The Project LEAD® Institute is a six-day intensive science course for breast cancer advocates covering the basics of cancer biology, genetics, epidemiology, research design and advocacy. This course provides a foundation of scientific knowledge upon which participants can strengthen and empower themselves as activists. Taught by a renowned research faculty, this is a unique opportunity for those interested in learning more about working as an NBCC research advocate.
At the Project LEAD® Institute, participants will:
The next Project LEAD® Institute will be announced in 2014.
Project LEAD® is funded in part through generous grants from The Avon Foundation for Women, Cancer Treatment Centers of America®, and Novartis Oncology. Project LEAD® is a registered trademark of the National Breast Cancer Coalition Fund, a registered 501(c)(3) tax-deductible nonprofit organization.
For more information please contact ProjectLEAD@BreastCancerDeadline2020.org.