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Party with a Purpose

| October 28, 2018 | Parties National

On October 28, 2018, the 17th Annual Party With a Purpose, a gala to support cancer research for the American Association for Cancer Research, was held at Hilton Philadelphia at Penn’s Landing. Honorees included Karen Knudsen, PhD, Enterprise Director of the Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center at Jefferson Health, who received the 2018 Scientific Achievement Award. The 2018 Distinguished Service Award was awarded to John J. Dougherty, CEO of Electrical Workers Local 98, for the organization’s support of the AACR and 6ABC Gary Papa Run for Prostrate Cancer Research.

Photography by: Photography by HughE Dillon and American Association for Cancer Research - Whitney Thomas