All proceeds of the following events will go to the International Prostate Cancer Foundation:
FREE Education Symposium 2014
Join us the morning of March 8, 2014 at 8am for our 2014 Education Symposium!
Click here to view the agenda for this event.
Blueprint for Men's Health: A GRI Survivorship Program Kick-off Event
The kick-off event was a free one-day educational event for local prostate cancer patients of Dr. Vipul Patel, founder of IPCF and Medical Director of the Global Robotics Institute. This inaugural education event, held at the Nicholson Center, focused on addressing post cancer concerns such as nutrition, relationships, exercise, genetics and planning for a life after cancer. The event hopes to build support and foster a community for those fighting prostate cancer.
For images and details on the event, visit our blog.
A Celebration of Collaboration
With a shared goal to develop better diagnoses and treatments the International Prostate Cancer Foundation awarded Ranjan Perera, Ph.D., scientific director of analytical genomics and bioinformatics at the Sanford-Burnham Lake Nona campus, a postdoctoral grant as those in his lab work to identify molecular markers for prostate cancer. We invite you to visit our blog for further details on the nature of the grant, Dr. Perera’s efforts and ceremony photos.
For Sanford Burnham's blog post on the event, visit their blog.
Vero Beach Men's Health Forum
The 2013 Vero Beach Men's Health Forum invited men and their spouses to participate in the quest to improve men's health. With well over 70 community members in attendance, the educational event turned out a huge success. The program featured NBA All-Star Legend Oscar Robinson as guest speaker, along with Dr. Vipul Patel and respected faculty professionals. Visit our blog for photos and more about the topics discussed.
United States Preventative Task Force creates controversy around PSA Screening. Dr. Patel responds!
At 1:30 pm on May 22nd 2012 in front of over 1,000 medical professionals, Dr. Timothy Wilt, professor of Medicine at the University of Minnesota, delivered a blow that could serve as a death sentence for hundreds of thousands of men worldwide.
As an expert in his is field, our chairman Dr. Vipul Patel prepared a response discussing his opposing view on this topic. To view his full response, click here. You can also visit our blog for daily updates on this topic, as the medical community continues the debate.
To read the responses from the American Urological Association, The American Association of Clinical Urologists and many more CLICK HERE.
Mimic Technologies Joins Us in the Fight!
Mimic Technologies is showing its support of Dr. Vip Patel's International Prostate Cancer Foundation by making a donation to the foundation for each new "Like" the new Mimic Facebook Page receives during the 2012 American Urologic Association Annual Meeting and throughout the month of June.
Together, with your help, we can all save lives. Simply show your support by clicking here, and "liking" the Mimic Technologies Facebook page. For each new “like”, Mimic will donate $1 to this important foundation, dedicated to furthering the research and treatment of prostate cancer.
Oscar Robertson Meet & Greet Education Press Event
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NBA All-Star Legend Oscar Robertson speaks out to create awareness! Oscar not only sits on the board of the Foundation, he will also be the Honorary Chair of the Foundations Launch Gala on March 10th. February 22, 2012 Oscar participated in a Media Tour that helped us officially launch The International Prostate Cancer Foundation and create awareness world wide on the importance of getting screened.
International Prostate Cancer Foundation Day!
We are excited to share this news! Buddy Dyer, mayor of The City of Orlando, declared March 10th International Prostate Cancer Foundation Day! Please join the fight in celebration!
Your contribution will be receipted as per IRS guidelines. The International Prostate Cancer's registered charitable number is 27-2494047