Heat It To Beat It is a movement started by HIPEC survivors of Dr. Armando Sardi and his colleagues, Drs. Vadim Gushchin and Kurtis Campbell, to raise awareness and funding to advance this life-saving treatment and research. Heat It To Beat It is entirely supported by the generous contributions of patients, families, and friends whose lives have been touched by cancer.

By donating today, you will become a part of a movement: To educate both patients and medical professionals to increase early referrals and decrease misdiagnosis and incorrect treatment To further research on this rare and devastating disease To provide the best possible care and cultivate hope for patients and their families

Examples of What My Donation Supports:

  • HIPEC Awareness and Education Educational resources for 10 new patients $200
  • Sharing the impact of HIPEC treatment and outcomes at national/international medical symposia $2,500
  • Research Genomic tumor testing to better understand the behavior of appendiceal tumors $5,000
  • Annual training for 1 fellow enrolled in the Research Scholar Program $20,000
  • Clinical Trials Gastrointestinal analysis for 1 patient enrolled in the appendiceal microbiome clinical trial $300
  • HIPEC treatment for 1 patient enrolled in ovarian cancer HIPEC trial $5,000


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Annual Survivor Picture from 2016 Heat It to Beat It Walk