Research is vital to finding better ways to prevent, diagnose and treat head and neck cancer. This section of the Joan’s Fund Web site is dedicated to updates on research. Your donations to Joan’s Fund help support research during a time when researchers are struggling to find funding. Read more about research advances currently taking place at Ohio State's Comprehensive Cancer Center – James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute:

Fund Receives $24,000 Grant from Delta Dental

Joan's Fund Participates in Ohio Dental Association Convention

Screening: The First Line of Defense

The Adventures of a Head and Neck Cancer Advocate

Jeanette Ferguson Shares Experience from 6th Annual Frontiers in Cancer Prevention Research Conference

Research Focuses on Oral Cancer Prevention (2007)

Third Frontier Grant ‘Biomedical Devices for Disease Diagnosis and Therapy’ (2006)

Advances in Oral Cancer Research from the Weghorst Laboratory (2005)

Researchers Study Genetic Markers (2004)

2004 Newsletter

2005 Newsletter

2006 Newsletter

2007 Newsletter

2009 Newsletter

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