Celebrating 24 Years of Cancer Research Funding


Celebrate the past year's accomplishments in cancer clinical trials as we gather around Gateway-funded researchers, donors, and patients to highlight the past, present, and future of our cancer research funding.


A panel of expert researchers will present, reflect on and look ahead to Gateway's investment in patient-centric cancer research and personalized diagnostics and treatments.


We will also announce the recipient of the
2015 Cancer Researcher of the Year Award

Mystery Person

Tuesday, April 21, 2015
Embassy Suites Chicago
Downtown Lakefront
511 N. Columbus Dr.
Chicago River Ballroom



Elizabeth Cole Dr.Gilanders Dr. Kohrt
Elizabeth Cole, Principal, Graettinger Cole Impact Consulting William E. Gillanders, MD, Washington University of Medicine in St. Louis Holbrook Kohrt, MD, PhD, The Stanford Medical University
Dr. Leary Michelle Ashby  
Sarah Leary, MD, Center for Clinical and Translational Research, Seattle Children's Hospital Michelle Ashby, Inspirational Cancer Conqueror

Our vision is to shape a world in which a cancer diagnosis is no longer feared.