April 11, 2008

The Rundown: Running Calendar
The Tampa Tribune – April 11
Bank of St. Petersburg Miles for Moffitt 5K, 1-mile walk

Finding The Right Chemistry
The Tampa Tribune - April 11
This year, guests included Joel Turner, a research scientist at the H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute; Patrick Daley, a Tampa police officer ...

Women's Club To Honor Founder
The Tampa Tribune - April 11
Proceeds will benefit health disparities research at the H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute. Tickets are $50 each, with sponsorships ranging ...

Moffitt Participates In Study To See If Green Tea Slows Prostate Cancer
The Tampa Tribune - April 11
... lower incidence of prostate cancer," says Nagi Kumar, director of nutrition research at the H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute in Tampa. ...

Athena Society honors 10 young area women 
St. Petersburg Times – April 9
Other winners included Plant High's Alyssa Kahn, who lives on Davis Islands and detailed her inspiring research work at Moffitt Cancer Center.

Wanted: Soccer Balls
The Tampa Tribune – April 9
Physician Sarah Hoffe, a specialist at Moffitt Cancer Center, will hold a question-and-answer period at the meeting.

Microsoft launches Amalga BI in Europe
ehealtheurope.net – April 9
Other US early adopters include New York-Presbyterian Hospital, Johns Hopkins Health System, Novant Health, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute, St Joseph Health System and the Wisconsin Health Information Exchange.

Health's nonprofit winners
St. Petersburg Times – April 8
H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute
City: Tampa
Fiscal year ends: 6/30/07
Net patient revenue: $360,177,187
Net income: $24,595,838

NCH, competition partner for cancer care
WINK News – April 8
And by teaming up with a private company, Weiss hopes to open the way for other partnerships, including another deal in the works with the Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa.

Biotechnology is shaping state's economic future
Tallahassee Democrat – April 5
At the H. Lee Moffitt Comprehensive Canter [sic] Center in Tampa, the Moffitt Technologies Corp. was launched to bring the latest cancer therapies to market.

Alliance Shops Cancer Effort
The Tampa Tribune – April 5
Catherine Lee, a surgical oncologist at the H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute, said self-breast exams are crucial, especially for younger women who may have tuned out the bombardment of public service announcements and messages on the subject.

Critical Care Veteran Directs Hospice Teams
The Tampa Tribune – April 5
A New York City native, she is a registered nurse by training and has worked in critical care settings that involve dealing with cancer patients. Before joining LifePath, she spent 19 years in various jobs at H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center.

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