AutoNation and Dolphins Challenge Cancer Recognized For $1 Million Commitment to Breast Cancer Research Foundation

Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center MD, Gastrointestinal Surgical Oncology, Sarcoma and Connective Tissue Surgical Oncology, Surgical Oncology Nipun Merchant; Dolphins Challenge Cancer Board Chairwoman Elizabeth Jenkins; AutoNation Cancer Survivor and Sr. Specialist of Customer Marketing Susan Miller; AutoNation Chief Executive Officer Mike Manley; Breast Cancer Research Foundation Chief Scientific Officer Dorraya El-Ashry; Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center , MD, Breast Surgical Oncology, Cutaneous (Skin) Surgical Oncology, Sarcoma and Connective Tissue Surgical Oncology, Surgical Oncology Neha Goel; Breast Cancer Research Foundation Managing Director of Business Development Lisa De Luca; Dolphins Challenge Cancer Executive Director Javier Sanchez.

At Sunday’s Miami Dolphins home opener against the Denver Broncos, AutoNation, Inc. (NYSE: AN)  and Dolphins Challenge Cancer (DCC) representatives were recognized on the field at Hard Rock Stadium for their new commitment of $1 million to address health disparities linked to social, economic and environmental factors. The gift to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation (BCRF)  will fund groundbreaking research at Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center to advance the scientific understanding of the relationship between social determinants of health, specifically, neighborhood disadvantage and breast cancer mortality. AutoNation’s partnership with DCC and BCRF is part of its decade long DRV PNK mission to drive out cancer. Through DRV PNK, AutoNation has donated more than $35 million to charitable community partners to generate awareness and support critical research and treatment of cancer from coast to coast.