July 6, 2018

July 06, 2018

Q&A with Jack Kolosky, Executive VP and COO of Moffitt Cancer Center

DOTmed HealthCare Business News Magazine – July 6

For this month’s installment of Hospital Spotlight, HCB News spoke with Moffitt Cancer Center’s Jack Kolosky to learn about some of the challenges a Florida-based cancer center faces, and to hear about some of the innovations they’re helping to pioneer. 

Small Study Shows Curative Benefit of Allogeneic Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation Mantle Cell Lymphoma

Cancer Therapy Advisor – July 5

“Notwithstanding the small sample size and retrospective study design, our findings suggest a role for allo-HCT in selected MCL patients,” the researchers from the Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa, Florida wrote.

How Might Baking Soda Boost Cancer Therapy?

TechnologyNetworks.com – July 5

Baking soda had previously been reported to enhance cancer immunotherapy by one of the co-authors of the new study, Robert Gillies of the H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center, though the mechanism underlying the effect was unclear.

Many victories celebrated in 2018 St. Anthony’s Triathlon; Marathoner out-runs stalker…

Jewish World News – July 4

Sadly, Tony is the only surviving participant of the 20 original participants in the 1983 NIH clinical trials. Doctors at the Moffitt Cancer Center continue to track Tony’s progress and oversee his life-saving medications and monthly chemo injections.

Arrest made in crash that killed prominent Tampa cancer doctor

Bay News 9 – July 3

A Tampa man has been arrested and charged in the traffic crash death of a prominent Moffitt Cancer Center doctor. 

Cancer Care Casualties

U.S. News and World Report – July 3

That may be irrelevant to people with the means to get into well-regarded places like the H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute in Tampa – the only Florida-based facility with a coveted designation as a Comprehensive Cancer Center by the National Cancer Institute.

Technology helps Temple Terrace police with fatal traffic accident

WFLA – July 3

On March 28, Dr. Charles Williams Jr. was killed when his car was hit by another vehicle driven by Igbinosa Oghubor, 35.

Exclusive: Father of suspect accused of killing Tampa doctor speaks out

WFLA – July 3

The father of the suspect accused of killing an oncologist from Moffitt Cancer Center is speaking exclusively to News Channel 8. 

Using the principles of evolution to treat and prevent cancer

STAT – June 27

Thinking of cancer as a “pest,” Robert Gatenby and colleagues at the Moffitt Cancer Center in Florida have designed an approach to treating cancer that is similar to integrated pest management. 

Wife of beloved Moffitt oncologist killed asking public to pray for suspect

WFLA- July 2

Police in Temple Terrace have arrested the man accused of hitting and killing a beloved doctor from Moffitt Cancer Center.

Driver charged in crash that killed Moffitt oncologist

Tampa Bay Times- July 2 (Also appeared on WFTS, WTVT, Bay News 9)

A driver accused in a high-speed crash that killed a Moffitt Cancer Center oncologist in March has been arrested on a charge of vehicular homicide, after returning to Florida from abroad.

Local families cautious about brain cancer 'breakthrough'

Stuart News-June 29

She said her husband is being treated at the Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa with immunotherapy drugs including Keytruda, originally developed for lung cancer.

 

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