Who We Are
The Ellen Shaw de Paredes Breast Cancer Foundation champions the cause of early detection to save lives…through education, free screenings and research in a culture of passion.
The Ellen Shaw de Paredes Breast Cancer Foundation is that rare crossroads where 21st Century technology meets compassion, and where respect for life is the guiding and evident principle.
Funds raised by the Foundation support:
- Professional education.
- Research initiatives.
- Community outreach and awareness.
- Free mammography screening for the underserved.
- Teaching programs for radiologists and radiology technologists in the sub-specialty of breast imaging.
The Foundation serves the public through educational programs, free screening mammography for underserved women and pilot research projects oriented to the early detection of breast cancer. The Continuing Medical Education and Fellowship programs offered through the Foundation are all focused on raising the bar to save lives through the early detection of breast cancer.