Hormone-Refractory Prostate Cancer
or Castrate-Resistant Prostate Cancer
Treating Maintaining Quality of Life
Hormone-Refractory Prostate Cancer Association, Inc., is not affiliated with any other group or organization. For brevity, we use HRPCa Association, Inc. to stand for the full name of Hormone-Refractory Prostate Cancer Association, Inc.
The corporation is registered
in Ohio, USA, and has been granted tax exempt status in Ohio. All
expenses are supported by donations from individuals.
The HRPCa Association, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit public charity. U.S.A. Tax ID: 20-1714489.
The website and support list are supported by donations from individuals. See the Donations Page for information on how to donate.
Officers and Members of the Association
Current officers of the Association are President - Bruce Laumeister; Vice-Presidents - Martin Magid, Jan Manarite and James Lanpher; and Secretary /Treasurer/Acting Webmaster - Joan MacKenzie (widow of Howard Hansen). Ludwick Papaurelis is an Advisor and Judy Thurman is VP Emeritus. There are 104 members of the HRPCa E-mail Support Group.
Past President, Howard Hansen, lost his 17 year struggle to combat prostate cancer in October, 2010. He was a cofounder of the group in 2001 and the driving force behind the organization, online support list and website for over five years.
This site is a privately-established and maintained Web site that is intended
only for educational and support purposes of men with advanced or hormone
refractory prostate cancer and their families. It has no connection to nor is it
affiliated with any other organization or group. It accepts no advertising.
Information at this site is not intended to be, nor should it be accepted as,
medical advice, which should come only from your physician. Inclusion of
material at this site is not an endorsement or recommendation of any product or
purpose but is provided as educational only.
Protection of Privacy
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anonymous web traffic analysis for our site as provided by our web hosting
provider. (For example, this tells us how
many people have visited, what pages were seen most, how many visitors use
Netscape vs. Explorer, etc.) No personal information is ever collected or
analyzed by us.
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HRPCa.org because we believe that education is important. We do ask that a
request be made to us by email (see link below) and that
proper credit to the HRPCa.org web site be made.
This information related to HRPCa, AIPC, and/or CRPC is provided for educational purposes only and does not replace or amend professional medical advice. Unless otherwise stated and credited, the content of this website is by and the opinion of and copyright © 2001-2013 Howard Hansen and/or HRPCa Association, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Our policy regarding privacy, right to reprint and contact information are at About Us. We are a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit public charity.