City of Hope doctors, nurses and patients stand up to cancer (w/VIDEO)

May 19, 2014 | by Tami Dennis

Symbolism is powerful. Just ask any of the City of Hope doctors, nurses or patients who participated in The Baton Pass at City of Hope’s recent Bone Marrow Transplant Reunion.

The Baton Pass is a joint campaign by Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) and Siemens to raise funds for SU2C’s cancer research efforts. It launched March 19 on ABC’s “Good Morning America” and will conclude Sept. 5. In between, the Baton will appear at events across the country.

One of those events was City of Hope’s annual reunion of bone marrow transplant recipients and their families, as well as the doctors and nurses who cared for them.

Watch them stand up to cancer.

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Learn more about hematopoietic cell transplantation at City of Hope and our annual Bone Marrow Transplant Reunion.

 

 

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