June 24, 2011

More women get mammograms thanks to health workers 
Bay News 9 – June 24
The research was conducted by the University of South Florida, Moffitt Cancer Center and Georgia Southern University.

Genetic revolution: Human Genome Project finally offers help
The Miami Herald – June 24
Today, cancer patients at Baptist Hospital Kendall, South Miami Hospital and Doctors Hospital in Coral Gables can have tissue samples from their tumors sent to Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa, where researchers are analyzing the tumors’ genetics.

Good for the skin and soul
St. Petersburg Times – June 24
The mother of three said she heard about Look Good … Feel Better from her doctor at Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa.

Rays eliminate cigar from Tampa Smokers throwback jersey 
TBO.com – June 22
All of the Smokers' game-worn jerseys will be auctioned off on www.raysbaseball.com following the game with proceeds benefitting the Moffitt Cancer Center and the Rays Baseball Foundation

Bionic funny bone saves little girl from amputation
Yahoo! News Canada “the lighter side” blog – June 21
Four days before Josalyn's scheduled right-arm amputation, her mother contacted Moffitt Cancer Centre in Tampa, Florida.

Tips for kicking your smoking habit
FOX 13 – June 22
However, there may be some people ready to kick the habit, and FOX 13’s Doctor Jo spent some time at a new smoking cessation program at the Moffitt Cancer Center.

Moffitt offers smoking cessation help
FOX 13 – June 21
To learn more about Moffitt's smoking cessation programs:
Project Quit:
http://www.projectquitmoffitt.org 
1-877-9-KICK-IT

Buffalo Wild Wings Successfully Raises Funds for the Moffitt Cancer Center Foundation
MarketWatch.com – June 22
Diversified Restaurant Holdings, Inc. ("DRH" or the "Company"), a leading franchisee for Buffalo Wild Wings(R) ("BWW"), today announced Buffalo Wild Wings' success in raising funds for the Moffitt Cancer Center Foundation in Tampa, Fla.

Recruitment Marketing Firm Wins Healthcare Marketing Award
Yahoo! News/PR Web – June 22
Fusion Marketing Group won the Gold Award in the Professional Recruitment – Series Category for the “At Work” campaign created on behalf of H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute. The award was the only recruitment advertising recognition for a hospital or health system in Florida this year and ranks the campaign among the top 5% of entries submitted.

Draper Lab Adds Labs, Offices at USF
83 Degrees – June 21
Draper also found collaborative partners with Tampa's James A. Haley VA Medical Center, the Moffitt Cancer Center and MacDill Air Force Base.

Improving Male Sexual Health
MD News – June 21
Timothy A. Weber, M.D. completed his surgical internship and urological surgical training at the University of South Florida and Moffitt Cancer Center.

100 Best Places to Work in IT 2011
Computerworld – June 2011
Moffitt, one of the National Cancer Institute's elite Comprehensive Cancer Centers, lets all of its employees develop their own working arrangements and schedules.

5 Things To Know Today
Patch.com – June 20
This 87-year-old Moffitt Cancer Center volunteer brings compassion and humor to the patients he serves.

Local Dad Honors His Son and Father By Volunteering At Moffitt
Patch.com – June 19
Five days a week, he reports for duty at the H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute.

Big Bend News Briefs
Tallahassee Democrat – June 19
During the campaign, customers can purchase and sign $1 and $5 "Make A Difference" circles to support diversity programs at Moffitt Cancer Center.

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