The poor have a totally different battle when it comes to breast cancer:
Watch our founder, Dora E. Arias, on her interview for the PBS documentary, Cancer – Emperor of all Maladies. She talks about the difficulties the poor face when afflicted with breast cancer and why it so important for poor patients to have an advocate to help them navigate through the healthcare system and to connect them to resources.
New Jersey Hero First Lady Mary Pat Christie names our founder as the 30th New Jersey Hero for her work with medically underserved women affected by breast cancer. The award ceremony took place at Sofi Color Lounge in Summit. We would like to thank the First Lady for recognizing our work in the community and Sofi and her staff for supporting Curémonos during all these years. Thank You!
Today Show Watch our founder, Dora E. Arias on The Today Show where she shares her journey with breast cancer and Curémonos.
Read about Curémonos and our founder's journey with breast cancer in an article published by Family Circle: Click here to read the article
Patient of CourageThe American Society of Plastic Surgeons has selected our founder, Dora E. Arias, as one of the Patients of Courage for her work with Curémonos. The Patients of Courage: Triumph Over Adversity awards recognize inspirational reconstructive plastic surgery patients who use their experiences, strength and determination to help others in need and give back to their communities through charitable work.
Haciendo PatriaIn May 2012, Telecafe, a television network in Colombia, documented the story of Curémonos for its program “Haciendo Patria”. The documentary highlighted our founder’s experience with breast cancer and includes the history of the establishment of Curémonos. The documentary was shown in Colombia as well as in 27 countries, including all of the United States. We thank the production companies PRODUVISION and TV Colombia for producing the documentary as well as the following individuals:
Jorge Ivan Rodriguez, Journalist, Leo Ocampo, Camera Man, David Felipe Gomez, Editor, Andrés Almeida, Audio, and Jorge Hoyos, Producer
Model of CourageIn March of 2012, Ford Warriors in Pink selected our founder, Dora E. Arias, as one of their Models of Courage. Dora serves as a role model in her community and to all those involved in the fight against breast cancer. Dora appears nationally as one of the models for the 2012 line of Warriors in Pink wear and gear. In her interview, she shares her personal experience with breast cancer and why she established Curémonos to help medically-underserved women affected with breast cancer.
Curémonos - Summit Medical GroupJoin Summit Medical Group surgeon, Peter Hyans, M.D., and Curémonos Founder, Dora E. Arias, for a moving story on how Curémonos helps medically underserved and uninsured women with breast cancer.