In the Clinic
By Jim Stallard, MA, Writer/Editor | Friday, November 9, 2012
A genetic analysis of tumors suggests women are more susceptible than men to the most common form of lung cancer.
In the Clinic
By Jim Stallard, MA, Writer/Editor | Thursday, November 8, 2012
Memorial Sloan Kettering’s colorectal cancer team has developed online prediction tools that assess disease risk following surgery, enabling patients and physicians to make better treatment decisions.
By Julie Grisham, MS, Science Writer/Editor | Friday, November 2, 2012
Dr. Chi, a physician-scientist and member of the Human Oncology and Pathogenesis Program, studies genetic and epigenetic changes that cause cancer.
By Memorial Sloan Kettering | Wednesday, October 31, 2012
Dr. Huang discusses how minimally invasive, video-assisted, and robotic surgical techniques improve the treatment of patients with lung, esophageal, and thyroid cancers.
By Memorial Sloan Kettering | Thursday, October 25, 2012
Organizers expect this year to be the most successful yet for this national indoor team cycling event, which raises funds for rare cancer research at Memorial Sloan Kettering.
By Memorial Sloan Kettering | Monday, October 22, 2012
Dr. Abu-Rustum, Director of Minimally Invasive Surgery for the Gynecology Service, discusses how the gynecologic cancer care team treats each woman with an individualized approach.
By Memorial Sloan Kettering | Friday, October 19, 2012
Dr. DeAngelis has been elected to the Institute of Medicine (IOM), considered one of the highest honors in the field of health and medicine.
By Andrea Peirce, BA, Writer/Editor | Monday, October 15, 2012
James had advanced melanoma and dwindling treatment options when his doctors enrolled him in a clinical trial of an innovative immunotherapy developed at Memorial Sloan Kettering.
In the News
By Media Staff | Thursday, October 11, 2012
Good Morning America co-host Robin Roberts recently said good-bye to her inpatient treatment team at Memorial Sloan Kettering after undergoing a stem cell transplant to treat myelodysplastic syndrome.
By Memorial Sloan Kettering | Wednesday, October 10, 2012
During Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Dr. Lee discusses mammography, breast MRI, and breast ultrasound.
In the Community
By Media Staff | Friday, October 5, 2012
Memorial Sloan Kettering highlights initiatives to help meet the cancer-related healthcare needs of our community and to improve access to healthcare services.
By Allyson Collins, MS, Science Writer/Editor | Thursday, October 4, 2012
About Herbs, presented by Memorial Sloan Kettering’s Integrative Medicine Service, gives mobile device users a comprehensive guide to botanicals, supplements, complementary therapies, and more.
By Julie Grisham, MS, Science Writer/Editor | Monday, October 1, 2012
Dr. Barakat will serve as president of two prestigious societies for gynecologic cancer, allowing him to influence how women with these cancers are cared for both in the United States and around the world.
By Media Staff | Friday, September 28, 2012
A new program is training nurses across the country to identify the needs of cancer survivors and to help patients and their families achieve the best possible quality of life after treatment.
By Jim Stallard, MA, Writer/Editor | Monday, September 24, 2012
Dr. Gany works to identify the causes of health disparities in underserved communities, and to develop ways to more effectively deliver care to ethnically diverse populations.