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Arizona Public Media to air follow-up story on UACC patient
June 10, 2015

In March, Arizona Public Media aired an original documentary, "Winning By Living, One Cancer Story,” that chronicled the unique pancreatic cancer battle of Michelle Kirlew. In June, AZPM checks back in with the Kirlews.

Uma Goyal, MD, awarded 2015-16 Better Than Ever research grant
June 8, 2015

Uma Goyal, MD, will receive a $25,500 research grant from the University of Arizona Cancer Center’s Better Than Ever (BTE) program to study improved techniques for specialized brachytherapy treatments for cervical cancer patients.

Skin Cancer Institute hosts 10th annual Living in Harmony with the Sun
June 4, 2015

The UA Cancer Center’s Skin Cancer Institute is partnering with the world-renowned Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum June 13 from 5-9 p.m. for the 10th annual Living in Harmony with the Sun.

Dr. Terry Badger awarded V Foundation grant to improve quality of life for Latinas with breast cancer
June 1, 2015

Terry Badger, PhD, PMHCNS-BC, RN, FAAN, has been awarded a grant from the V Foundation to help improve the quality of life and access to education for Latinas with breast cancer.

Patrick W. Mantyh, PhD, JD, discusses cancer pain discoveries in ASCO Post
May 29, 2015

Patrick W. Mantyh, PhD, JD, shared a number of fascinating cancer-related pain management discoveries in a recent edition of The ASCO Post.

Pascale Charest, PhD, awarded grant from the American Cancer Society
May 19, 2015

Pascale Charest, PhD, was awarded a $792,000 grant from the American Cancer Society to further her research regarding the biological mechanisms that cause cancer cells to spread throughout the body.

Cutting-edge cancer treatment featured on 'Good Morning America'
May 18, 2015

Xoft treatment was recently featured on ABC News program, "Good Morning America."

UACC experts discuss B-Vitamin's role in skin cancer prevention
May 15, 2015

UACC researchers Clara Curiel-Lewandrowski, MD, and Steven Stratton, PhD, discussed the potential uses for vitamin B3 in skin cancer prevention in a recent edition of the New York Times.

Dr. Gregory Rogers Awarded 5-year, $1.4 million Grant to Study Tumor Formation
April 30, 2015

University of Arizona Cancer Center research-scientist Gregory C. Rogers, PhD, recently was awarded a five-year, $1.4 million R01 National Institutes of Health (NIH) grant that will support his efforts to reveal new insights into genomic instability, which could lead to new drug targets to combat tumor formation.

Laurence Hurley, PhD, named 13th annual Sydney E. Salmon, MD, Distinguished Investigator
April 28, 2015

Laurence Hurley, PhD, has been named the winner of the 13th annual Sydney E. Salmon, MD, Distinguished Investigator Award.

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