Pictured: Jamie Ostroff
On Our Website
By Andrea Peirce, BA, Writer/Editor  |  Friday, May 30, 2014

Become one of the thousands of people that Memorial Sloan Kettering’s Tobacco Treatment Program has helped to quit.

Pictured: Musician Volunteer
Video
By Navani Otero  |  Wednesday, May 28, 2014

The volunteer organization Musicians On Call complements therapy with bedside performances.

Pictured: David Solit
Profile
By Julie Grisham, MS, Science Writer/Editor  |  Tuesday, May 27, 2014

David Solit, Director of the Marie-Josée and Henry R. Kravis Center for Molecular Oncology, discusses how working with cancer patients drives him to develop more-effective, personalized cancer treatments.

Pictured: 2014 Graduates
Event
By Julie Grisham, MS, Science Writer/Editor  |  Friday, May 23, 2014

Degrees were presented and awards were given at the 35th annual ceremony held on May 14.

Pictured: Tari King
In the News
By Jennifer Bassett, MA, Writer/Editor  |  Thursday, May 22, 2014

Memorial Sloan Kettering breast surgeon Tari King talks to CBS Online about a new study suggesting double mastectomies may be performed unnecessarily in many women.

Pictured: Mark Kris
Finding
By Julie Grisham, MS, Science Writer/Editor  |  Wednesday, May 21, 2014

A new study has found that driver mutations can be found in about two-thirds of lung adenocarcinomas, suggesting options for treatment with targeted therapies.

Pictured: José Baselga, Agnès Viale,  Michael Berger & David Solit
Announcement
By Eva Kiesler, PhD, Science Writer/Editor  |  Tuesday, May 20, 2014

With the creation of the Marie-Josée and Henry R. Kravis Center for Molecular Oncology, Memorial Sloan Kettering sets out to deliver on the promise of personalized medicine by creating better treatment options for all people with cancer.

pictured: Martin S. Tallman
Profile
By Maureen Salamon, BA, Freelance Writer  |  Monday, May 19, 2014

Leukemia Specialist Martin Tallman discusses how research has led to improvements in the treatment of leukemia and what challenges remain.

Pictured: Liver Cells
Decoder
By Julie Grisham, MS, Science Writer/Editor  |  Friday, May 16, 2014

Cell biologist Michael Overholtzer explains apoptosis, a form of programmed cell death that can lead to cancer when it doesn’t function properly.

Pictured: William Tap
MSK at ASCO
By Media Staff  |  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.

Support
By Jennifer Castoro, BA, Managing/Copy Editor  |  Tuesday, May 13, 2014

Clinical social workers Annamma Abraham Kaba and Linda Mathew offer tips for caregivers coping with the pressures of attending to a loved one with cancer.

Pictured: Jason Lewis, Anna-Katerina Hadjantonakis & Daniel Heller
Announcement
By Eva Kiesler, PhD, Science Writer/Editor  |  Monday, May 12, 2014

The new center brings together scientists and clinicians working in various fields who will use the power of imaging to speed research and innovations in cancer care.

Pictured: North Pole Marathon
Philanthropy
By Celia Gittelson, BA  |  Friday, May 9, 2014

Memorial Sloan Kettering supporter David Friezo went — literally — to the top of the world to raise funds for pediatric patients and their families. This is his story.

Pictured: 2014 Samuel and May Rudin Award Winners
Honor
By Media Staff  |  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: Dean Bajorin
Cancer Guide
By Andrea Peirce, BA, Writer/Editor  |  Wednesday, May 7, 2014

Each year, hundreds of people choose Memorial Sloan Kettering for diagnosis and treatment of bladder cancer.

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