Maureen Salamon, BA

Freelance Writer

Recent Blog Posts

Dentist Sae Hee Kim
Support
Thursday, January 8, 2015

MSK dentist Sae Hee Kim discusses how cancer treatment can affect the teeth and gums and offers tips on how people with cancer can care for them.

Pictured: William Alago
Q&A
Monday, November 24, 2014

Interventional radiologist William Alago discusses minimally invasive procedures, advances in imaging techniques, and the future of his field.

Pictured: Robin Roberts & Tonya Samuel
SUPPORT
Friday, October 3, 2014

For people undergoing bone marrow or stem cell transplants, being isolated from friends, family, and everyday life can make recovery more difficult.

pictured: Martin S. Tallman
Profile
Monday, May 19, 2014

Leukemia Specialist Martin Tallman discusses how research has led to improvements in the treatment of leukemia and what challenges remain.

Pictured: Julio Garcia-Aguilar
Ask the Expert
Tuesday, March 25, 2014

In this Ask the Expert feature, colorectal surgeon Julio Garcia-Aguilar discusses the differences between laparoscopy and robotic surgery and explains which patients are the best candidates for these procedures.

Pictured: Charles Sklar
Q&A
Wednesday, December 11, 2013

In this Q&A, pediatric endocrinologist Charles Sklar discusses Memorial Sloan Kettering’s Long-Term Follow-Up Program, which manages the health of pediatric cancer survivors.

Pictured: Emily Foley
Profile
Friday, October 18, 2013

Memorial Sloan Kettering cell biologist Emily Foley discusses her research, which is focused on improving the understanding of cell division.

Pictured: Kenneth Offit
In the Lab
Monday, September 9, 2013

Researchers have found the first evidence that susceptibility to developing acute lymphoblastic leukemia during childhood may be heritable.

Pictured: Robert J. Motzer
In the Clinic
Thursday, August 22, 2013

An international study led by Memorial Sloan Kettering found that pazopanib (Votrient®) controls cancer as effectively as sunitinib (Sutent®) while improving patients’ quality of life.