July 6, 2012

HPV Infection Implicated in Nonmelanoma Skin Cancers
Cancer Network - July 6
"[We] chose to investigate HPV as a risk factor for squamous-cell carcinoma because previous studies had reported finding viral sequences in tumors," said Dana E. Rollison, PhD, of the department of cancer epidemiology at the H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa, Florida, and lead author of the study.

Automated Variation Measure Indicates Risk of Breast Cancer
HealthDay News - July 6
John J. Heine, Ph.D., from the H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute in Tampa, Fla., and colleagues developed an automated, objective measure of grayscale value variation within a mammogram, examined its correlation with breast cancer, and compared its performance with PD.

Moffitt makes use of 'cutting-edge' video analytics
Healthcare IT News - July 2012
Tampa, Fla.-based H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute is just one recent example.

CMH announces new partner, director for Cancer Center
Lake Gaston Gazette-Observer (Littleton, N.C.) - July 5
In addition, he completed a fellowship in medical oncology, hematology and bone marrow transplantation at H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa and another fellowship in bone marrow transplantation at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center in Seattle.

Tzann Fang Named New Cancer Center Medical Director at CMH
The Southside Messenger (Keysville, Va.) - July 5
In addition, he completed a fellowship in medical oncology, hematology and bone marrow transplantation at H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa and another fellowship in bone marrow transplantation at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center in Seattle.

Front Row
FORWARDFlorida Magazine – July 3
For example, officials such as Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute COO Jack Kolosky (shown on the magazine cover) will lead discussions about forging innovation and enhancing lives. Scheduled co-hosts are veteran journalists Kathy Fountain and Frank Robertson.

Pinellas Judicial Candidates Make Their Case for Voters
LargoPatch.com - July 3
Scott now helps raise money for the Moffitt Cancer Center, which is why he was on the hike, his uncle said. 

Skin cancer may be linked to type of HPV
UPI - July 2
"Squamous cell carcinoma of the skin is the second-most frequently occurring cancer among U.S. Caucasians and the numbers of cases continue to rise," lead author Dana E. Rollison, vice president and chief health information officer at the Moffitt Cancer Center said in a statement. 

HPV Infection Increases Risk Of Skin Cancer In Men
Medical News Today - July 2
The study, published in The Journal of Infectious Diseases, was conducted by researchers at Moffitt Cancer Center and colleagues at the University of South Florida and the German Cancer Research Center in Heidelberg. 

Moffitt named LGBT healthcare leader
Watermark Online - July 2
People from around the country-and the globe-come to Tampa's Moffitt Cancer Center for its groundbreaking treatments in battling the disease it addresses in its name. 

Celebrating 25 years and $2 million
Ocala.com - July 1
Doctors from the Moffitt Cancer Center and the University of Florida's Shands Cancer Center, and educators from CF, UF and local hospitals, were on hand to explain their work. 

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