Grant Awards - 2015
University of Chicago Medicine, Chicago, IL
$728,000 to support construction of Supportive Oncology Care Suite, which will allow supportive oncology services to be housed and provided in one central location for the first time at University of Chicago Medicine. The newly designed space will be located in the outpatient care facility of the Duchossois Center for Advanced Medicine adjacent to the chemotherapy infusion treatment area. The Supportive Oncology Care Suite will allow supportive care services to be delivered in an interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary approach to all cancer patients.
College of American Pathologists Foundation, Northfield, IL
$40,000 to support organization's See, Test & Treat breast and cervical cancer screening program, which provides one day of free testing, same-day test results and follow-up care to underserved women. The program would be held at Loyola University Medical Center in August, 2015 and serve 50 to 75 women while providing education to a larger population.