January 22, 2010

Need a car wash? Help teen fighting leukemia
WPTV – Jan. 22
Organizers say he has endured four rounds of chemotherapy at the H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa and is trying to put this devastating disease into remission.

Radiation, suspected of overuse by MIMA, safe but expensive
Florida Today – Jan. 20
Cancer patients routinely treated with high-tech radiation therapy instead of conventional radiation are unlikely to suffer harm, said the clinical director of radiation oncology at H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa.

Collaboration could increase training of doctors in Nevada
Las Vegas Sun – Jan. 20
Ruckdeschel came to Las Vegas from the Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa, Fla., which he said had a similar arrangement with Florida's system of higher education.

Boggs Wins 2010 Coach Wooden Citizenship Cup
Soccer Florida – Jan. 20
Highly active in several community service activities during his free time, Boggs regularly volunteers his time to assist at programs such as the John and Mabel Ringling Museum of Art in Sarasota Bay, as well as the H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute and the Shriners Hospital for Children, both located at USF.

Cokie Roberts brings wit and wisdom to event
Sarasota Herald-Tribune – Jan. 19
Sarasota and Manatee's finest ladies and gentlemen gathered to lend their support to the Moffitt Cancer Center Foundation's 11th annual Women's Awareness luncheon, in the grand ballroom at The Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota.

The curious case of the TIA building
St. Petersburg Times – Jan. 18
Last week, officials from Moffitt Cancer Center toured the place. They're interested.

Get Moving: Health and Fitness Events
The Tampa Tribune – Jan. 16
Moffitt Cancer Center will present the fourth annual Business of Biotech Conference from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Feb. 1 at the Center's Vincent A. Stabile Research Building.

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