Komen in the News

Susan G. Komen and Komen East Tennessee Are Making Headlines

Explore the links below to learn more about the difference we’re making in East Tennessee and across the world.

  • Study finds chemo might be unnecessary for some forms of breast cancer (interview with Komen East TN staff). Read more.

  • Know Your Girls Campaign Encourages Black Women To Understand Breast Cancer Risks. Read more.

  • Susan G. Komen®, the Milburn Foundation and the Inflammatory Breast Cancer (IBC) Research Foundation raise more than $635,000 in 31 Days to take on aggressive breast cancer. Read more.

  • RadComp Study: Kim Wright, an AIS-SC member and Komen Scholar, shared her story in a video from the RadComp group. The RadComp group is doing a study on Radiotherapy Comparative Effectiveness, a nationwide clinical study comparing two FDA approved radiation therapies for the treatment of breast cancer, PHoton Therapy vs. PRoton Therapy. Kim is one of the patient advocates serving as part of the research team. Read more.

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