The late Robert Kardashian, the patriarch of the Kardashian household, was honored on Tuesday night time at UCLA.
“So proud to announce the Robert G. Kardashian heart for esophageal well being being launched at UCLA,” Kim shared on Twitter with a snapshot of the ribbon-cutting ceremony. “My want is that different households can have extra info and we will additionally give attention to well being and prevention.”
Robert was identified with esophageal most cancers in July 2003 and died lower than eight weeks later at age 59.
Khloé Kardashian and Kris Jenner additionally attended the occasion, as did a number of members from Robert’s aspect of the household.
Khloé, who lately celebrated her daughter True’s first birthday, shared an in depth message stating that the brand new heart will “present sources for groundbreaking analysis, affected person care, and schooling/coaching, along with help of efforts in esophageal well being. The naming of the middle and its devoted specialty companies will help in advancing UCLA’s place on the forefront of the world for the examine of esophageal and different GI problems …”