CDCN Recognized with Multiple Awards in 2016!
The World Affairs Council of Philadelphia presented its inaugural Young Friends Atlas Award to Dr. David Fajgenbaum in honor of his achievements as the Co-Founder and Executive Director of the Castleman Disease Collaborative Network. The 2016 Atlas Award was also presented to the Hon. Joseph R. Biden, Vice President of the United States, in recognition of his historic and visionary leadership in the fight against cancer. Fajgenbaum's father (David), Fajgenbaum, Vice President Biden, Managing Director of Communications, Caitlin Fajgenbaum, Community Coordinator, Patty Prazenica, and CDCN Advisory Council member, Bernie Prazenica are in the photograph below.
Dr. David Fajgenbaum was also awarded the 2016 RareVoice Federal Patient Advocacy Award by The EveryLife Foundation for Rare Diseases, which is dedicated to accelerating biotech innovation for rare disease treatments through science-driven public policy. CDCN Managing Director of Development, Mary Zuccato, Fajgenbaum, and Chief Strategic Officer, Wes Kaupinen are photographed below.