About BCAN

The Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network, or BCAN, was founded in 2005 and is the only national advocacy organization devoted to advancing bladder cancer research and supporting those impacted by the disease. BCAN is on the front-lines advocating for greater public awareness and increased funding for research to identify effective treatments and eventually, a cure for bladder cancer.

About the Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network

  • Who we are

    Each year, BCAN provides thousands of patients, caregivers and the medical community with the educational resources and support services they need to navigate their bladder cancer journeys.

  • Board of Directors

    Learn more about BCAN Board of Directors

  • Scientific Advisory Board

    BCAN’s Scientific Advisory Board (SAB) is composed of distinguished leading academic urologists, oncologists, radiation oncologists, and pathologists working within the bladder cancer field, representing many of the major cancer centers in the U.S and Canada.

  • Bladder Cancer Advocacy Staff

    Learn more about Bladder Cancer Advocacy Staff

  • Latest News

    The latest bladder cancer and BCAN News

  • Financial & Annual Reports

    The Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network (BCAN) is recognized as an authorized 501c3 non-profit organization by the Internal Revenue Service. Click here to learn more about BCAN financial reports and 990’s.

  • Partners & Sponsors

    BCAN partners with companies and organizations to further the fight against bladder cancer, ensure quality programs and improve our research program.  Our national partners not only sponsor BCAN events, but also provide programmatic support, enabling us to advance our mission on behalf of the bladder cancer community.

  • BCAN Store

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