The Basser Jean Bash is a biennial fundraising event to benefit cancer research. View past Jean Bash videos below. 

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2019 Basser Jean Bash Recap

The Basser Jean Bash fundraiser on November 18, 2019, raised $9 million to support BRCA-related cancer research and featured Nina Garcia, editor-in-chief of Elle Magazine and judge on Project Runway.

Basser Jean Bash 2019: Amy Gutmann, PhD

University of Pennsylvania President Amy Gutmann, PhD, spoke about the importance of cancer research at the 2019 Basser Jean Bash.

Basser Jean Bash 2019: Dave Price

WNBC-TV weatherman and journalist Dave Price spoke at the 2019 Basser Jean Bash about hereditary pancreatic cancer and the importance of funding cancer research.

Basser Jean Bash 2019: Jon Mehlman

Jon Mehlman shared his personal story with hereditary cancer and spoke in memory of his wife Marla at the 2019 Basser Jean Bash.

Basser Jean Bash 2019: Mindy and Jon Gray

Basser Center founders Mindy and Jon Gray spoke at the biennial Basser Jean Bash fundraiser in Manhattan on November 18, 2019, which raised $9 million to support BRCA-related cancer research.

Basser Jean Bash 2019: Nina Garcia

Nina Garcia, editor-in-chief of Elle Magazine and judge on Project Runway, spoke at the 2019 Basser Jean Bash fundraiser and helped launch the LATINX & BRCA initiative to raise awareness of hereditary cancer in Latino communities.

Basser Jean Bash 2019: Rabbi Angela Buchdahl

Rabbi Angela Buchdahl graciously sang at the 2019 Basser Jean Bash fundraiser.

Basser Jean Bash 2019: Robert Vonderheide, MD, DPhil

Robert Vonderheide, MD, DPhil, Director of Penn Medicine's Ambramson Cancer Center, spoke at the 2019 Basser Jean Bash about the importance of innovative cancer research.

Basser Jean Bash 2019: Shari and Len Potter

Basser Global Prize founders Shari and Len Potter spoke at the 2019 Basser Jean Bash. 

Basser Jean Bash 2019: Susan Domchek, MD

Basser Executive Director Susan Domchek, MD, discussed the importance of cancer research at the 2019 Basser Jean Bash fundraiser and thanked all of the Basser Center's generous donors.

2017 Basser Jean Bash Recap

On November 14th, with a sold out crowd of over 1,100 people, the Basser Center for BRCA celebrated 5 years of remarkable progress.

2017 Basser Jean Bash: Amy Gutmann & Robert Vonderheide

At the 2017 Basser Jean Bash, University of Pennsylvania President Amy Gutmann, PhD, and Penn Cancer Center Director Robert Vonderheide, MD, DPhil, spoke about the importance of the Basser Center.