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

Archived Articles

Past articles featuring the Division of Cancer Prevention and Population Sciences faculty.