August News & Events
Upcoming Events
Coming this November....
CWR's 2nd annual CureAccelerator Live!
 A National Repurposing Research Pitch Event with a Cancer Focus being Held in Chicago

Look out for a Save the Date email with more information - coming soon! 

Respond to & share our  Request for Proposals  on CureAccelerator™ !


CWR in the News


Cures Within Reach Young Professionals Board Welcomes 2017 Elected Chairs and New Members

The YPB is a diverse team of young professionals from a variety of industries, including healthcare, business, law, and philanthropy. The YPB is proud to announce the following newly elected committee chairs:

Melvin McElrath, Pfizer – Executive Vice Chair

Kimberly Woods, University of Chicago – Membership Committee Chair

Yanran He, University of Chicago – Media/Communications Chair

​Read the full press release!

See all the YPB members

For more information about the YPB, contact
Helen Ji, Ex ecutive Chair  at

Volunteer Spotlight
2016/2017 Interns 

We'd like to say a huge Thank You! to all of our 2016/2017 interns from Northwestern and Adler Universities. They've taken on a variety of projects and initiatives and we are very grateful for their hard work and invaluable help to our organization.

Our incredible interns have helped us with the Global Health Repurposing Awards, the Annual Meeting, our Social Media strategy and so much more. 

THANK YOU from all of us at Cures Within Reach!