Abramson Cancer Center

The Abramson Cancer Center at the University of Pennsylvania is a national leader in cancer research, patient care, and education. Designated a Comprehensive Cancer Center by the National Cancer Institute, the Abramson Cancer Center is home to more than 400 basic, translational, and clinical scientists who work relentlessly to determine the cause of cancer.

The Kelly Rooney Breast Cancer Research Fund seeks to:

  • Find new ways to prevent, diagnose and treat breast cancer
  • Focus on the unique issues for young women facing the disease
  • Support the necessary scientific and programmatic infrastructure to optimize the understanding and clinical management of young women who are at a high risk of breast cancer