Harper Cancer Research Institute | February 4, 2016
Today, February 4th is World Cancer Day. World Cancer Day was established by the Paris Charter adopted at the World Summit Against Cancer for the New Millennium in Paris on February 4, 2000. The goals of the charter are the promotion of research to cure as well as prevent the disease, upgrades to the provided services to the patients, the sensitization of the common opinion and the mobilization of the global community against cancer.
Every family is impacted by cancer. At the Harper Cancer Research Institute (HCRI), researchers from across the University of Notre Dame are dedicated to conducting innovative and integrative research that confronts the complex challenges of cancer. Simply stated, HCRI is changing the way we fight cancer at Notre Dame and beyond.