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Philly Fights Cancer: Round 3


Sat, October 28, 2017
8:00 PM

Philly Fights Cancer is a charitable event that supports clinical trials and translational research at the Abramson Cancer Center (ACC) of the University of Pennsylvania. The first two star-studded, sold-out galas raised $3.5 and $5.5 million respectively.

Round 3 will take place on Saturday, October 28th at Philadelphia’s iconic Navy Yard. This year’s event will feature a live performance by Grammy, Oscar and Golden Globe-winner John Legend with additional talent to be announced. In addition to showcasing the talent of our star performers, Philly Fights Cancer will honor extraordinary individuals who are all-stars in their commitment to furthering the fight against cancer, Lynn M. Schuchter, MD, Chief of the Division of Hematology Oncology and C. Willard Robinson Professor of Hematology-Oncology and the Tara Miller Melanoma Foundation/Miller Family.

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