Late Effects of Childhood Cancer Treatment Childhood cancer in the United States now has a five-year survival rate of 80 percent. Thanks to improved methods of treatment, most pediatric patients grow up to lead active lives.
An Interview with Monica Morrow Surgical oncologist Monica Morrow is an internationally renowned expert in breast cancer with more than 20 years of experience leading research, education, and treatment programs.
Online Portal Connects Patients with Treatment Teams Memorial Sloan Kettering has now made keeping track of details regarding care easier by creating a private, personalized online link for patients to access this information and communicate with their physicians and nurses.
Charles Sawyers Awarded Landon Prize Charles L. Sawyers, Chair of the Human Oncology and Pathogenesis Program, has been awarded the 2009 Dorothy P. Landon Prize for Translational Cancer Research from the American Association for Cancer Research.
James Eastham Named Urology Service Chief James A. Eastham has been named Chief of the Urology Service in the Department of Surgery and the incumbent of the Florence and Theodore Baumritter/Enid Ancell Chair of Urologic Oncology.