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Pictured: Jatin Shah and Michael Douglas
Tuesday, July 29, 2014

View highlights from the opening ceremony of the Fifth World Congress of the International Federation of Head and Neck Oncologic Societies, which included opening remarks from Bill Clinton and a keynote speech from Michael Douglas.

Pictured: Jedd Wolchok
MSK at ASCO
Wednesday, June 4, 2014

Our experts offer their perspective in major media outlets on recent research into drug- and cell-based immunotherapies for cancer.

Pictured: William Tap
MSK at ASCO
Thursday, May 15, 2014

New Memorial Sloan Kettering research demonstrates the powerful clinical benefit of giving patients a drug that targets the molecular abnormality driving the growth of a rare and debilitating joint disease.

Pictured: 2014 Samuel and May Rudin Award Winners
Honor
Thursday, May 8, 2014

Nursing staff members were honored during National Nurses Week with various awards, including Memorial Sloan Kettering’s own Samuel and May Rudin Awards.

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.

Pictured: Mammogram
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.

Pictured: Lawrence Dauer
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.