January 9, 2009

Residents Become Angels For Pets
The Tampa Tribune – Jan. 7
"I've worked with therapy dogs at Moffitt Cancer Center, the K-9 unit (with the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office) and I come here and learn about this and you want to help."

Merck Submits Request to Market Gardasil to Men
PharmExec.com – Jan. 7
“We found a robust reduction in infection and disease in men,” said Anna Giuliano, a scientist at the H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa, and a lead investigator on the trial.

City doctor gets Harvard University award
New Kerala News – Jan. 6
He had initial training at Wayne State University and Barbara Ann Karmanos Comprehensive Care Centre, Detroit and later at the Moffitt Comprehensive Cancer Centre in Tampa in the US, a HCG release said here.
 
Groups Aim To Teach Kids Archery
The Tampa Tribune – Jan. 5
The event, presented by H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute, includes health workshops and vision, blood pressure, cholesterol and diabetes screenings provided by the Alzheimer Association and the American Stroke Association.

Outgoing voting chief Anderson seems healthier, happier
Palm Beach Post – Jan. 4
He said he has been undergoing chemotherapy at the Palm Beach Cancer Center and making trips to the Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa.

Area business '09 outlook is grim but not totally dark
St. Petersburg Times – Jan. 4
The buzz of innovation and momentum sparked by the emerging cluster in Tampa and St. Petersburg of the high-tech, high-wage Draper Lab (hiring for new facilities on both sides of Tampa Bay), SRI (working with University of South Florida St. Petersburg), the opening of the M2GEN venture (between Merck and Tampa's H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute) and even the return from Tucson, Ariz., of Clearwater-founded Biopsy Sciences will yield more recruiting successes of similar ventures in 2009, despite the slow economy.

Library Program Promotes Healthy Lifestyle 
The Tampa Tribune – Jan. 2
The event, presented by the H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute, includes health workshops and vision, blood pressure, cholesterol and diabetes screenings provided by the Alzheimer and the American Stroke associations.

No Dessert With Free Lunch From Congress
The Tampa Tribune – Jan. 1
A good example is the expansion of the Moffitt Cancer Center, which would create more research jobs.

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