Raising the bar
June 19, 2013

The field of cancer biology has taken incredible leaps forward in recent years, but these advances are just the first steps toward the ultimate goal of preventing and curing cancer. It will fall to the next generation of research scientists to turn that goal into reality.


Sun safety, screenings highlight Living in Harmony with the Sun
June 17, 2013

The UACC's Skin Cancer Institute's co-sponsored Living in Harmony with the Sun event at the Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum provided skin screenings, sun safety information and kids' activities.

UACC physicians among 2013 Best Doctors
June 13, 2013

Twenty-two physicians affiliated with the UA Cancer Center are included among the 2013 Best Doctors in America database.

Research projects receive American Cancer Society funding
June 4, 2013

University of Arizona Cancer Center researchers are working on a variety of cancer projects thanks to funding from the American Cancer Society.

DOD award helps advance detection of bombs, breast cancer
May 23, 2013

A Cancer Center researcher is on a UA engineering team combining the advantages of high-contrast microwave imaging being developed for breast cancer detection with high-resolution ultrasound imaging to detect improvised explosive devices, also known as IEDs.

Tucson Mayor proclaims May Skin Cancer Detection and Prevention Month
May 15, 2013

Tucson Mayor Jonathan Rothschild has proclaimed May as Skin Cancer Detection and Prevention Month and encourages residents to protect their skin - all year long.

UA Cancer Center offers team approach to people genetically at high risk for cancer
May 14, 2013

For people who have a strong family history of cancer, our multi-specialty team at the University of Arizona Cancer Center can assess cancer risk, determine if genetic testing is appropriate, interpret testing results, and counsel regarding the options for cancer risk management.

C-Bio program graduates six doctoral students
May 10, 2013

The University of Arizona’s Cancer Biology Graduate Interdisciplinary Program graduates six doctoral students this academic year, bringing to 75 the total number of graduates since the program’s inception in 1988.

Radiation Oncology earns ACR accreditation
April 30, 2013

The University of Arizona Cancer Center's Radiation Oncology Department has been awarded a three-year term of accreditation in radiation oncology as the result of a recent review by the American College of Radiology.

Drs. David Alberts and Emmanuelle Meuillet to receive 11th annual Sydney E. Salmon, MD, Awards
April 30, 2013

The Sydney E. Salmon, MD, Awards recognize UA Cancer Center faculty members for their leadership in cancer research, grant support, publications, community service and clinical responsibilities.