Conception, pregnancy, birth. This is one of the most natural functions of our bodies. Yet, due to diseases of the reproductive system, for many, it becomes a complicated, unattainable process.
The Campion Fund wants to change that. Through medical research and education, we are working to eradicate these diseases, restoring health and hope to women and men worldwide.Find Out More
Today, there is an urgent need to fund scientists who are dedicated to studying human reproductive diseases. You can help by contributing to the Campion Fund.
The Campion Fund provides peer-reviewed grants to qualified investigators, conducts scientific conferences for the exchange of information, and educates the public on fertility research. Thank you to all of our Donors for your continued support.Donate Now
All women (and men) are urged to attend the upcoming Public Meeting sponsored jointly by The Campion Fund and The Delta Sigma Theta Distinguished Professor Endowed Chair, North Carolina Central University
Uterine Fibroids 2017: A Case for Women’s Health
Saturday, March 11th, 2017
MDC Conference Room
307 W. Main Street
Durham, NC 27701
Registration is Free. Click here to register.
Lunch will be provided
At this all day meeting for the general public learn about new scientific studies of fibroid biology, and about ongoing clinical trials of treatments. Learn about health insurance companies reimbursement decisions for new treatments. Finally learn about how women and their families can advocate for treatment options for these tumors that interfere with work and make life difficult and how women can work together to remove the barriers to effective treatments.
For further information contact either Phyllis Leppert: firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com or
Darlene Taylor: dtaylor@NCCU.EDU
Third Annual Campion Fund Gala: Friday April 7th, 2017
Croasdaile Country Club, Durham, NC
Dinner, Dancing to The fabulous Liquid Pleasure Band and Silent Auction
General Admission Tickets: $100 – Students, Residents and Fellows: $50
Conversations on Sex, Gender and Sexuality Variations:. April 29, 2017. Johnson Hall, St Luke’s Episcopal Church, Durham, NC 9:30AM -4:15PM.
This workshop, sponsored by the Campion Fund, is open to all persons interested in understanding the science of sex, gender and sexuality variations. Experts from the biological, social sciences and humanities will present up-to-date scientific information and facilitate conversations drawing from the latest research on sex, gender and gender identity. Participants are encouraged to bring questions and to engage in small group discussions.
Free Workshop. Lunch will be provided. Suggested $12 donations would be appreciated
Advances in Andrology: The Basic Science Behind Fertility
Friday, October 13, 2017
111 TW Alexander Drive
Research Triangle Park, NC, 27709
Organizers: Phyllis C. Leppert, Campion Fund, Humphrey Yao, NIEHS, Durham, NC
Abstract Deadline: August 15, 2017, send to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Registration begins March 1, 2017 and ends October 11, 2017
Fees: Established scientists: $25 Students and Fellows: $10
The meeting will highlight current research findings in male reproduction
Key Note Speakers: Haifan Lin, Yale University; Marty Matzuk, Baylor College of Medicine;
Plenary Speakers: Janice L. Bailey, Université Laval; Tracy Bale, University of Pennsylvania; Blanche Capel, Duke University; Chris Geyer, Eastern Carolina University; Jannette Defour, Texas Tech University; Tony DeFalco, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital; Matthew Coward, UNC Chapel Hill; Debra Wolgemuth, Columbia University.