CURE News

  • August 24, 2017 – Cancer Disparities

    On August 8-10, 2017, the 35 students who participated in the program this year presented their final research projects during two afternoons of oral presentations and an afternoon electronic poster presentation session....

  • July 31, 2017 – Cancer Disparities

    On Wednesday, July 12, students and Boston-area health and life science professionals gathered at Dana-Farber for a night of learning and networking. 165 students participating in Harvard-affiliated summer programs...

  • July 05, 2017 – Event Highlight

    For the first time in CURE program history, Boston-based CURE students extended their network internationally by working with Paris-based students participating in Les Cordées de la Réussite program at University...

  • January 19, 2017 – News

    On December 28th, 2016, alumni and staff of the Continuing Umbrella of Research Experiences (CURE) Program at Dana-Farber/Harvard Cancer Center gathered at the Longwood Center for an evening of celebration and...

  • January 10, 2017 – Cancer Disparities

    For the past fifteen years, DF/HCC has participated in the NCI Continuing Umbrella of Research (CURE) Program. This strategic program is designed to increase the number of underrepresented minorities engaged in basic,...

  • October 28, 2016 – CURE

    On September 29th, 2016, two members of the Lacks family, David Lacks, Jr. and Victoria Baptiste, joined Joseph Betancourt, MD, MPH, director of the Disparities Solution Center at Massachusetts General Hospital, at...

  • September 29, 2016 – CURE

    The CURE program, short for Continuing Umbrella of Research Experiences, introduces scientifically curious high school and college students from groups currently underrepresented in the sciences to the world of cancer...

  • April 21, 2016 – Cancer Disparities

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