The Avon Foundation for Women leads and coordinates the new Metastatic Breast Cancer Alliance of 26 cancer and advocacy organizations. The Alliance’s mission is to unify the efforts of its members to improve the lives of and outcomes for those living with metastatic breast cancer and their families through:
- Increasing awareness and education about the disease;
- Improving data on the numbers of people living with metastatic breast cancer;
- Advancing policy; and
- Strategically coordinating research funding specifically focused on metastasis that has the potential to extend life, enhance quality of life, and ultimately to cure.
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The Avon Foundation for Women is proud to lead and coordinate the Metastatic Breast Cancer Alliance
Support for the launch of the Alliance and some of its activities in 2013 and 2014 has been provided by Celgene Corporation, Eisai, Genentech, Novartis and Pfizer.