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We’re making some changes this spring

We’re making some changes this spring

Happy spring, 2019! The new year came with goals, plans, and dreams; our 2019 is no exception. We’re making some changes! After 8 years of funding research, supporting patients, and preventing cancer as the HPV and Anal Cancer Foundation, we have restructured the Foundation into the following two, separate programs: The Anal Cancer Foundation: supporting… read more

Creating HPV Awareness on BBC News

Creating HPV Awareness on BBC News

On HPV Awareness Day, 4th March 2019, the Foundation was invited onto BBC News to discuss human papillomavirus and the vaccine that protects against it. A segment earlier in the programme reported that HPV vaccination rates in BAME girls in the UK were less likely to be vaccinated against HPV than other communities. The interview… read more

Almadas receive inaugural Joe Biden Cancer Award

Almadas receive inaugural Joe Biden Cancer Award

On September 20th, Justine, Tristan and Camille Almada, co-founders of The HPV and Anal Cancer Foundation received the inaugural Biden Cancer Initiative FIERCE award for Exemplary Leadership. Nominated by a friend of the Foundation, they were honored for their efforts in changing the landscape for HPV and anal cancer. They were selected from amongst a… read more