May 3, 2013

Cancer survivor excited to run Miles for Moffitt
Tampa Bay Times – May 3
Her physicians at Moffitt Cancer Center assured her that treatment usually is successful.

Progress sluggish on rejuvenating USF zone
The Tampa Tribune – May 2
A beautiful vision for the University of South Florida area, it would clean up the ugly streets around Busch Gardens and USF, bring in new businesses and turn the area into a research and medicine-based zone that capitalizes on USF and H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center’s brainpower.

Art news: Celebs take to the dramatic stage
GoNaples.com – May 2
May 18 for Moffitt Cancer Center Foundation — Liz Abbot, Lauren Taylor, Karen Goldberg, Brittany Albury and Tiffany Campbell

Preop Chemoradiation Cuts Recurrence in Esophageal Cancer
Medscape Today – May 1
Ravi Shridhar MD, PhD, a radiation oncologist from the Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa, Florida, saidhe is not surprised that preoperative chemoradiation is associated with a reduction in locoregional recurrence and a nonsignificant difference in hematogenous spread, compared with surgery alone.

Chemo Brain
WGCU – May 1
We’ll explore what Moffitt Cancer Center researchers found about the effects of “chemo brain” in a study of breast cancer survivors published in the Journal of Clinical Oncology.

Apagón afecta el campus de la USF
InfoMás – May 1
Según TECO, el problema puede ser en una subestación en la Avenida Fletcher y afecta el campus de la USF y el Moffitt Cancer Center.

Gibbs Cancer Center and Research Institute opens facility in Greer
Spartanburg Herald-Journal – May 1
The cancer surgeon helped build the Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa, Fla., which is one of the country’s top National Cancer Institute’s Comprehensive Cancer Centers.

Power restored to USF area after outage
FOX-13 – May 1
USF, Moffitt Cancer Center, and other locations were affected.

Moffitt, QURE partner to improve care
Tampa Bay Business Journal – April 30
Moffitt Cancer Center and QURE Healthcare have crafted a four-year partnership to measure and enhance the care and outcomes for cancer patients.

The Ledger's 2013 Silver Garland Award Winners
The Ledger – April 29
With the help of family and friends, she plans, prepares and delivers holiday meals to Moffitt Cancer Center, whose staff brought cheer to her own family during their hour of need at both Thanksgiving and Christmas.

This chart could save your life: How mathematicians are fighting the war on cancer
The Independent (London) – April 27
The same view is held by Robert Gatenby of the Moffitt Cancer Centre in Tampa, Florida.

32 speakers get 5 minutes each to ignite Tampa Bay's economy, imagination
Tampa Bay Times – April 27
Moffitt Cancer's M2Gen chief Bill Dalton hit the stage to spotlight the rise of "precision medicine" driven by a national database of cancer tumor data.

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