On September 21st, 2018, Vice President Joe Biden and Dr. Jill Biden convened a national Biden Cancer Summit, with the anchor event in Washington D.C., and more than 450 Community Summits held where people live, work, learn, and worship around the country. The effort brought together thousands of people to focus national attention on the urgency of now to create actionable solutions in the fight against cancer.
L to R: Dr. Jill Biden, Norman Scherzer and Sara Rothschild of the LRG, Vice President Joe Biden. Photo credit: Chuck Kennedy
The Life Raft Group was honored to have Norman J. Scherzer, our Executive Director, chosen as one of the highlighted speakers during the Biden Cancer Summit to feature our Commitment to Doubling the Rate of Progress.
Norman introduced the newest initiative of the LRG, the Pediatric & SDH-Deficient GIST Consortium, a collaborative efforts of physicians, researchers and shared data to stimulate results to improve patient experience.
Biden Cancer Summit Gallery
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