March 14, 2008

Best Advice From Black Doctors on Cancer
Essence Magazine – March issue
… says B. Lee Green, Jr., Ph.D., vice-president of the Office of Institutional Diversity at the H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute in Tampa. Ask your doctor questions to try to prevent …

Architect creates social spaces for health care, education
Tampa Bay Business Journal – March 14
… latest high-profile projects, the M2Gen facility, will connect people at two major health care institutions – the H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute …

Bringing Beauty To Baldness
The Tampa Tribune – March 14
... cancer center boutiques around the country, including Magnolia's hair and beauty salon at the H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute...

State funding for Moffitt cancer center to expire
Florida Today –  March 14
The clock is ticking for H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute in Tampa, with a 10-year, $10 million annual state funding stream expiring Dec. 31.

SKIN CANCER AWARENESS
The Tampa Tribune – March 14
Moffitt Cancer Center and the Tampa Bay Rays will present the Sun Safety Tour, free skin cancer screenings offered two hours before game time at local baseball games

Outstanding Women Honored
The Ledger – March 14
She attended the University of South Florida and interned at Moffitt Cancer Center. Over time she developed breast surgery as her specialty. ...

Moffitt Expansion Could Stall
The Tampa Tribune – March 14
By RUSSELL RAY, The Tampa Tribune   TALLAHASSEE – The state's budget crunch could stall a $400 million expansion of the H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and...

FSU Ph.D. graduate Grindy dies
Tallahassee Democrat – Feb. 13
As he went through his final round of treatment at Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa two weeks ago, he was still coaching his debaters over the phone.

Cancer center in crosshairs of budget cuts
The News-Press – March 13 (This same story also ran in the Pensacola News Journal.)
The clock is ticking for H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute in Tampa, with a 10-year, $10 million annual state funding stream expiring Dec. ...

Advocates Hopeful That Lawmakers Will Approve Hospital Stay ...
Kaiser network.org, DC – March 12
Christine Laronga, chief of the Comprehensive Breast Program at H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute, said she would consider allowing a ...

Skin cancer screenings offered at 2 ball games
TCPalm.com – March 11
The Spring Swing-Moffitt’s Sun Safety Tour, offering free skin cancer screenings, a partnership between Moffitt Cancer Center, the Tampa Bay Rays and Moffitt affiliates such as Martin Memorial …

In K-9 Unit, Partners Become Family
The Tampa Tribune – March 11
A breast cancer survivor, Schinske created similar portraits of therapy dogs at H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute in Tampa. ...

FunFest Offers Plenty To See, Hear And Do
The Tampa Tribune – March 11
In February, dietitian Diane Riccardi of the H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center taught the group information about meal planning, portion control and cancer ...

Winged Foot Scholar-Athlete Award: Holtz named keynote speaker
Naples Daily News, MarcoNews (subscription) – March 10
Holtz, 71, spoke to a benefit for the Moffitt Cancer Center on Friday in Naples after Pro Football Hall of Famer Terry Bradshaw ran into travel problems. ...

Gruden will join benefit
Sarasota Herald-Tribune – March 10
A year ago, the guest of honor was Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski, and the night raised $1.3 million for melanoma research at the Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa ...

Dean should have seen this train wreck coming
St. Petersburg Times – March 9
Tickets are $100, and all proceeds go to Moffitt Cancer Center. It's been nine years since I worked as radio/TV sports columnist and wrote about Jim Rome. ...

Largo Explorer: Caffeine Gourmet’s brew raises money to fight cancer
St. Petersburg Times – March 8
All profits go to the H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute. "I worked with a tea blender for three months to make Pink Ribbon," said Allen. ...

Bill seen as cure for ailing policy
Chicago Tribune – March 8
Dr. Christine Laronga, chief of the Comprehensive Breast Program at H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute in Tampa, said she would consider ...

Doctors at Penn Medicine symposium praise proton radiation as a cancer treatment
Palm Beach Daily News – March 8
Penn Medicine is supplying white blood cells to the Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa for a human trial of a potential vaccine for lung cancer. ...

Free skin cancer screenings at baseball games
WTSP-TV, Tampa Bay's 10 – March 8
The Moffitt Cancer Center is offering free skin cancer screenings for two hours before many rays spring training games. Mary Coffeen from Moffitt said, ...

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