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Pedal the Cause: We did it (for cancer research)!

2013-Nov-04 15:12:10
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By James Short Director of Digital Communications and Design Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute More than 400 riders crossed the finish line at the inaugural Pedal the Cause San Diego (PTC) bike ride Oct. 25-26, but proceeds to fund cancer research at Sanford-Burnham and other San Diego institutes are still coming in, and members of Team Sanford-Burnham […]

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Be Part of Something Bigger

2013-Oct-30 14:38:40
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By Gary Hand District Service Manager at Life Technologies On October 27th my wife and I will be riding as part of the Life Technologies’ Pedal the Cause Team to raise money to fund local San Diego cancer research. My name is Gary Hand. I am a Field Service District Manager, based in San Diego. I have been […]

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Fighting for a Cure

2013-Oct-23 09:30:02
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By Agnes Lee Director, Investor Relations at Life Technologies I have sustained much loss in my life because of cancer.  Last year, I lost my father to pancreatic cancer, as well as a very close friend who had battled lymphoma for over two years.  My mother also lost her fight with cancer, when the treatments […]

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Free Training = Pedal the Cause!

2013-Oct-21 08:30:19
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By Jim Thibault, Team CareFusion Free training! With real cyclists! While helping a great charity – Pedal the Cause! With the usual reasons for riding in the Pedal the Cause event – worthwhile charity, to remember those lost to or battling cancer, support local research involvement and the many other benefits of participating – the […]

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Teamwork, Accepting the Challenge

2013-Oct-18 08:20:53
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By Rebecca Hemenway Product Manager, Medical Science Informatics at Life Technologies “Individual commitment to a group effort… That is what makes a team work, a company work, a society work, a civilization work.” –Vince Lombardi When I was a young girl I experienced a traumatic medical condition that influenced where I am today. This experience […]

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Who is Riding: Jeff Gross

2013-Oct-16 18:45:10
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Cancer Survivor & Riding for Team CareFusion Jeff Gross is Vice President of Research and Development and Chief Technology Officer for the Procedural Solutions business segment at CareFusion. He is also a cancer survivor. “Cancer has unfortunately touched me, my immediate family, and my extended family,” said Jeff. “Both my wife and I are cancer […]

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Who is Riding: Rebecca George

2013-Oct-11 14:01:10
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Riding in Honor and Memory of Her Long-Time Friend Off-Broadway singer and 2-day Pedal the Cause rider Rebecca George will be hosting a special fundraising cabaret performance Tuesday, October 15 at 7:30 pm located at the Carlsbad City Library Auditorium. The title of the performance is appropriately titled Life is a Cabaret! featuring Rebecca singing […]

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Why I’m Riding to Support Pedal the Cause

2013-Oct-07 16:14:26
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By Pat Lappin Investigative Pathology Lead at Pfizer I spent Memorial Day weekend this year with a friend who was recently diagnosed with glossal (tongue) squamous cell carcinoma.  I was awed by his progress after an extensive surgical procedure to remove the tumor and his positive outlook for the future.  This week, he’s scheduled to […]

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