Governor’s Signature Brings Awareness to Rare Cancer

COLUMBUS – Ohio Governor Mike DeWine signed into law this morning House Bill 537, legislation sponsored by State Representative Cindy Abrams (R-Harrison) to designate February 12 as Cholangiocarcinoma (pronounced koh-LAN-jee-oh-KAR-sih-NOH-muh) Awareness Day. “I’m proud to sponsor this important legislation. With more awareness, we hope to give patients and medical providers the foresight to catch this…

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Happy Retirement to Donna Mayer

Donna Mayer

The Cholangiocarcinoma Foundation announces the retirement of Donna Mayer. Donna worked tirelessly to help build CCF into a trusted, global source of cholangiocarcinoma information and resources. Her work on the CCF annual conference and research fellowship programs was exceptional and helped to extend the work of CCF across the globe. For nearly a decade, Donna led programs and developed policies that increased awareness about…

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Bill recognizing Cholangiocarcinoma Awareness Day clears Ohio Senate, heads to governor

Rep. Cindy Abrams (R-Harrison) The Cholangiocarcinoma Foundation congratulates Rep. Cindy Abrams (R-Harrison) and the Ohio legislature for the passage of House Bill 537. The legislation sponsored by Abrams designating February 12 as Cholangiocarcinoma Awareness Day unanimously passed the House Health Committee, Senate Health Committee and the Ohio House. On Wednesday, the bill was also favorably…

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