The Gene Upshaw Memorial Tahoe Forest Cancer Center is part of the Bonnie J Addarion Lung Cancer Foundation's Centers of Excellence Program. This program raises the bar for lung cancer treatment at community hospitals. more
The Circle of Life is a beautiful work of stonemason's art is situated at the entry of the cancer center. Each space in the circle represents a generous contribution from members our community. The Circle of Life is now complete. Every patient who enters the Gene Upshaw Memorial Tahoe Forest Cancer Center is now truly welcomed by community generosity. more
Twenty-five NFL Hall of Famers and other sports celebrities came together in July to pay tribute to the former Oakland Raider, Gene Upshaw, and raise funds for cancer programs and traumatic brain injury research during the eighth annual Gene Upshaw Memorial Golf Classic at presenting sponsor’s Schaffer’s Mill Golf & Lake Club. more
In May, guests were treated to a culinary journey courtesy of the best chefs in the region in support of a cause near and dear to their hearts. This important fundraiser provides vital programs and services for cancer patients and their families. This years’ fundraising event exceeded expectations and raised a net total of $138,255. more
The Gene Upshaw Memorial Tahoe Forest Cancer Center in Truckee, California, welcomes Thomas J Semrad, MD, Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology. more