Limb Preservation Foundation Announces the Completion of Funding For a University Chair at Colorado State University, Led By AlloSource®, To Support Pediatric and Extremity Bone Cancer Research  |  October 9, 2014

Tom Cycyota (President & Chief Executive Officer – AlloSource), Ross M. Wilkins, M.D. (President & Founder – The Limb Preservation Foundation), Stephen Withrow, DVM (Flint Animal Cancer Center) and Nicole Ehrhart, VMD (Flint Animal Cancer Center)

Tom Cycyota (President & Chief Executive Officer – AlloSource), Ross M. Wilkins, M.D.
(President & Founder – The Limb Preservation Foundation), Stephen Withrow, DVM (Flint Animal Cancer Center) and Nicole Ehrhart, VMD (Flint Animal Cancer Center)

The Limb Preservation Foundation has announced the completion of funding for the Ross M. Wilkins, M.D. Limb Preservation University Chair in Musculoskeletal Biology and Oncology at the Colorado State University Flint Animal Cancer Center. AlloSource, one of the nation’s largest providers of skin, bone and soft tissue allografts for use in surgical procedures, and the world’s largest processor of cellular bone allografts, pledged the lead gift to the University Chair. Additional financial support for the position comes from the McDonnell Family Foundation, the Ferguson Family and many generous supporters of The Limb Preservation Foundation. Colorado State University matched each dollar raised to fund this new position. The University Chair will provide for a scientific leader in musculoskeletal biology who will work with researchers at Colorado State University and scientists from around the globe to advance research in current and challenging issues surrounding limb preservation.

Continue reading about the University Chair here.

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