November 16, 2012

Behind the (pharmacy) counter in the Moffitt-Publix deal
Tampa Bay Business Journal “Wake-Up Call” blog – Nov. 16
H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute offered a bit of insight into its deal with Publix Super Markets Inc. in the cancer center’s quarterly filing for bondholders.

Investment gains pull Moffitt into the black in 1Q
Tampa Bay Business Journal – Nov. 15
H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute Inc. posted an operating loss for the three months ended Sept. 30, but gains on investments left the bottom line in the black for the quarter.

Smoking can harm the body from head to toe
Tampa Bay Times – Nov. 15
"Smoking affects so many organs, it's just remarkable," said Dr. Lary Robinson, a thoracic surgeon at the Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa.

Jill Kelley's husband Scott is a well-liked and respected surgeon at Lakeland clinic
Tampa Bay Times – Nov. 14
Dr. Richard Karl, the founding medical director at Moffitt Cancer Center, hired Dr. Scott Kelley in the department of surgery there after he completed a two-year fellowship in 2003. 

Petraeus Sex Scandal: Kelley family finances, charity under scrutiny
10 News – Nov. 14
Officials at the highly-regarded Moffitt Cancer Center would only tell us that they and Dr. Kelley parted company in April of 2008.

You're BOTH barred! Socialite has access to military base REVOKED as Petraeus biographer-turned-mistress loses her military security clearance
Daily Mail – Nov. 14
Able to afford the lifestyle through husband Scott's work at the Moffitt Cancer Center, the surgeon was highly regarded.

Petraeus friends Jill Kelley and Natalie Khawam share financial troubles
Tampa Bay Times – Nov. 14
Kelley's husband, it seemed, could afford the good life on his salary from Moffitt Cancer Center, where he worked in the department of surgery after a two-year fellowship.

The incredible social climbing of woman who went from humble beginnings to 'honorary consul' for South Korea...and she even thinks she gets diplomatic immunity
Daily Mail – Nov. 14
Able to afford the lifestyle through husband Scott's work at the Moffitt Cancer Center, the surgeon was highly regarded.

Help a local teen
Naples Daily News – Nov. 14
The teen was diagnosed with multiple myeloma, cancer of the blood cells, and needs to undergo a bone marrow transplant at Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa.

Moffitt Cancer Center wins leadership award
TBO.com – Nov. 14
Moffitt Cancer Center has earned a leadership award for business technology.

Jill Kelley's connection to 4 key men in sex scandal
10 News – Nov. 13
Dr. Kelley moved to Tampa from the Northeast and began working at USF’s Moffitt Cancer Center in 2003 as an assistant member of the Gastrointestinal Tumor Program. 

The Socialite In The Petraeus Scandal Keeps Getting Sued Over Massive Debts
Business Insider – Nov. 13
This story originally stated that Dr. Kelley is a surgeon at the Moffitt Cancer Center. According to the Moffitt Cancer Center, Dr. Kelley has not worked there since 2008.

Another Top General Under Investigation For Up To 30,000 Pages Of 'Potentially Inappropriate' Emails With Jill Kelley
Business Insider – Nov. 13
Kelley, the daughter of Lebanese immigrants who moved to the Philadelphia in the 1970s, is married to Dr. Scott Kelley, a surgeon formerly of the Moffitt Cancer Center.

Florida Parties Masked Financial Strains for Hostess
Bloomberg – Nov. 13
Kelley moved to Florida when her husband, Scott Kelley, was hired in 2003 at Tampa’s H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center, the only hospital in the state certified by the National Cancer Institute.

The other ... other woman: Florida housewife emerges at center of Petraeus scandal
FoxNews.com – Nov. 13
Scott Kelley, a celebrated surgeon who previously worked at the Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa, is one of the world's few doctors who specialize in a type of surgery to cure cancer of the esophagus. 

Key players in Petraeus, Broadwell, Kelley, Allen scandal
Tampa Bay Times – Nov. 13
He worked at Moffitt Cancer Center before moving to the Watson Clinic in Lakeland in June 2008.

