Anna Michelle Collar was born August 26, 1980 in Powell, Wyoming and grew up in Darrouzett, Texas. Anna had a passion for life and a smile that lit up any room she entered. Her friends and family remember her as always going out of her way to help others. She was diagnosed with leukemia on October 14, 2004 and lost her battle on December 22, 2004.
On 12/7/11, we're honoring 2 scientists from Cedars-Sinai and Vanderbilt with the 2011 Brinker Awards for Scientific Distinction in basic science and clinical research, the highest awards of merit given by us! They will be honored for their work during the 34th annual San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium. Learn more about the scientists, their work and the awards at the link below.