From the Board (Avenues 26 – Summer 2009)

Welcome to the summer issue of Avenues!

INTERPRETING THE RESULTS OF MEDICAL RESEARCH
There are few things in life that are black and white and medical research is certainly no exception. In this next installment of our Becoming Your Own Advocate series, we turn our focus to how patients and health care providers can better understand and apply the results of published medical research. Click here for more.

RESEARCH UPDATE:
OVARIAN CANCER EARLY DETECTION PROJECT
Is there meaningful information contained within the breath? Could this information lead to the early detection of ovarian cancer? The Pine Street Foundation seeks to answer these questions with a ground-breaking new study. Click here for an update on our progress.

NEW WEBSITE
We’ve recently redesigned our website to include great new features and easier navigation of our archives.

PINE STREET IN THE NEWS
We’re pleased that the media’s enthusiasm for our organization and research continues. Recently, the June issue of O, the Oprah Magazine included a feature about our canine scent detection work. Click here to read this article and other recent clippings.

THANK YOU
Your support is very important to us! From cash donations to office supplies, we’re very thankful for your generosity. Click here to learn more about how you can help or volunteer.