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Cancer Prevention Center to be named in honor of Dallas philanthropist
Donor commitments to unprecedented assault on cancer surpass $100 million
e-Health is no longer a wave of the future - it's our reality
Tom Bates is co-owner of Glendarroch Homes. A graduate of Texas Christian University, he lives with his wife and four children in Fort Worth.
Ashley Loeffler, of Houston, is chair of MD Anderson's Advance Team, a volunteer leadership board of "next generation" community and business leaders. She's worked in the office of Texas Gov. George W. Bush and Sen. Jeffrey Wentworth, in the development office at The University of Texas at Austin and as campaign finance director of Texas Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst. She and her husband Lance have three children.
Martin High School contributes to first pediatric colon cancer clinical trial
The Dr. Marnie Rose Foundation celebrates a decade of funding brain cancer research
IBC survivor dedicated to fighting rare form of breast cancer
Polo events prove effective fundraisers in fight against cancer
Screening, education offer hope for colorectal cancer
Colleen Villamin claims 2013 Ethel Fleming Arceneaux Award
Scurlock Foundation continues tradition of making a difference
Septembeard urges men to 'be a hero' in fight against prostate cancer
The MD Anderson Children's Cancer Hospital's newly renovated and expanded floor space brings together all pediatric treatment and services on one floor along with Ronald McDonald Family Room areas, an in-hospital school, a large play park, a kitchen, a teen room and other amenities.
MD Anderson team member, physician-scientist David Piwnica-Worms, M.D., Ph.D., has assumed two leadership posts at MD Anderson: chair of Cancer Systems Imaging and deputy division head, research affairs, for Diagnostic Imaging.
Helen Piwnica-Worms, Ph.D., has joined MD Anderson as vice provost to lead science research at the institution.
MD Anderson welcomed Ethan Dmitrovsky, M.D., in July as new provost and executive vice president.
Medal of honor goes to pioneer and leader in cancer metastasis
John Mendelsohn, M.D., director of MD Anderson's Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Institute for Personalized Cancer Therapy and former MD Anderson president, has been elected as a fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.
Study moves researchers closer to personalized cancer treatment
Prevents tumor suppressors in cells from maturing
Latest results confirm high rate of response, remission
Findings disappoint brain cancer experts seeking effective therapy
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Promise Fall 2021
Walmart's support of Boot Walk benefits medical students
Patient Mosaic: New pathway to precision medicine
Bridge funding supports researchers amid COVID-19
Companies support Blood Bank during COVID-19
12-year-old osteosarcoma patient supports cancer research, spreads hope
Saluting the heroes of COVID-19
Rogers Award honors MD Anderson nursing assistant
Fun for all at Camp H-Town
MD Anderson Children’s Cancer Hospital holds Prom Party Palooza
Sarah Jessica Parker shoe sale benefits prostate cancer research
MD Anderson, Houston Dynamo team up to end cancer
Newsmakers: Jim Allison wins Nobel Prize
MD Anderson's happy campers
On course with the PGA TOUR
MD Anderson's Moon Shots Program turns 5
MD Anderson Cancer Center names 2017 Sabin Family Fellows
Cancer prevention efforts in full swing
e-Philanthropy program raises support for patients with just a few clicks
MD Anderson Cancer Center’s 75th Anniversary Celebration
A win-win-win situation
Global ambassadors with a collective goal
25 Years of Cheer
PUTTing an end to cancer
A good day in cancer land
Stripes aligns with MD Anderson
Fueled by philanthropy
The power of giving
Washington, D.C. event honors James A. Baker, III
Pedaling for a cure
A bright future for philanthropy
The time is now
A leap into the future with telemedicine
An infinite desire to help
Taking a bite out of cancer: Crave Cupcakes partners with Arts in Medicine program
A Global Force Against Cancer: MD Anderson Once Again Ranked No. 1
Among Friends: Lanie Rose
Making Cancer History®:
Practicing the Art of the Possible
Polo on the Prairie Brings World-Class Polo to West Texas
The BATTLE Toward Personalized Lung Cancer Therapy