Students to Learn About Recycling During Teach-In
Temple Terrace Patch – Nov. 13
Moffitt Cancer Center, Healthy eating & smoking prevention

Petraeus friend Jill Kelley found place hosting military parties
Tampa Bay Times – Nov. 13
When Dr. Scott T. Kelley moved from the Northeast to become one of Moffitt Cancer Center's most distinct specialists, his wife, Jill, threw herself into the South Tampa social scene

10 facts about Jill Kelley
Politico – Nov. 12
Has three kids and is married to Dr. Scott Kelley, who was a surgeon of the H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center’s Esophageal Oncology and Surgery in Tampa and now works at the Watson Clinic in Lakeland, Fla.

Kelleys befriended Petraeus early in Centcom tenure
The Tampa Tribune – Nov. 12
He has been affiliated with several local hospitals, including the Moffitt Cancer Center and James A. Haley Veterans' Hospital, though a Moffitt spokeswoman said Monday he no longer works at the cancer center.

Yeatman Tabbed To Lead Gibbs Cancer Center
WSPA.com – Nov. 12
Dr. Timothy Yeatman was introduced to the crowd as the President of the Gibbs Research Institute and Gibbs Cancer Center after a stint at the Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa, Florida.

Who is Jill Kelley?
FOX-13 – Nov. 12
Editor's note: a previous version of this story said Dr. Scott Kelley was a surgeon at Moffitt Cancer Center, which was incorrect -- Moffitt Cancer Center says he does not work there.

Petraeus email trail has Philly link
Philadelphia Daily News – Nov. 12
Kelley's husband is a surgeon at H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and the couple apparently is active in social circles.

Email to Tampa woman touched off Petraeus investigation, military source says
Tampa Bay Times – Nov. 12
Previously, he was a physician at Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa.

Breakthrough Chemo Bath Treats Liver Cancer For First Time In UK
Medical News Today – Nov. 12
A study published earlier this year by researchers at the Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa, Florida in the US, shows that patients who received the landmark procedure survived 5 times longer than patients who received the best alternative care.

The 'Other Woman' In The Petraeus Scandal Is Tampa Resident Jill Kelley
Business Insider – Nov. 11
This story originally stated that Dr. Kelley is a surgeon at the H. Lee Moffitt Cancer and Research Institute. According to the Moffitt Cancer Center, Dr. Kelley has not worked there since 2008. 

Petraeus' mistress sent harassing emails to Tampa woman
TBO.com – Nov. 11
Dr. Scott Kelley, 46, heads the Esophageal Oncology and Surgery department at Moffitt Cancer Center, where he began practicing in 2001.

Six years later, bone marrow donor meets the woman she helped save
Tampa Bay Times – Nov. 11
The two women were brought together on stage at the Tampa Convention Center as the Moffitt Cancer Center celebrated its 11th blood and marrow transplantation reunion.

Florida, Tampa Bay still suffer from philanthropy sent 'back home'
Tampa Bay Times – Nov. 11
Five years ago, Texas banker (and melanoma survivor) Don Adam, who started American Momentum Bank in Tampa, pledged $20.4 million to Tampa's H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute for the creation of the Donald A. Adam Comprehensive Melanoma Research Center.

Woman meets donor who saved her life
Video
Bay News 9 – Nov. 10
A bittersweet reunion at Tampa's Moffitt Cancer Center brought together patients and the donors who saved their lives.

Moffitt Cancer Center uses robotic-assisted surgery to ease pain, recovery of cancer patients
ABC Action News – Nov. 9
It's becoming so popular, robotics are being used at Moffitt for many different cancers.

Re-engineer the Health System, CEOs Urge
WUSF News, Health News Florida – Nov. 8
Jack Kolosky, CEO of Moffitt Cancer Center, said health care needs to emulate the airline industry,  which re-engineered itself to lower the cost per transaction and instituted checklists for safety.

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