April 10, 2009

New drug study at Moffitt to help future patients
10 Connects – April 10
Researchers at Moffitt Cancer Center say breast cancer patients now can help those in the future.

Registered Nurse - RN
Advance – April 10
Moffitt Cancer Center's relentless focus on finding the cure has led to the creation of a brand new Critical Care Unit and two new BMT Units, where you fill find rewarding opportunities awaiting you.

Human Papillomavirus (HPV)
WSOC-TV (Charlotte, N.C.) – April 10
Anna Giuliano, Ph.D., Cancer Epidemiologist with H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute in Tampa, FL, is the lead researcher for the study.

Should Boys Get the HPV Vaccine Too?
NBC-Los  Angeles – April 9
We're talking about 90% of anal cancers, 50-80% of penile cancers and up to 60% of oropharyngeal cancers," according to Anna Giuliano, ph.D., cancer epidemiologist from the H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute.

Volunteers lobby to fund the Moffitt Cancer Center
Tallahassee Democrat – April 9
Let it be known that we are fighting back. We have teamed up with your nemesis Moffitt Cancer Center. And our support is helping them study each individual tumor's unique fingerprint, discovering your every weakness.

Top 7 Cancer Myths
Cancer Schmancer – April 9
Several physicians and scientists at Moffitt Cancer Center addressed some of the biggest myths surrounding cancer.

'I would have walked 100 miles to get away from the cancer'
The Tampa Tribune – April 9
Complete the May 9 Florida Bank Miles for Moffitt Race as a nine-year cancer survivor and as part of ongoing fitness regimen.

Junior Woman's Club Selling Tickets To Charity Gala
The Tampa Tribune – April 8
Martine Extermann, associate member of the Senior Adult Oncology Program at Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute and an associate professor at the University of South Florida, has been named one of the American Society of Clinical Oncology's 2009 Special Awards honorees.

Take A Walk In Jesus' Footsteps
The Tampa Tribune – April 8
He is a trumpet-section leader in Brandon's marching and symphonic band, performs community service at the H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute in Tampa,…

State wrong to abandon Alzheimer's research
The Tampa Tribune – April 7
Witness how research at Moffitt cancer center resulted in a partnership with pharmaceutical giant Merck and Co. that some say will result in as much as $1 billion in economic benefits to the community.

Personalized Medicine
CR Magazine – April 7
Yet he’s the chief of the division of geriatric oncology at the H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute in Tampa, Fla.

Individualized Care
CR Magazine – April 7
After personal struggles led Lodovico Balducci to the field of geriatric oncology, he helped revolutionize the way oncologists care for their elderly patients.

Portal Serves Cancer Survivors
Health Data Management – April 6
Moffitt Cancer Center is phasing in a patient portal that strives to provide personalized medicine fueled by a robust data warehouse and business intelligence technology.

CARING FOR THE CAREGIVER
The Tampa Tribune – April 4
Moffitt Cancer Center, 12902 Magnolia Drive, Tampa, will offer a free education and support program for family cancer caregivers from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. April 18.

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