Christina Pernambuco-Holsten, MA

Managing Web editor

Recent Blog Posts

Pictured: Michael Stubblefeld
Q&A
Monday, August 25, 2014

Nearly half of all women experience pain or physical limitations after breast cancer surgery. MSK physiatrist Michael Stubblefield answers questions about this condition, known as postmastectomy reconstruction syndrome.

pictured: David Jones
Q&A
Wednesday, August 13, 2014

David Jones, Chief of the Thoracic Surgery Service, talks about what makes MSK thoracic surgeons special and where he believes the future of treatment for cancers of the lung and esophagus is headed.

Pictured: Bhuvanesh Singh
Q&A
Friday, April 25, 2014

The HPV vaccine has brought the link between HPV and cervical cancer to the attention of many Americans, but HPV is also behind the fastest-growing type of head and neck cancer in the nation.

In the Community
Monday, April 14, 2014

Memorial Sloan Kettering is pursuing a variety of initiatives aimed at making sure everyone who walks through our doors feels welcome.

Pictured: Rich Barakat
In the News
Monday, February 3, 2014

Richard Barakat, Deputy Physician-in-Chief for our Regional Care Network and Alliances, answers questions about the MSK Cancer Alliance, featured in a new advertising campaign.

Pictured: Isabelle Rivière, Michel Sadelain & Renier Brentjens
In the News
Friday, December 6, 2013

Memorial Sloan Kettering’s partnership in a pioneering effort to speed the development of cancer immunotherapies drew national headlines.

Pictured: Allison Applebaum
Q&A
Monday, November 18, 2013

Clinical psychologist Allison Applebaum talks about therapy options for people caring for cancer patients.

Pictured: Barbara Raphael & Chioma Enweasor
Learning Curve
Friday, August 23, 2013

Our summer fellowship program helps medical students learn to become physician-scientists. Read about one of our trainees who investigated an imaging tool for use in patients with a rare uterine cancer.

Pictured: Mario Lacouture
Q&A
Monday, August 19, 2013

Dermatologist Mario Lacouture describes common skin reactions that can develop as a result of cancer treatment and offers tips for lessening their impact.

Cancer Care
Pictured: Bridges Newsletter
Survivorship
Monday, July 29, 2013

Bridges, Memorial Sloan Kettering’s newsletter written by and for cancer survivors, celebrates its fifth year of publication this summer.

Pictured: Kathleen Foley
Honor
Tuesday, May 28, 2013

Neurologist Kathleen Foley has received the American Cancer Society’s highest honor for her work in the field of palliative care for cancer patients.