2019 ACS CAN Rhode Island Research Breakfast

Friday, November 15, 2019 - 7:30am to 9:30am
Roger Williams Park Casino
1000 Elmwood Ave
Providence, RI 02907

Please join us for the 6th Annual Rhode Island Research Breakfast!

Registration will be from 7:30 am - 8 am and the program will be held from 8 am - 9:30 am.

This year's event will discuss the ground breaking strides seen in cancer treatment and care in Rhode Island, featuring a panel of experts that will highlight the impacts of innovation in the health care sector.

Last year's program featured Ana Novais, MA, Deputy Director, Rhode Island Department of Health, and a panel discussion moderated by Kayla Rosati, EdM, CCRP, the Director of the Brown University Oncology Research Group. The panel featured Steven Katz, MD, Director of Surgical Immunotherapy and Director of Surgical Oncology Fellowship at Roger Williams Medical Center; Thomas Renaud, MD, Pediatric Oncology Hematology Specialist at Hasbro Children's Hospital and Rhode Island Hospital Angela Taber, MD, Palliative Care Specialist and Medical Oncologist at Lifespan Cancer Institute and Duncan Whitney, PhD, Janssen Oncology Research and Development.


The American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN) is the nations' leading advocacy organization working every day to make issues facing cancer patients a national and state priority. Whether it is increasing cancer research and prevention funding or improving access to health coverage, ACS CAN protect the needs of patients and families, working to ensure that our innovation ecosystem remains strong and everyone has the access to care they need to prevent, detect and fight cancer.

Corporate and Individual Sponsorship Opportunities

Corporate and Individual Sponsorships are available to support the annual ACS CAN Rhode Island Research Breakfast and the important work that ACS CAN does every day.

To learn more about Corporate Event Sponsorship Opportunities click here. To become a corporate sponsor, click the button  "BECOME A CORPORATE SPONSOR" at the top of the page or click here.

Individual Sponsorships are also available. To learn more about Individual Sponsorship Opportunities click here. To become an Individual Sponsor or purchase a ticket please click here

Thank you to our 2019 Sponsors!


Pannone Lopes Devereaux & O'Gara LLC

NE Laborers Union


Color Amica



PhRMA Logo from Sharepoint

Janssen Oncology



Salve Regina University


Pranzi Catering



For more information on becoming a sponsor, please contact Cori Chandler at [email protected].