April 18, 2008

Trudy Anderson new creative director at Ad Partners
MSN Money – April 18
Its clients included McDonald's, H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Winn-Dixie. Before that, she was associate creative director at Paradigm Communications. ...

Health disparities: Genetics plays an important role in cancer detection, prognosis among minorities
Medicexchange.com – April 18
"African-American men appear to have the highest rate of prostate cancer incidence in the world," said Catherine M. Phelan, M.D., Ph.D., an assistant professor in cancer prevention and control at H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute in Tampa, Fla.

For Now, Bypass The Meat Counter
The Tampa Tribune – April 18
I posed the question to Nagi Kumar, the director of Nutrition Research at H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute in Tampa. Her answer, without hesitation, was, "No I don't think so."

Event Benefits Everyday Blessings
The Tampa Tribune – April 18
Anna Giuliano, leader of the program for risk assessment, detection and intervention at the H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute, will speak at Friday's meeting of the Rotary Club of New Tampa.

GNS: Building a SNPs-to-Outcomes Engine
Bio-IT World, MA – April 18
... We’re also driving a lot of our own discovery and we’ve found some partnerships with academic groups such as the Moffitt Cancer Center in Florida and the ...

North Tampa calendar
Tampabay.com – April 17
New Tampa Rotary Club: Anna Giulano, who leads the H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute program for risk assessment, detection and ...

Hill named top mortgage producer for 9th year
Sarasota Herald-Tribune – April 17
The Sarasota resident is active in The Wellness Community, The Moffitt Cancer Center, Girls Inc., the Ringling School of Art and Design, United Cerebral ...

Health Disparities: Genetics Plays An Important Role In Cancer Detection, Prognosis Among Minorities
Medical News Today – April 16
… cancer incidence in the world," said Catherine M. Phelan, M.D., Ph.D., an assistant professor in cancer prevention and control at H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute in Tampa, Fla. …

Governor Rejects Increase Of Cigarette Tax
The Tampa Tribune – April 15
Tampa's H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute now receives $15.5 million a year from the cigarette tax. That number would increase to $20 ...

Fla. hospitals aggressively treat terminal illness
St. Petersburg Times, Tampabay.com – April 14
... The most expensive care for the chronically ill in the Tampa Bay area was at Tampa's H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center, where it topped $67,000 per patient, 27 percent more than the national average. The expense was largely due to the highly specialized nature of Moffitt's services. ...

Radiation beneficial for older breast cancer patients
News-Medical-Net – April 14 (This also ran on Medical News Today’s Web site)
... be the determining factor in deciding an older patient's course of treatment, not age," said Eleanor Harris, M.D., clinical director of radiation oncology at the Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa, Fla. …

Picking A Hospital Can Give You A Headache
The Tampa Tribune – April 13
Pneumonia Treatment
High: $9,846 at H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center

Event to offer information on skin cancer
Sarasota Herald-Tribune – April 13
What: H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute and Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc. present African-Americans and Skin Cancer. ...

On the Move
St. Petersburg Times – April 13
… He was human resources vice president at Mount Sinai Medical Center & Miami Institute and was vice president of human resources at H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute. …

Ocala woman finds mom's citizenship an obstacle to cancer treatment
Star-Banner, Ocala.com – April 12
… Shcherban, 76, is receiving proper treatment and is scheduled to undergo surgery next week at Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa, but the bills are piling up. …

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