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Beth Y. Karlan, MDDecember 15, 2011

Dr. Beth KarlanOur 7th run for her was our best ever.  Thanks to you we had more participants, more volunteers, more Sleepwalkers and raised more money than ever before.

The spirit in Pan Pacific Park was electric this year, and the enthusiasm that permeated the crowd was inspiring.  It is a privilege to work with every one of you as we push hard to end cancer as a threat to women.  Your support ensures that our doctors and scientists continue research that is giving us better treatments, improved screening, and saving lives.  Together we are making a difference!

In this season of celebration, I want to thank everyone who made run for her 2011 such an outstanding success.  I would also ask that as you celebrate with your relatives, use this time to learn more about any cancer history in your family.  Knowing your familial risk for cancer is one of the best tools we have to keep you healthy and cancer free.

From the entire Women’s Cancer Program family, best wishes for a safe and happy holiday season.

Beth Y. Karlan, MD

Categories: From the Desk of Dr. Karlan 2 Comments, Leave a Reply

  • Sandy Levy

    This is my fourth walk..my daughter and I are proud to participate in this great event to raise money for cancer research!…As Dr Beth karlan says, the spirit is electric!! Go girls!!

  • http://www.runforher.com Kelli

    Hi Sandy,

    4 years…wow!! We can’t express enough how grateful we are for the support and participation from you and your daughter. Thank you for helping to make the spirit at run for her truly electric! We love getting to meet the wonderful people that support run for her. Please come by Nanci’s Awareness Tent at run for her and say hi. Would love to meet you and your daughter!

    All the Best,

    Kelli Sargent,

    run for her, Founder