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Promise is published three times a year by the Development Office at MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, Texas.

Spring 2011

Cover Story:
A Passion for Making Cancer History®
John Mendelsohn, M.D., will step down from his role as MD Anderson’s third president to resume personalized cancer therapy research. He and his wife, Anne, were honored at a recent celebration of the institution’s 70th anniversary.


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Survivors Say

As a young girl, Shelby Robin, of Houston, was a patient at MD Anderson Children’s Cancer Hospital. Today   she walks its halls as a clinical nurse on the inpatient pediatric unit. Full Story

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