Be the Boss Over Cancer

Sponsors of the 2014 annual National Conference on Work & Cancer, which was held on Friday, June 13.

Gold Sponsors:


Eisai Oncology is dedicated to discovering, developing and producing innovative oncology therapies that may make a difference and impact the lives of patients and their families. This passion for people is part of Eisai’s human health care (hhc) mission, which strives for better understanding of the needs of patients and their families to increase the benefits health care provides. Eisai's commitment to meaningful progress in oncology research, built on scientific expertise, is supported by a global capability to conduct discovery and preclinical research, and develop small molecules, vaccines, and biologic agents across various types of cancer.

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Considered the founder of the biotechnology industry, Genentech has been delivering on the promise of biotechnology for more than 30 years, using human genetic information to discover, develop, manufacture and commercialize medicines to treat patients with serious or life-threatening medical conditions. Genentech’s aim as a leading healthcare company is to create, produce and market innovative solutions of high quality for unmet medical needs. Their products and services help to prevent, diagnose and treat diseases, thus enhancing people's health and quality of life. Genentech does this in a responsible and ethical manner and with a commitment to sustainable development respecting the needs of the individual, the society and the environment. Today, Genentech is among the world's leading biotech companies, with multiple products on the market and a promising development pipeline.

Silver Sponsors:

Laura Mercier Ovarian Caner Fund

The Laura Mercier Ovarian Cancer Fund was founded in September 2012 by Laura Mercier Cosmetics. Its mission is to raise awareness and fund research and educational efforts that will help diagnose, treat and support women with ovarian cancer – which is the leading cause of death among gynecological cancers in the United States, according to the American Cancer Society.For more information please visit

Novartis Oncology

Novartis Oncology, a business unit within the Novartis group of companies, strives to become the world's premier oncology business by discovering and developing novel therapies that may improve and extend the lives of people living with cancer and rare diseases. For more information please visit


Pfizer Oncology is committed to the discovery, investigation and development of innovative treatment options to improve the outlook for cancer patients worldwide. Our strong pipeline of biologics and small molecules, one of the most robust in the industry, is studied with precise focus on identifying and translating the best scientific breakthroughs into clinical application for patients across a wide range of cancers. By working collaboratively with academic institutions, individual researchers, cooperative research groups, governments, and licensing partners, Pfizer Oncology strives to cure or control cancer with breakthrough medicines, to deliver the right drug for each patient at the right time. For more information please visit


QVC, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Liberty Interactive Corporation (NASDAQ:LINTA, LINTB), is the world’s leading video and ecommerce retailer. QVC is committed to providing its customers with thousands of the most innovative and contemporary beauty, fashion, jewelry and home products. Its programming is distributed to approximately 290 million homes worldwide through operations in the U.S., Japan, Germany, United Kingdom, Italy and a joint venture in China. West Chester, Pa.-based QVC has shipped more than a billion packages in its 26-year history and the company’s website,, is ranked among the top general merchant Internet sites. QVC, Q, and the Q Ribbon Logo are registered service marks of ER Marks, Inc.


Tweezerman International markets cutting edge beauty tools for brows, lashes, face, manicure and pedicure and is recognized in the beauty industry for setting the highest standards of quality, reliability, innovation and service with every beauty tool sold. The company's uncompromising commitment to excellence makes Tweezerman the choice of celebrities, beauty professionals and the most discerning consumers. Since its inception in 1980 Tweezerman has been committed to Corporate Social Responsibility and operates a Second Bottom Line through which a portion of the company's profits is allocated to charitable organizations.

Bronze Sponsors:


Cancer Treatment Centers of America (CTCA) is a national network of hospitals providing a comprehensive, fully integrated approach to cancer treatment. CTCA serves patients with complex cancer from all 50 states at facilities located in suburban Chicago, Philadelphia, Tulsa and suburban Phoenix. Known for delivering the Mother Standard® of care and Patient Empowerment Medicine®, CTCA provides patients with information about cancer and their treatment options so they can control their treatment decisions.


Symrise is a global supplier of fragrances, flavorings, active ingredients, raw materials and functional ingredients, represented in over 35 countries in Europe, Asia, the United States and Latin America. Its clients include manufacturers of perfumes, cosmetics and foods, the pharmaceutical industry and producers of nutritional supplements.

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