April 16, 2010

Doctors get update on cancer care
Huntington Herald-Dispatch.com – April 16
The event, sponsored by the Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine, Edwards Comprehensive Cancer Center and Cabell Huntington Hospital, linked doctors with cancer experts locally and others from H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute in Tampa, Fla.,…

Tuskegee study has little effect on blacks’ willingness to be study volunteers
UB Reporter – April 14
Additional authors on the study are B. Lee Green, H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute; Nancy R. Kressin, Boston University School of Medicine;

Moffitt Cancer Center receives NCI grant to create bioengineered “designer” lymph nodes with Scripps Florida
Tampa Bay Medical News – April 14
Moffitt Cancer Center, in collaboration with researchers at Scripps Florida in Jupiter, has been awarded a five-year, nearly $2 million grant from the National Cancer Institute to design lymph nodes for cancer immunotherapy.

A plastic surgeon learns from badly injured Haitians
NewsChief.com – April 11
Michael A. Harrington, 33, is a resident physician in plastic and reconstructive surgery at the University of South Florida and is in the plastic-surgery service at Moffitt Cancer Center.

Breast cancer survivor ready for Miles for Moffitt
WTSP 10 Connects – April 10
She signed up for the first Miles for Moffitt race in 2006. The mother of two and grandmother has walked or ran every race since.

Runners, time to gear up for Miles for Moffitt
WTSP 10 Connects – April 10
You can help raise money for Moffitt Cancer Center and find a cure for cancer by taking part in the Miles for Moffitt run-walk at the USF Sundome.

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