Carolyn “Bo” Aldigé

President of Prevent Cancer Foundation

“We know enough right now to prevent 50 percent of all cancer cases and deaths, but the challenge is motivating people to change their behavior.”

Charles J. Link, Jr., M.D.

Co-Founder and CEO, NewLink Genetics

“Immunotherapeutics teach the body’s immune system to help to destroy and reject cancerous tumors even after treatment is completed …”

Heiner Dreismann, Ph.D.

Diagnostic Industry Advisor, 3D Signatures

“It is now possible to understand the molecular mechanisms of disease of an individual patient and adapt and monitor treatment accordingly.”

Kathleen Ruccione, Ph.D.

President, Association of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Nurses

“About 80 percent of children diagnosed with cancer today will survive, largely due to improved treatment developed through clinical trials.”