more important than ever. We need your help in adapting our prostate cancer awareness and educational programs to social distancing guidelines and migrating to online platforms.