July 24, 2015

Moffitt researchers develop genetic test that analyzes sensitivity of tumors to radiation therapy
News Medical – July 24
Moffitt Cancer Center researchers have contributed to these advances by developing the first test that analyzes the sensitivity of tumors to radiation therapy. 

Martini party benefits Moffitt
WTSP - July 23
On Saturday, more than 1,000 people will hoist a glass and drink to fighting cancer. Martinis for Moffitt, now in its 10th year, is already sold out.

Healthy lifestyle choices
WOLB Radio – July 22, 2015
…for your best defense, cancers detected a leak or easier to treat. For more go to the Moffitt Cancer Center website 

Moffitt Cancer Center recognition
Bay News 9 - July 21
One of the best cancer hospitals in the whole country is right here in the bay area. u.s. news & world report's says moffitt cancer center is in the top 20 with patient survival rate and the number of nurses all play into rankings. 

New report ranks the best hospitals in America
WTSP – July 21

Local hospitals also made the national rankings according to their particular specialty: Tampa General Hospital was ranked in the following categories: Cardiology & Heart Surgery (#35), Gastroenterology & GI Surgery (#35), Nephrology (#26), Orthopedics (#39), Pulmonology (#42) and Urology (#29)
All Children's Hospital in St. Petersburg: Cardiology & Heart Surgery (#26) and Pulmonology (#48). Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa: Cancer (#18).

Editorial: David Jolly, the pragmatic conservative
July 20 - Tampa Bay Times
In his short time in office, Jolly can point to a number of accomplishments. He secured money in House appropriations bills for MacDill Air Force Base and Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa, and for beach re-nourishment and homeless programs in Pinellas. 

Hillsborough’s next big plan is an innovation district. But what is it?
Tampa Bay Times – July 17
Hillsborough’s proposed 2016 budget includes $2 million to create a master plan for redeveloping the area around University of South Florida. The so-called innovation district would link the economic engines in that region — like USF, Busch Gardens, Florida Hospital and Moffitt Cancer Center, among others — to try to resurrect nearby transient, high-crime neighborhoods.

Help Moffitt Study E-Cigs With New Study
New Tampa & Wesley Chapel Neighborhood News – July 17
However, thanks to a recent $3.6-million research grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH), the Moffitt Cancer Center (located on the University of South Florida’s Tampa campus off Bruce B. Downs [BBD] Blvd., a few miles south of Tampa Palms), is poised to get to the bottom of the safety issues involved with the electronic nicotine distributors.

Liderazgo professional
July 16 – Centro Tampa
Bugallo-Muros (Nueva York, 1961), no solo fue la primera de su familia que tuvo la oportunidad de ir a la universidad y graduarse con honores, sino también la que más alto llegó por su empuje y capacidad profesional. Dos características que han sido vitales en su reciente nombramiento, tras una búsqueda a escala nacional, al frente del Departamento de Recursos Humanos, del Moffitt Cancer Center.

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