Event News & Highlights


2024 Extraordinary Healer®

Nominations are now open for the 2024 Extraordinary Healer® Award for Oncology Nursing!
This recognition will be awarded to three special oncology nurse finalists who continue to bring hope and healing to patients with cancer and their loved ones.


Extraordinary Healer® 2023

Thank you for an extraordinary evening!
CURE® would like to thank everyone who attended the 2032 Extraordinary Healer® award celebration! Congratulations to Abbey Kaler, M.S., APRN, FNP-C, Ph.D., of the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, who received CURE’s 2023 Extraordinary Healer award at a celebration in San Antonio, Texas, before more than 500 of her nursing peers.

Our Awards Events

Who We Are

CURE®’s Extraordinary Healer® and Heroes events are designed to inspire, instill hope, and celebrate those who truly dedicate their lives to helping the cancer community. Our heroes and healers have selflessly gone above and beyond the call of duty to make a difference in the lives of patients with cancer and their loved ones.

Our awards events, taking place throughout the year, are an opportunity to raise awareness and inspire individuals from all ends of the cancer community. Heartfelt stories of real impact are shared and strengthen the bonds between health care professionals, patients with cancer, survivors, and their caregivers.

Shining a light on healers and heroes selflessly going above and beyond…