February is Cholangiocarcinoma Awareness Month

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The Cholangiocarcinoma Foundation has designated February as cholangiocarcinoma awareness month.

The Cholangiocarcinoma Foundation

We wanted to designate a month where our dedicated community could channel their energy to educate the general public of cholangiocarcinoma and the challenges associated with it.

The Cholangiocarcinoma Foundation has designated February as cholangiocarcinoma awareness month. Several events will be taking place this month in order to raise awareness of this rare cancer. Events include fundraising for 2011's Young Investigator Award, awareness drives on Facebook and Twitter and a call on Congress.

“We wanted to designate a month where our dedicated community could channel their energy to educate the general public of cholangiocarcinoma (bile duct cancer) and the challenges associated with it,” said foundation president, Sara Hinkley. She added, “We developed a series of events and daily challenges to assist with directing our efforts throughout the month of February.” To participate or learn more visit the foundation’s
web site at: http://www.cholangiocarcinoma.org.

The Cholangiocarcinoma Foundation is a 501(c) (3) non-profit organization. Its vision is to bring about a CURE for cholangiocarcinoma through Collaboration, Understanding, Research and Education.

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