If you have come to this page, it means you are interested in helping us battle cancer. You or someone in your family may be affected, and you know how important it is to gain new information that will help us prevent, control, treat, and eventually cure cancer.

The Dr. Modiano Oncology Research Fund (#2001) at the University of Minnesota Foundation supports research in comparative oncology, with special emphasis on the human-canine connection in cancer research and treatment. The University of Minnesota Foundation is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization, and the full amount of your donation is tax deductible.

Visit the Online Donation Website

To send a donation by mail, make out a check to University of Minnesota Foundation (UMF) Fund #2001 and mail to:

Dr. Modiano Oncology Research Fund
Attention: Jaime Modiano
Veterinary Clinical Sciences, Room 410 VMC
1365 Gortner Ave.
Saint Paul, MN 55108

If you have questions about making a donation, or if you would like to designate a specific area of interest for your donation, please contact Dr. Modiano at or 612-625-7436.