Pictured: James Huang
Video
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.

Pictured: Cycle for Survival
Event
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.

Pictured: Nadeem Abu-Rustum
Video
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.

Pictured: Lisa DeAngelis
Honor
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.

Pictured: Zuckerman Research Center
Announcement
By Media Staff  |  Wednesday, October 17, 2012

Memorial Sloan Kettering’s new research complex contains more than 100 laboratories, nearly doubling the space we dedicate to research to better understand and treat cancer.

Research
Pictured: Patient James
Patient Story
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.

Pictured: Robin Roberts
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.

Pictured: Carol Lee
Q&A
By Memorial Sloan Kettering  |  Wednesday, October 10, 2012

During Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Dr. Lee discusses mammography, breast MRI, and breast ultrasound.

Pictured: Structure of Synthesized Erythropoietin
In the Lab
By Julie Grisham, MS, Science Writer/Editor  |  Monday, October 8, 2012

Researchers have produced a fully synthetic, functional version of erythropoietin, the hormone that controls production of red blood cells.

Community Event
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.

Pictured: About Herbs App
Announcement
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.

Pictured: Richard Barakat
Honor
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.

Pictured: Zana Correa
Event
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.

Pictured: Alexander Rudensky
Announcement
By Julie Grisham, MS, Science Writer/Editor  |  Wednesday, September 26, 2012

Dr. Rudensky studies the development of white blood cells called T lymphocytes, which participate in the immune system response to infection. He joined the Sloan Kettering Institute in 2009.

Feature
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.

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