Sunday, August 24, 2008

The Signing

Here is a photo of President George W. Bush signing into law H.R. 1553, the Caroline Pryce Walker Conquer Childhood Cancer Act, at a ceremony in the Oval Office. The bill authorizes $30 million annually over five years, providing funding for collaborative pediatric cancer clinical trials research, to create a population-based national childhood cancer database, and to further improve public awareness and communication regarding available treatment and research for children with cancer and their family. To read more about curesearch and the conquer childhood cancer act go to http://www.curesearch.org.


1 comment:

Niki said...

AWESOME!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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