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The David H. Koch Center for Cancer Care

 

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center announced that it has received the largest gift in its history, a commitment of $150 million from long-time MSK board member David H. Koch. This unprecedented contribution will transform cancer care with a state-of-the-art outpatient medical facility to be known as The David H. Koch Center for Cancer Care. The new center will provide the most advanced cancer treatments in a dynamic space designed with the needs of patients firmly in mind.
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  • Facility Fact Sheet
    Memorial Sloan Kettering is developing a new complex on the Upper East Side of Manhattan. Here are some facts about our new development.
  • Ceremonial Turning of the Soil
    MSK President and CEO Craig Thompson, Julia Koch, MSK board member David Koch, and MSK Chairman Douglas Warner participate in a ceremonial turning of the soil for the planned David H. Koch Center for Cancer Care.
  • David H. Koch
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    View of MSK’s newly announced site; The David H. Koch Center for Cancer Care from the FDR Drive South.
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    Scenic rendering of MSK’s newly announced site; The David H. Koch Center for Cancer Care from the East River.
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    74th Street view rendering of MSK’s newly announced site; The David H. Koch Center for Cancer Care.
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    74th Street view rendering of MSK’s newly announced site; The David H. Koch Center for Cancer Care.
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    Exterior rendering of MSK’s newly announced site; The David H. Koch Center for Cancer Care.
  • Video
    This animated video shows MSK’s newly announced site; The David H. Koch Center for Cancer Care from an aerial view.
 

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Memorial Sloan Kettering experts are available to comment on the exciting new research presented at the 2015 American Association of Cancer Research annual meeting, including research in immunotherapy in pediatric cancers and melanoma, breast cancer, and many others. For more information and to set up interviews or access photos and video, email Rebecca Williams at williamr@mskcc.org.
Saturday, April 18, 2015
 
Memorial Sloan Kettering breast cancer experts are available to comment on breaking news out of this year’s annual meeting set to take place December 9 through 13.
Monday, December 8, 2014
 
The largest hematology-oncology meeting in the world will take place in San Francisco from December 6 through 9. Memorial Sloan Kettering experts are available to comment on breaking news out of the meeting.
Tuesday, December 2, 2014
 
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Press Releases

 
An international collaboration of researchers is advancing precision medicine for men with advanced prostate cancer.
Thursday, May 21, 2015
 
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center announced that it has received the largest gift in its history, a commitment of $150 million from long-time MSK board member David H. Koch. This unprecedented contribution will transform cancer care with a state-of-the-art outpatient medical facility to be known as The David H. Koch Center for Cancer Care. The new center will provide the most advanced cancer treatments in a dynamic space designed with the needs of patients firmly in mind.
Wednesday, May 20, 2015
 
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center introduced a new, consumer-friendly web presence for www.mskcc.org (Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center) and www.sloankettering.edu (Louis V. Gerstner, Jr. Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center), featuring an innovative platform and on-demand navigation for patients, caregivers, researchers, healthcare professionals, and graduate students, among other core audiences.
Tuesday, May 5, 2015
 
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On Our Blog

 
ANNOUNCEMENT
MSK will open a new state-of-the-art outpatient medical facility, made possible by a $150 million commitment from David H. Koch.
Thursday, May 21, 2015
 
FINDING
Lab findings have suggested that a new combination of targeted therapies could be successful against certain head and neck cancers.
Monday, May 18, 2015
 
IN THE CLINIC
MSK’s Multidisciplinary Skin Cancer Management Program addresses the need for more advanced treatments for complex nonmelanoma skin cancers.
Friday, May 15, 2015
 
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Media Coverage

 
Gynecologist and geneticist Noah Kauff was interviewed about the oophorectomy procedure and what options are available for women with the BRCA gene.
Friday, March 27, 2015
 
Medical oncologist David Hyman discusses basket studies for NPR Morning Edition.
Thursday, March 26, 2015
 
Wednesday, March 25, 2015
 
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