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In The News

September 1, 2018

Free Prostate Cancer Screening at the Ralph Lauren Center for Cancer Care

Prostate cancer is the most common cancer in men. Screening and early diagnosis may improve survival rates and lower the treatment side effects. To learn more about a free prostate screening call the Ralph Lauren Center for Cancer Care at 212-987-1777. Note: Initial prostate cancer screenings at the Ralph Lauren Center for Cancer Care are […] Read More...

July 21, 2016

Pampered and P.I.N.K.’s Summertime Beauty Bash 2016

On Saturday, July 16, 2016 we helped Pampered and P.I.N.K. host its Summertime Beauty Bash. Their Summertime Beauty Bash is a non-medical, brand-neutral public service program that teaches beauty techniques to cancer patients while teaching them to embrace and overcome some of the physical, appearance related side effects, resulting from their cancer care treatments. This […] Read More...

June 17, 2016

The Servicing Our Community event was a success!

  On Saturday, May 21, 2016 we had our “Servicing The Community” event and it was a success! Many people participated in health and wellness programs and demonstrations. Information was provided on how to sustain a healthy lifestyle. We also celebrated a new on-site nutrition program funded through EcoMedia’s WellnessAd program and Chef Marjorie Young […] Read More...

January 7, 2016

U.S. Cancer Deaths Plummet

Dr. Gina Villani is quoted in an article detailing the decrease in cancer mortality, discussing the challenges face by minority and underserved patients seeking cancer care. Read More...

September 30, 2015

A Day in the Life of David Lauren

How David Lauren, executive vice president of global advertising, marketing and corporate communications for Ralph Lauren (and Ralph Lauren’s son), is bringing the brand into the 21st century.

September 28, 2015

Ralph Lauren Teams With Macy’s for Pink Pony Campaign

For the third year, The Pink Pony Campaign, Ralph Lauren Corp.’s worldwide initiative in the fight against cancer, has partnered with Macy’s, which will offer a special collection of items that transform Polo Ralph Lauren shops into “Pink Pony” destinations in 48 locations across the U.S. and at

Press Releases

February 1, 2016

Bristol-Myers Squibb Foundation Awards Eight New Grants

Bristol-Myers Squibb Foundation announced eight grants totaling nearly $11.5 million that will help make lung and skin cancer screening programs, care and patient support more accessible to underserved populations. The Ralph Lauren Center for Cancer Care is among the grantees, having received a $604,582 grant to pilot a lung cancer screening and continuum of care access […] Read More...

April 16, 2015

National Breast Cancer Foundation and BJ’s Wholesale Check Presentation

The National Breast Cancer Foundation (NBCF) received a $290,000 check from BJ’s Wholesale Club, and two-time cancer survivor Lisa Halkias-Thiesing was presented with the Dr. Gina Villani Courage Award. Ms. Halkias-Thiesing is the Director of Clinical Operations at the Ralph Lauren Center for Cancer Care and oversees all of its support programs.