An Interview with Ghassan K. Abou-Alfa Since joining Memorial Sloan-Kettering in 2001, medical oncologist Ghassan Abou-Alfa has specialized in treating patients who have primary liver cancer. He also investigates and tests new targeted therapies in clinical studies and advocates for greater awareness of the disease’s global impact.
New Program Can Help Cancer Patients Preserve Fertility Memorial Sloan-Kettering has established a fertility preservation program within the Center’s Cancer Survivorship Initiative to provide information and resources to clinicians to help them initiate discussions with patients about fertility preservation.
Murray Brennan is Named Vice President for International Programs Murray F. Brennan, a distinguished cancer surgeon and former Chair of Memorial Sloan-Kettering’s Department of Surgery, has been named Vice President for International Programs and Director of the Elmer and Mamdouha El-Sayed Bobst International Center at Memorial Sloan-Kettering.
Doracy Fontenla Named Associate Member Doracy P. Fontenla is a board-certified medical physicist and educator whose focus has been the training of residents and fellows in radiation therapy and medical physics.
Christopher Comstock Named Clinical Member Christopher E. Comstock comes to Memorial Sloan-Kettering from the University of California, San Diego, where he served for six years as chief of the breast imaging section.