Penn Cancer Survivors to Race in LIVESTRONG Challenge


August 20, 2009

CBS 3

John Malley, a testicular cancer survivor who was treated at the Abramson Cancer Center and is part of the center's LIVESTRONG Survivorship Center of Excellence's Living Well After Cancer program, is profiled in a CBS3 story previewing this weekend's LIVESTRONG Challenge. Penn's team for the cycle, run and walk event, which will be led by Craig Thompson, MD, director of the Abramson Cancer Center, and John Maris, MD, chief of the division of Oncology at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, will take place this Sunday to benefit the LIVESTRONG Survivorship Center of Excellence at Penn Medicine and other institutions. Said Malley, of Penn's survivorship center, "It's definitely beneficial, and it's a great source for people to help deal with the big weight of what they're dealing with." Read More