August 29, 2008

Outdoors news and notes 
St. Petersburg Times — Aug. 29
The nine-species tournament, which benefits H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and All Children's Hospital, costs $65 to enter.

Tampa Bay Rays - Prostate Cancer
USA Today – August 27
The National Prostate Cancer Coalition (ZERO) provided a recreational vehicle for the 10-minute tests, which were under the supervision of doctors and nurses from H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center …

Plans For Festival Continue To Grow
The Tampa Tribune — Aug. 27
As of Thursday, more than 30 exhibitors had agreed to participate, with about 50 expected, said Hillsborough County Sheriff's Deputy Barbara Reichard, who is co-chairing the event with senior community outreach worker Jeannette Palencia from the H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute.

Escape To The Tropics To Help Krewe Member
Tampa Tribune – August 27
Proceeds will benefit Carolyn Faulkner, who is receiving treatment at the H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center.

Moffitt Program Topic At Rotary Meeting
Tampa Tribune – August 27
Paul B. Jacobsen, H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute program leader in psychosocial and palliative care programs, health outcomes and behavior programs, will speak…

USTA Florida Partners for December Charity Tennis Event
Play Tennis Florida – August 25
The two charitable organizations have joined together in an effort to raise awareness and resources to benefit cancer research and patient support at the H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa,…

Moffitt Cancer Center garners 2 million for HPV study
ABC Action News Ch. 28 – August 25
The Moffitt Cancer Center picks up a $2 Million grant to study the HPV vaccination.   The grant comes from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases of the National Institutes of Health…

Local doctors study Gardasil
Bay News 9 – August 25
Researchers at Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa have been awarded a $2 million grant to study Gardasil.

Moffitt wins federal financing for HPV study
Tampa Bay Business Journal – August 25
The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases of the National Institutes of Health has awarded a $2.08 million grant to Moffitt.

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