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Pictured: José Baselga
Announcement
Thursday, April 10, 2014

Discoveries made at Memorial Sloan Kettering receive recognition at the 2014 Annual Meeting of the American Association for Cancer Research.

Pictured: Catherine Augier
Event
Monday, March 31, 2014

Watch a video of an annual event that gives voice to writings composed by Memorial Sloan Kettering patients.

Q&A
Friday, February 14, 2014

Breast cancer surgeon Monica Morrow discusses how surgery for breast cancer is evolving in the modern era of more-effective drug therapy.

In the News
Wednesday, February 12, 2014

Breast cancer experts criticize study suggesting mammograms don’t save lives.

Finding
Monday, February 10, 2014

The new guidelines take aim at resolving questions over whether surgery to remove additional normal tissue is needed in breast cancer patients who’ve already had a lumpectomy.

Pictured: Aisha Hasan
Slide Show
Monday, December 2, 2013

The grant, which Dr. Hasan will use to develop novel immune therapies for two childhood cancers, was presented at Memorial Sloan Kettering and involved a special activity for pediatric patients.

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In the News
Wednesday, November 13, 2013

Good Morning America reporter Amy Robach was diagnosed with breast cancer at age 40 after receiving her first mammogram. For Memorial Sloan Kettering experts, the message behind this story bears repeating: Mammograms save lives.

Pictured: Leonard Saltz & Peter Bach
In the News
Tuesday, October 22, 2013

Memorial Sloan Kettering experts question the high cost of cancer drugs in a New York Magazine cover story.

Cancer Care
Perspective
Thursday, October 3, 2013

Memorial Sloan Kettering experts comment on the latest findings by the Institute of Medicine about the quality, coordination, and cost of cancer care.

Announcement
Tuesday, September 17, 2013

Hartford Healthcare system in Connecticut has been selected as the first MSK Cancer Alliance member, established to enhance delivery of care, improve patient outcomes, and advance research.

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In the O.R.
Tuesday, September 10, 2013

Memorial Sloan Kettering clinicians report on a successful first year of using a new procedure to pinpoint and remove small breast cancers.

Slide Show
Friday, August 30, 2013

Memorial Sloan Kettering’s Patient Recreation Pavilion offers a healing environment where patients and their loved ones come to discover or rediscover the things that bring them enjoyment.

Pictured: Larry Norton
In the News
Wednesday, July 31, 2013

Deputy Physician-in-Chief for Breast Cancer Programs Larry Norton was interviewed on PBS NewsHour about a recent recommendation from a National Cancer Institute working group that proposed changing the definition of cancer.

Pictured: Martin Tallman
Honor
Tuesday, July 16, 2013

Memorial Sloan Kettering is one of the nation’s top two hospitals for cancer care for the 24th year in a row and is also recognized for excellence in a range of medical specialties.

Pictured: Mark Kris
In the News
Tuesday, July 9, 2013

Medical oncologist Mark G. Kris and one of his patients were interviewed for a CBS This Morning segment that describes how a Memorial Sloan Kettering team trains the supercomputer IBM Watson to help doctors identify the best cancer management options for individual patients.