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The Salk Institute Represented Team Spirit at Pedal the Cause

2014-Jan-16 15:19:21
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The Salk Institute was strongly represented in the first annual Pedal the Cause San Diego—a weekend cycling event that took place October 26 and 27 to benefit San Diego’s three cancer centers: the Salk, UC San Diego’s Moores Cancer Center and the Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute. In addition to helping strengthen the bonds between the […]

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Pedal the Cause: We did it (for cancer research)!

2013-Nov-04 15:12:10
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By James Short Director of Digital Communications and Design Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute More than 400 riders crossed the finish line at the inaugural Pedal the Cause San Diego (PTC) bike ride Oct. 25-26, but proceeds to fund cancer research at Sanford-Burnham and other San Diego institutes are still coming in, and members of Team Sanford-Burnham […]

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The Battle Against Cancer is a Team Sport

2013-May-13 08:31:31
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By Jim Mazzola Senior Vice President, Marketing & Communication CareFusion Corp.   The battle against cancer is a team sport As someone whose life has been affected by cancer, I’m extremely proud to partner with Pedal the Cause for its inaugural ride. Cancer is the second leading cause of death in the U.S. and the leading […]

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What are the Top Five Things Successful Team Captains Do?

2013-May-02 10:15:48
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Keep it light. You’re the camp counselor, not the drill sergeant.  You’re the catalyst, not the manager. Pedal the Cause is a challenge, but it’s also about coming together and having fun for a good cause. Create and communicate short-term team goals.  Achieving small bite-size goals is fun and motivating for people.  For example, “We’re […]

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