September 17, 2010

Moffitt makes list of best companies for working moms
Bay News 9 – Sept. 17
Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa is one of only two Florida companies to make Working Mother magazine's top 100 list.

Resources for Breast Cancer support
The Tampa Tribune – Sept. 17

Shoes, better food and views mark 2010-2011 Tampa social calendar
St. Petersburg Times – Sept. 17
Key to the Cure kick-off fashion show party benefits women's cancer research at Moffitt Cancer Center

Health Events for week of Sept. 18
The Tampa Tribune – Sept. 17
Moffitt Cancer Center will present the 23rd annual FACTors Cancer Education Conference from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Oct. 9 at Embassy Suites Tampa-USF, 3705 Spectrum Blvd.

Parking services offers suggestions
The Oracle – Sept. 16
Lopez said Gold Staff in Lot 32 between USF Health and H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center was consolidated into Lot 33 right above it.

4 candidates vie for 3 city council seats
The Tampa Tribune – Sept. 15
"With our close proximity to USF (University of South Florida) and the Moffitt Cancer Center, Temple Terrace should be an incubator for new businesses based on the research and other work being done right at our doorstep," he said.

Moffitt investigates falsified signatures
The Oracle – Sept. 15
On July 29, the H . Lee Moffitt Cancer Center discovered that hundreds of patient consent forms had been falsified by one of its employees, inaccurately enrolling them in a cancer research study.

Working Mother Magazine Names Best Companies for Moms – Sept. 14
Moffitt Cancer Center

Baptist tops Working Mother’s list
South Florida Business Journal – Sept. 14
Only one other Florida company, the H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa, made Working Mother’s list.

Tampa Bay area health support groups
The Tampa Tribune – Sept. 14
H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center, 12902 Magnolia Drive (fifth floor), Tampa, support group meets at 11 a.m. Thursdays.

Adapting Automation for Oncology: Fitting a Square Peg in a Round Hole 
Pharmacy Practice News – September 2010
She noted that when she was working as a pharmacy informatics specialist at Moffitt Cancer Center, she and her colleagues “lobbied to get functionality into their system to isolate not only what’s going on during a day and during a lifetime, but also during specific courses of treatment.”

Dolphins: Get pumped and raise money
South Florida Business Journal – Sept. 13
The H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa is the only facility in Florida with such a designation.

Health Care Heroes finalists named
Tampa Bay Business Journal – Sept. 13
Health Care Educator: Elaine Adams, Tampa General Hospital/University of South Florida College of Medicine; Karen T. Baybut, All Children’s Hospital; Gwendolyn Quinn, Moffitt Cancer Center/USF College of Medicine

Many turn out for local 'Dancing with the Stars' event
Bay News 9 – Sept. 12
Henson spent several months practicing for the big night, and danced for Moffitt Cancer Center, Pepin Heart Hospital and Kid's Place in Brandon.

Nominate your company for Tampa Bay's Top Workplaces
St. Petersburg Times – Sept. 12
7. Moffitt Cancer Center

Research conducted at Moffitt Cancer Center has provided new information about prostate cancer
NewsRx – Sept. 12
Those who participated were not representative of the general population of older patients with prostate cancer," wrote B.M. Craig and colleagues, Moffitt Cancer Center.

Central FL Health Alliance Partners with Moffitt 
Orlando Medical News – Sept. 10 (This same story also appeared in Manatee-Sarasota Medical News.)
Hopes are running high for a new partnership between Moffitt Cancer Center and Central Florida Health Alliance that marks the most significant affiliation to date for the Tampa-based cancer center and a chance to improve outcomes in Central Florida.

Rotary Club plans benefit for Middleburg member awaiting bone marrow transplant
The Florida Times-Union – Sept. 9
He recently completed months of aggressive chemotherapy, which is to be followed by the bone marrow transplant at Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa, according to the release.


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