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Institute Faculty in the News - FY13

August 2013

July 2013

June 2013

  • 6/25/2013 Sex and cancer - Breaking the taboo ABC News Leslie Schover, Ph.D.
  • 6/20/213 The stigma of male breast cancer: Yes, men get it too! Saludify  Sharon Giordano, M.D., M.P.H.
  • 6/14/2013 Higgins: Join Komen Race for the Cure, help defeat breast cancer Houston Chronicle Linda Elting, Dr. P.H.
  • 6/13/2013 Tamoxifen: gene test may predict fenefit MedPage Today Therese Bevers, M.D.
  • 6/13/2013 New survey reveals how women view diet and exercise in relationship to cancer News-Medical.Net Jennifer Irvin Vidrine Ph.D.
  • 6/10/2013 Innovator award won by Kenneth Tsai, M.D., Ph.D., for plan to map molecular path to skin cancer The ASCO Post Guang Peng, M.D., Ph.D.
  • 6/10/2013 BMI and fast food: an interview with Dr Lorraine Reitzel, Assistant Professor, Department of Health Disparities Research at MD Anderson News-Medical.Net Lorraine Reitzel, Ph.D.
  • 6/2/2013 Cancer's big questions Delta Sky Magazine Therese Bevers, M.D.
  • 6/2/2013 The impact of Pink: Komen honors Houstonians working to end breast cancer CultureMap Linda Elting, Dr. P.H.

May 2013

  • 5/29/2013 Insurers resist covering BRCA1 breast cancer test; MD Anderson experts admit issue is complex BioNews Texas Therese Bevers, M.D.
  • 5/28/2013 Coverage gaps can hamper access to some breast cancer screening, care The Philadelphia Inquirer Therese Bevers, M.D.
  • 5/27/2013 If you want the tests Angelina Jolie had, you may have to pay The Washington Post Therese Bevers, M.D.
  • 5/23/2013 Fast-food restaurant proximity linked to higher BMI in African-Americans Atlanta Blackstar Lorraine Reitzel, Ph.D.
  • 5/22/2013 Fast food distance linked to high BMI among African Americans Medill Northwestern  Lorraine Reitzel, Ph.D.
  • 5/22/2013 MD Anderson Cancer Center gets to the bottom of obesity’s role in cancer BioNews Texas  Karen Basen-Engquist, Ph.D., M.P.H.
  • 5/22/2013 Obesity directly tied to several cancers News Medical  Karen Basen-Engquist, Ph.D., M.P.H.
  • 5/17/2013 Houston study examines one race for links between obesity, proximity to fast food Houston Chronicle  Lorraine Reitzel, Ph.D.
  • 5/17/2013 Does living near fast food restaurants increase your risk of obesity? The Atlantic Cities Lorraine Reitzel, Ph.D.
  • 5/17/2013 BMI, fast food restaurant proximity linked in new study Huffington Post Lorraine Reitzel, Ph.D.
  • 5/16/2013 Study: Living near fast food ups risk of obesity The Daily Beast  Lorraine Reitzel, Ph.D.
  • 5/16/2013 Living near fast-food outlets might boost obesity risk HealthDay Lorraine Reitzel, Ph.D.
  • 5/15/2013 Angelina Jolie's news: Docs talk about breast cancer National Geographic Daily News Powel Brown, M.D., Ph.D.
  • 5/14/2013 Houston doctor talks mastectomy options Therese Bevers, M.D.
  • 5/7/2013All hands on deck: (some) reflections and ameliorating global health disparities in the 21st century Huffington Post Lovell Jones, Ph.D.
  • 5/6/2013 MD Anderson oncologist leads program to study delivery, quality and cost of health care The Vindicator Sharon Giordano, M.D., M.P.H.

April 2013

March 2013

February 2013

  • 2/25/2013 Because male breast cancer is rare, many cases aren’t caught till later stages Washington Post  Sharon Giordano, M.D., M.P.H.
  • 2/20/2013 What group gets cervical cancer twice as often? YAHOO! News David Wetter, Ph.D.
  • 2/13/213 Who pays the highest price when it comes to breast cancer? YAHOO! News David Wetter, Ph.D.
  • 2/11/2013 Have cancer but no insurance? No problem—You can pay with your life YAHOO! News David Wetter, Ph.D
  • 2/5/2013 African-Americans still more likely to die from cancer Reuters David Wetter, Ph.D.

January 2013

December 2012

  • 12/17/2012 Inherited colon cancer risk tied to certain foods Reuters Mala Pande, Ph.D., M.P.H.
  • 12/14/2012 Fewer health care options for illegal immigrants YAHOO! News Lewis Foxhall, M.D.
  • 12/7/2012 Kidney cancer survival rates: an interview with Dr. Wong-Ho Chow Wong-Ho Chow, Ph.D.
  • 12/5/2012 Six simple steps to quit smoking for good Bay Area The Citizen Paul Cinciripini, Ph.D.
  • 12/1/2012 Later life sex Monitor on Psychology Leslie Schover, Ph.D.

November 2012

October 2012

September 2012

Mentored Junior Faculty Fellowship

Applications are being accepted for the Duncan Family Institute Mentored Junior Faculty Fellowship in Cancer Prevention Research. 

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