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Gruppo Breast Unit Wins PGD 2015!

Oct 30, 2015

Congratulations to Gruppo Breast Unit!

During the past weeks there has been a back and forth race between the first and second place winners, but votes are in and we are excited to announce this year’s grand prize winner, Gruppo BREAST UNIT, Azienda Sanitaria di Firenze, Dipartimento Oncologico.

The Gruppo BREAST UNIT video received over 69,700 online votes and secured the grand prize winner title and a € 8,000 donation from Medline to the their breast cancer charity of choice, Associazione Tages Onlus.

In addition to the grand prize winner, this year’s competition also awarded second, third and fourth place winners. Second place was awarded to Bristol Breast Care Centre in the United Kingdom. They received over 66,500 votes and ended up having a difference of only 3,200 votes separating them from the first place winner. They will be awarded a € 4,000 donation for their charity of choice, Bosom Buddies.

Pink’s World Women in Switzerland was awarded third place after receiving nearly 24,000 votes. They have chosen to donate their € 2,500 prize to RESILIAM, AVAC and Ligue Genevoise Contre le Cancer.

Our fourth place winner is Centro Integrato di Senologia after receiving nearly 20,000 votes. They have chosen to donate their € 1,500 prize to Susan G. Komen Italia Onlus.

Congratulations to our winners and thank you to all of the participants and dedicated voters. We had a great competition and could not do it with out you! 

Pink Glove Dance 2015 - Sign Up Now!

May 07, 2015

Join the European Pink Glove Dance competition today!

Some people walk for breast cancer. Some run. We believe in dancing in pink gloves.  The Medline Pink Glove Dance is the only campaign to unite nearly 200,000 healthcare professionals, patients, survivors and communities worldwide to celebrate hope for a cure and honor those affected by the disease – all through the joy of dancing. Now, in its third year, Medline International B.V. announced the kickoff of its European Pink Glove Dance video competition taking place in the following countries: Austria, Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and the United Kingdom.

Clinica Bofill Wins PGD 2014!

May 07, 2015

The campaigning is done, votes have been cast and the grand prize winner of Medline International’s second annual European Pink Glove Dance video competition is – Clínica Bofill in Girona, Spain. The Pink Glove Dance is the only breast cancer awareness campaign that unites thousands of clinicians, breast cancer survivors and communities, to celebrate hope for a cure and honor everyone affected by breast cancer through the joy of dance.

“We are absolutely delighted to have won the European Pink Glove Dance 2014 competition, especially as we were competing against much bigger hospitals from other countries.  We were so lucky to have great support from all the staff at the clinic that really put their hearts into making this video and of course to everyone who voted for us,” said Jane Priestley of Clínica Bofill.  “The prize money will be awarded to Oncolliga de Girona and will be destined specifically for breast cancer patients.  We would encourage other hospitals and clinics to follow our example and participate in the contest next year – we had such fun making the video and I think it shows!”

The Clínica Bofill video received over 13,000 online votes, securing the grand prize winner title and a € 8,000 donation from Medline to the hospital’s breast cancer charity of choice, Oncolliga de Girona. 

Medline’s Second PGD Video Competition Kicks Off Today in Europe

May 12, 2014 | Medline

The Medline Pink Glove Dance is the only campaign to unite nearly 200,000 healthcare professionals, patients and communities around the globe to celebrate hope for a cure and honor those affected by breast cancer – all through the joy of dancing.

La Paz Hospital compete to win a donation to investigate breast cancer

Nov 08, 2013 | Cadena Ser

More than 300 people dancing...

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Divinity with the Flashmob from La Paz Hospital in Madrid against Breast Cancer

Nov 08, 2013 | Divinity

Doctors, Nurses, administrative and other La Paz hospital staff…

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VIDEO: Bristol surgeons dance to One Direction for breast cancer prize

Nov 01, 2013 | Bristol Post

Dancing around to the strains of boy band One Direction while wearing pink gloves may not be what you expect from doctors and surgeons - but it could bag a Bristol breast cancer charity thousands of pounds.

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Flashback Friday! Giuliana and Bill Rancic Announce the 2013 Pink Glove Dance Video Competition

Aug 30, 2013 | Pink Glove Dance
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Pink Glove Dance headed to Nay Aug Park

Aug 28, 2013 | timesleader.com

Public invited to join G-CMC Sept. 6 as part of national video contest

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Geisinger Health System to compete in ‘Pink Glove Dance Competition’

Aug 22, 2013 | timesleader.com

Beginning Wednesday, Sept. 4, Geisinger Health System employees, patients, their friends and families will film its 2013 version of the “Pink Glove Dance”

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Cancer Patients Celebrate Life

Aug 17, 2013 | KTVQ.COM Health Watch

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Breast cancer survivors practiced their Pink Glove Dance to raise awareness for early breast cancer detection.

