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A Disability Does Not Mean an Inability

Moffitt embraces National Disability Employment Awareness Month. Read More


Ladies Night 2019

Moffitt Ladies Night Empowers Women

The message was clear: staying familiar with one’s own health is empowering. Read More


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Six Questions with Moffitt Medical Assistant Stefany Martinez

A Colombian native, Martinez shares that her culture revolves around family, food and music. Read More



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Salud! Moffitt Empowering More Hispanics

Culturally relevant resources tailored to help overcome cancer health disparities. Read More


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Her Positivity Is Her Patients’ Inspiration

Dr. Lia Perez has spent 16 years doing blood and bone marrow transplants at Moffitt. Read More


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From Guatemala to Tampa with Love

Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month with Moffitt nurse’s passion for people. Read More


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Inclusion Takes the Spotlight at Healthcare Diversity Summit

“Fairness and equity levels the playing field,” keynote speaker shares. Read More


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Moffitt Named Leader in Healthcare Equality

Moffitt team member and patient Wanda Lane knows exactly why the cancer center is a 2019 LGBTQ Healthcare Equality Leader. Read More


Supplier Diversity

Minority-Owned Businesses Front and Center at Supplier Diversity Fair

The Supplier Diversity Fair invites small businesses from throughout the community to learn how to do business with the cancer center. Read More


LGBTQ Symposium Recap

Symposium Showcases Need for Better Communication, Care for LGBTQ+ Patients

Oncologists and clinicians learned about best practices for LGBTQ+ people with cancer. Read More


LGBTQ Symposium Diversity

Symposium Encourages Better Care for LGBTQ+ Patients

The symposium will teach its clinical care team and healthcare providers in the community best care and practices for LGBTQ+ people with cancer. Read More


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Moffitt Tackles LGBTQ Health Care Disparities Through Education

Results from a new study published in the Journal of Clinical Oncology helps shape educational tools for oncologists Read More



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Five Things to Know about LGBTQ+ Issues in Healthcare Today

LGBTQ+ patients face unique issues. Moffitt has adopted policies to help ensure all patients feel comfortable and are accepted. Read More


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Tampa Bay Business Journal Honors Moffitt Cancer Center with Two ‘Business of Pride’ Awards

The newspaper celebrated local businesses and individuals in Tampa Bay for their ongoing commitment to diversity and inclusion with regards to LGBTQ+ inclusive policies. Read More


Minority Health Month

April Is National Minority Health Month – Become a Partner for Health Equality

Cancer affects population groups differently, with minority groups bearing a greater burden than non-minority groups. Read More


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LGBTQ Patients Priority for Continued Research

The health care needs of LGBTQ patients who are at risk or fighting cancer are a priority for continued research, Moffitt Cancer Center’s Gwendolyn Quinn, PhD, and Matthew Schabath, PhD, told ResearchAmerica.org prior to World Cancer Day on Feb. 4. Read More


COMMUNITY OF COURAGE

STORIES TO INSPIRE YOU ON YOUR JOURNEY THROUGH CANCER