FEATURE
By Memorial Sloan Kettering  |  Friday, July 11, 2014

Memorial Sloan Kettering’s vision is nothing less than to revolutionize the treatment of cancer. Learn about some of the ways we’re doing it.

Cancer Care
Pictured: Andrea Pusic
Event
By Esther Napolitano, BS, Science Writer/Editor  |  Wednesday, July 9, 2014

Register to attend a live webinar on breast reconstruction featuring MSK plastic surgeon Andrea Pusic.

In the Community
By Rosie Foster, MA  |  Tuesday, July 8, 2014

Memorial Sloan Kettering “green” committees focus on waste reduction and energy efficiency throughout the institution while donating useful supplies to New York–area nonprofits.

Giving
Pictured: Cara Anselmo
Q&A
By Jennifer Bassett, MA, Writer/Editor  |  Monday, July 7, 2014

New findings reveal a link between obesity and death from breast cancer. Memorial Sloan Kettering clinical nutritionist Cara Anselmo talks about the issue and offers tips on maintaining a healthy weight when coping with breast cancer.

Event
By Jim Stallard, MA, Writer/Editor  |  Thursday, July 3, 2014

Olympic gymnast Shannon Miller was diagnosed with germ cell ovarian cancer, a very rare disease, in 2011 and treated at Memorial Sloan Kettering. Learn more about her inspiring story.

Survivorship
Pictured: Gum ball machines
Decoder
By Eva Kiesler, PhD, Science Writer/Editor  |  Wednesday, July 2, 2014

Understanding tumor heterogeneity may be the next big quest in cancer science, as differences between cells within a tumor can have important consequences for how cancers are diagnosed and treated.

Pictured: William Breitbart
Q&A
By Esther Napolitano, BS, Science Writer/Editor  |  Monday, June 30, 2014

Psychiatrist William Breitbart answers questions about coping with the debilitating exhaustion that can result from cancer treatment.

Pictured: Serge Lyashchenko
In the Clinic
By Eva Kiesler, PhD, Science Writer/Editor  |  Friday, June 27, 2014

The launch of a 20-ton instrument and a facility for producing radioactive imaging molecules will allow our doctors and scientists to monitor cancers in unparalleled detail.

Pictured: Christine Iacobuzio-Donahue, Eileen O’Reilly, Steven Leach, and Peter Allen
Announcement
By Jim Stallard, MA, Writer/Editor  |  Thursday, June 26, 2014

Our new David M. Rubenstein Center for Pancreatic Cancer Research is an ambitious initiative to solve a difficult and complex disease.

Pictured: Vivian Strong
Cancer Guide
By Andrea Peirce, BA, Writer/Editor  |  Tuesday, June 24, 2014

Memorial Sloan Kettering diagnoses and treats more people with stomach cancer than any other cancer center in the nation.

Pictured: Wendy Lichtenthal
Support
By Andrea Peirce, BA, Writer/Editor  |  Monday, June 23, 2014

Clinical psychologist Wendy Lichtenthal describes the growing recognition that some people suffer from persistent and debilitating grief and may benefit from specific types of help.

Pictured: Medical oncologist Diane Reidy-Lagunes
Perspective
By Diane Reidy-Lagunes, MD, Medical Oncologist  |  Thursday, June 19, 2014

Diane Reidy-Lagunes, a gastrointestinal oncologist and Co-Director of the Department of Medicine’s Hematology-Oncology Fellowship Program, shares her experiences in treating — and supporting — her patients.

Cancer Care
Pictured: Peter Allen
In the Clinic
By Jim Stallard, MA, Writer/Editor  |  Wednesday, June 18, 2014

A new drug could make pancreatic surgery safer by reducing the risk of a grave complication.

Pictured: Xavier D.
Slideshow
By Jim Stallard, MA, Writer/Editor  |  Tuesday, June 17, 2014

Young patients have a blast with families and Memorial Sloan Kettering staff at the 2014 Pediatric Prom

Support
By Esther Napolitano, BS, Science Writer/Editor  |  Monday, June 16, 2014

Memorial Sloan Kettering social workers offer advice on managing some of the challenges of living with advanced cancer.

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