October 10, 2008

Yard Sale To Defray Valrico Mother's Medical Bills
The Tampa Tribune – Oct. 10
…bone marrow drive last year, doctors told her in January a match had been found, and she had the transplant at H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research…

From one woman's pain, hope for many 
St. Petersburg Times – Oct. 10
On Saturday, she speaks at the Moffitt Cancer Center's 21st annual FACTors breast cancer education conference at the Hyatt Regency Tampa. Her message…

Contractors diversify, work more for less
Tampa Bay Business Journal – Oct. 10
Skanska USA Building Inc., the largest Bay area contractor with annual revenue of $325 million last year, has a $98 million contract to expand H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center.

Events
St. Petersburg Times – Oct. 10
Key to the Cure kick-off party benefits women's reproductive cancer research at Moffitt Cancer Center; 5:30-8:30 p.m.; Saks Fifth Avenue…

Venture: Inside Tampa Business (blog)
St. Petersburg Times – Oct. 9
…spokeswoman for the National Ovarian Cancer Coalition and director of genetic counseling and testing services at the Moffitt Cancer Center…

Ovarian Cancer Test Sales Are Illegal, FDA Warns 
The Wall Street Journal – Oct. 8
…Rebecca Sutphen, a spokeswoman for the National Ovarian Cancer Coalition and director of genetic counseling and testing services at H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center…

They're Crafting For A Cure
The Tampa Tribune – Oct. 8
"That was Wendi," Sallee said. "She was always laughing. She'd make jewelry and sell it at Moffitt cancer center, too. She brought a lot of women together…

Get Jump On Holiday Shopping
The Tampa Tribune – Oct. 8
Starting then and continuing through Oct. 19, the store will donate 2 percent of its sales to the H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute.

Autumn's Winds Blow In Numerous Fundraisers
The Tampa Tribune – Oct. 8
… food, drinks, entertainment and shopping. Through Oct. 19, the store will donate 2 percent of its sales to the H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute.

SS American Victory salutes mariners, veterans, active duty military during cruise 
CNewsPubs.com – Oct. 7
Health professionals from Tampa’s Moffitt Cancer Center will be aboard to provide free skin cancer screenings during the cruise.
 
Monday Chat with Richmond Harman, retiring CEO of Martin Memorial Health Systems
TCPalm.com – Oct. 6
Total cancer care (a partnership between Martin Memorial and H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa) — You talk about exciting. Cancer researchers…

McCain’s plan is to give control of health care back to the patient-consumers
Orthopedics Today – Oct. 6
In a speech at the Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute in Tampa, Fla., McCain said, “Families also place a high value on quickly getting simple care, and have shown a willingness to pay…

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