NBCC’s advocacy has resulted in more than $3.9 billion federal dollars for breast cancer research.
Breast cancer accounts for nearly a quarter of all cancers in women worldwide.
The DOD BCRP was created as a result of NBCC’s “$300 Million More” campaign to increase federal funding for breast cancer research.
The National Breast Cancer Coalition mourns the loss of Congressman Alcee Hastings a compassionate leader and an outspoken voice for justice. We are grateful for Congressman Hastings’ longstanding commitment to NBCC’s mission to end breast cancer, and for our partnership with him in working to ensure high quality, affordable healthcare for all individuals.
Remembering Congressman Alcee Hastings, Understanding the Metastatic Breast Cancer Access to Care Act, and other Policy Updates.
The results of some trials exploring the potential clinical value of some drugs in the early breast cancer setting are beginning to surface.
NBCC is excited to announce that we will hold our 2021 Virtual Advocate Leadership Summit on May 13th-15th, followed by Lobby Day on May 18th. Join with fellow survivors, advocates, and members of the breast cancer community, who are lending their voice and transforming breast cancer research and public policy, and ensuring quality healthcare for all.