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In The Pink For A Cause

Aug 14, 2013 | Bear Lake Paper

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Bear Valley Community Hospital is going pink. The staff will participate in the Medline Pink Glove Dance Video competition. The winner earns a $25,000 donation for the breast cancer charity of its choice.

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2013-08-07 - Medline Pink Glove Dance 2013 News - Baptist Health Paducah

Aug 09, 2013 | WPSD NBC 7

Click here to watch the video! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pB07qWeJPmo

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Get Your Pink Glove Groove On!

Aug 07, 2013 | ADVANCE Perspective: Nurses

From funny skits breaking into sillier dance routines to hundreds of very carefully and cleverly choreographed productions, nurses from all corners of the U.S., Canada — and this year Panama as well — are submitting their videos for Medline’s third annual Pink Glove Dance video competition to raise breast cancer awareness.

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More Reasons to Move: Medline's Pink Glove Dance Video Competition Announces Bigger Prizes, More Music

Jul 30, 2013 | Healthcare Global

Dancers determined to make a difference in breast cancer awareness have more
reasons to move as Medline Industries, Inc. announces new prizes and awards for
its third annual Pink Glove Dance video competition.

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CGH Begins Second Pink Glove Dance Video

Jul 30, 2013 | Cibola Beacon

Cibola General Hospital has begun work on their second Pink Glove Dance Video. Many hospital staff members and community members are starring in their own Pink Glove Dance video to help spread the word about breast cancer awareness and prevention.

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Medline Pink Glove Dance Video Competition Begins

Jul 02, 2013 | Infection Control Today

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Raising awareness for early detection of breast cancer has a new tune — literally. Medline Industries, Inc., the creators of the international YouTube® sensation Pink Glove Dance® and makers of the pink exam gloves, today officially launched the 2013 Medline Pink Glove Dance video competition. This is the third year of the competition, which includes the United States, Canada and now Panama, which is new to this year’s contest.

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Baptist Health Invites You To Appear In Pink Glove Dance Video

Jul 02, 2013 | Western Baptist Health

This year, you can star in the Pink Glove Dance for breast cancer awareness, produced by Baptist Health Paducah.

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Pink Glove Dance Competition 2013 Launch

Jul 02, 2013 | Becker's ASC Review

Medline Industries announced the launch of the 2013 Pink Glove Dance video competition July 1 in support of breast cancer awareness and prevention. For the competition, healthcare teams will submit videos of team members dancing with pink exam gloves.

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Dancing for a Cause: Medline’s Pink Glove Dance Video Competition Comes to Europe

Jun 17, 2013

MUNDELEIN, ILL., June 17, 2013 – Get your dancing shoes on Europe. Medline Industries, Inc., the creator of the international YouTube® sensation Pink Glove Dance and makers of the pink exam gloves, announced today an online competition to find Europe’s best Pink Glove Dance video in support of breast cancer awareness and prevention.

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2013-04-22 - CTV Morning Live Ottawa - ORNAC Breast Cancer Awareness Breakfast

Apr 22, 2013

2012-11-09 - Fox and Friends , West Columbia, SC

Nov 09, 2012

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Watch the Pink Glove Dance 2012 winners on the morning show, Fox and Friends. Lexington Medical Center s video to raise awareness about breast cancer beat out more than 270 healthcare organizations for a grand prize of $10,000 for the Very Bradley Foundation.

2012-10-29 - Lexington Medical Cruising to Pink Glove Dance Victory? , West Columbia, SC

Oct 29, 2012 | Patch.com

The contest is sponsored by the medical supplies manufacturing company Medline. One of the company s products is pink gloves called "Generation Pink." The gloves were designed to get people talking about breast cancer, and are used in the video ...

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2012-10-25 - Thinking pink, taking steps against breast cancer , Reading, PA

Oct 25, 2012

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They also used the rest of their bodies, judging by the three dance videos entered in the Pink Glove Dance Contest sponsored by Medline, the latex glove supply company. Lisa DelPizzo, a registered nurse at the McGlinn Family Regional Cancer Center, ...

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2012-10-25 - The Pink Glove Dance! , Guntersville, AL

Oct 25, 2012

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GUNTERSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) Dozens of Marshall County high school students put on a show Wednesday for drivers on Highway 431 through Guntersville. The teens did the Pink Glove Dance throughout the day. It is exactly what it sounds like wearing ...

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#TBT to our Medline Canada Sixth Biennial Breast Cancer Awareness Breakfast when nearly 400 nurses danced in pink s… https://t.co/uI4kH71kH8
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Heartbreaking photo shows 8-year-old comforting his single mom with #BreastCancer https://t.co/P4hsm9EXrG
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Medline has donated $1.8 million to breast cancer charities since 2005. https://t.co/ogUaXOSPAl
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