10/27/2017

The 24th Annual Scientific Retreat Recap

In October 2017, the Prostate Cancer Foundation held its 24th Annual Scientific Retreat.  Like no other gathering in the industry, the retreat brings together the best and the brightest minds working on prostate cancer to share research, report on new results for patients, and participate in unprecedented collaborations.  This year,. Read More

10/19/2016

RFA Notification List Sign Up

PCF Research Awards Notification If you would like to be notified when the next research RFA is available, please provide your email address in the blue box. Go here for more information. Read More

10/19/2016

PCF Holiday Cards

2017 PCF Holiday Cards Now Available! PCF announces the 10th annual holiday card collection designed by Jean Fogelberg in loving memory of her husband, musician Dan Fogelberg whose life was affected by prostate cancer. Buy Now    Read More

10/18/2016

PCF and MLB Step Up to the Plate to Raise Awareness and Fund Research for Prostate Cancer

Joe Torre encourages baseball fans everywhere to support PCF’s efforts to end prostate cancer by delivering an important public service announcement, “to step up to the plate, help save lives and get one step closer to finding a cure.” Read More

10/14/2016

PCF Champion: Ryan Brown

To honor his grandfather, who passed away in January, an extraordinary 12-year-old boy took on the entire NFL to raise awareness for prostate cancer. Read More

10/13/2016

New Clinical Trial Methods Accelerate Research and Development

Prostate cancer can be slow to progress, frustrating the development of new therapies for patients with early, high-risk disease. New results from ICECaP (Intermediate Clinical Endpoints for Cancer of the Prostate), a PCF-supported initiative led by Dr. Christopher Sweeney, will cut the time required to assess new therapies for aggressive. Read More

10/10/2016

Top 5 Discoveries of 2015 Mean More Lives Saved in 2016

2015 was as an exceptional year for science — in particular, genetics-based science that will directly affect the care and improve the outcome for prostate cancer patients worldwide. Read More

10/07/2016

Guys: Don’t Put it Off Like I Did. Get Checked!

While each patient’s battle with prostate cancer is an individual one, my experience is hardly unique. My story began 4 years ago, back in 2011, when my wife Susan literally begged me to see a doctor for a physical exam. At the time, I was dismissive—even incredulous at this suggestion—even though 2 of my close relatives, my. Read More

10/06/2016

Progress Report: Thomas Guzzo, MD, MPH

Investigator: Thomas Guzzo, MD, MPH – Assistant Professor, University of Pennsylvania Reducing Morbidity from Surgery and Physician Counseling of Treatment Costs Dr. Guzzo has had a very prolific second year as a PCF Young Investigator as evidenced by his publication of ten scientific and clinical reports. His primary research aims. Read More

10/06/2016

Progress Report: Steven Frank, MD

Investigator: Steven Frank, MD– Assistant Professor, University of Texas, M.D. Anderson Cancer Center C4 and MRI-based Prostate Brachytherapy Brachytherapy is a form of radiotherapy where a radiation source, called “seeds”, is precisely implanted into the prostate such that emitted radiation will abolish the tumor. Recent technological advances have increased the. Read More