Fran Drescher


President & Visionary, Cancer Schmancer Movement; Film & Television Actress; US Diplomat; President, FranBrand Skincare

Turning pain into purpose is extremely helping and helps make sense out of the senseless.

Fran Drescher brings passion and commitment to all of her endeavors. She received two Emmy and two Golden Globe nominations for her role on ?The Nanny?, which Drescher created & executive produced. Drescher is also an accomplished author of two New York Times best sellers. A 10 year uterine cancer survivor, she is the Founder, President & Visionary of the Cancer Schmancer Movement, a non-profit organization that is focused on prevention & early detection of cancer. This past month, Cancer Schmancer launched its new prevention program, Trash Cancer, to educate our nation on toxic chemicals in every day products and how to be healthy, smart consumers.



Sunday, October 09

CIW Talk: Health & Wellness

In 1900 the average person in the US lived to the age of 43; by 2000 it was 75. Based on the current breakthroughs in healthcare and technology,... read more
Speakers: Dr. David Agus, Dr. Rick Hanson, Dr. Milton & Dr. Fred Ochieng, Glen Tullman, Fran Drescher, Dr. Sanjay Gupta
Edlis Neeson Theater at the Museum of Contemporary Art 220 East Chicago Avenue

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