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MD Anderson Cancer Center's 2010-2011 Annual Report highlights achievements and contributions of faculty, staff, volunteers and donors in advancing the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of cancer. It also provides key financial and statistical data.

Enhancing Quality in the Midst of Change

Major forces challenge health care today. Among them are shortages of specialty physicians, nurses and allied health care professionals, the aging of our population, lifestyles that put more Americans at risk for illness, escalating medical costs and pressures to reduce those costs. In the midst of all this change, MD Anderson is taking steps to ensure the delivery of quality care.

Philanthropy Ensures Quality

The Heart of Giving

When it comes to philanthropy, there are myriad ways to make a difference. For Don Schlattman, choosing just one was not enough.

People and Data

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Preparing for the Future of Health Care

Going Deep Into the Science of Improvement

Ask survivors to place a value on a future free from cancer, and they will say it's priceless.

Quality Drives Patient Care

The Saga of a Protocol

In 2004, James Yao, M.D., learned that one patient can open a whole new world of possibilities.

Educating Professionals and the Public

Casting a Net for Talented, Committed Trainees

To attract the best and brightest to essential health care jobs, MD Anderson has a growing number of innovative programs.

Quality in Our Facilities

The Physical Expression of a Vision

MD Anderson's facilities focus on meeting the needs of patients, visitors and employees.