Through prevention, early detection, and research of head and neck cancer.
HNCA Supports Stand Up To Cancer
as Seventh Biennial Roadblock Telecast Returns on August 21, 2021
HNCA is proud to join the entertainment, philanthropic and scientific communities in support of the Stand Up To Cancer® (SU2C) seventh biennial roadblock telecast, which raises funds for urgently needed new research and treatments for cancer.
This year’s show, announced on July 28, will air on Saturday, August 21 at 8 p.m. ET & PT / 7 p.m. CT. Academy Award®-winning actress Reese Witherspoon and Jim Toth, a media industry entrepreneur and investor, will be co-executive producers. Anthony Anderson, Ken Jeong & Tran Ho, and Sofia Vergara will also join as cohosts.
New head and neck cancers detected in US this year
Survival rate of head and neck cancers detected early
Cases of head and neck cancer were detected early thanks to screening last year alone.
Free screening sites around the world
Number of new head and neck cancers per year globally
Rate increase of oropharyngeal cancers between 1988 and 2004