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Johnson Cancer Research Center Newsletter

All Upcoming Events: Regier Golf Tournament, Tailgate Party and more

The 19th annual Rob Regier Memorial Golf Tournament will be at 1 p.m., Oct. 7, at Colbert Hills. Check-in opens at 11 a.m. Rob was a K-State graduate in pre-dentistry who passed away from cancer at age 26. The tournament is hosted by his family.


2016 K-State Fighting for a Cure ShirtUnite in the fight by wearing your K-State ‘Fighting for a Cure’ Shirt Sat., Oct. 8, to the home football game or anywhere in celebration of K-State’s fight against cancer as well as Breast Cancer Awareness Month! Proceeds from shirt sales support cancer research and education at K-State.


Tailgate Party GraphicTailgate without the work! Celebrate K-State Fighting for a Cure Day and cheer on the ‘Cats with us Oct. 8 at our Tailgate Party in Cat Town.


Sunny 102.5 logosnydershirt2016forwebsiteThe Coach Bill Snyder & Sunny 102.5 Wildcat Challenge to Tackle Cancer takes place throughout the football season.



Pink Power Luncheon GraphicOur 7th annual Pink Power Luncheon will be Oct. 21. K-State toxicologist Dr. Annelise Nguyen will present “Understanding the Origin of and Therapies for Breast Cancer.” This event is full, but we’ve started a waiting list.


MikeHagenseeWe will sponsor a George S. Bascom Memorial Lecture on Current Issues in Clinical Medicine at 7 p.m. Nov. 3 in the K-State Student Union Little Theatre. Michael E. Hagensee, Professor, Section of Infectious Disease, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, will present “HPV vaccination: from laboratory to…bedside?”


Other activities include our fall award application deadline of Oct. 3 and  Advisory Council meeting Oct. 1. Events are listed on our Upcoming Events webpage.