Navigation Links
Nationally Recognized Oncologist to Lead Aurora Health Care's Cancer Services
Date:4/2/2009

MILWAUKEE, April 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Aurora Health Care has appointed a nationally recognized cancer expert, Joseph Mirro Jr., M.D., as vice president of cancer services.

(Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090303/CG78204LOGO-b)

Dr. Mirro comes to Aurora from St. Jude Children's Research Hospital in Memphis, where he served as executive vice president of physician relations and domestic affiliates. Prior to that, he was chief medical officer and director of quality improvement at the hospital. Since 1998, he also has been professor of pediatrics and vice chairman of the Department of Pediatrics at the University of Tennessee's College of Medicine in Memphis.

In his new role at Aurora, Dr. Mirro will support and enhance Aurora's cancer services program and its partnerships with academic institutions, working with the health system's regional cancer leaders.

Aurora is a leader in cancer care, caring for more cancer patients than any other health system in Wisconsin. Aurora was the first in Wisconsin to offer the CyberKnife, a form of radiosurgery that requires no incisions, and DaVinci robot-assisted surgery for prostate cancer. Aurora also is home to some of the nation's leading cancer research through its collaborations with the National Cancer Institute (NCI) in the latest treatments for gynecologic cancer and advanced melanoma. And with Vince Lombardi Cancer Clinics throughout eastern Wisconsin, residents have many other cancer services available close to home.

"I was attracted to Aurora because of the depth and breadth of its cancer services across eastern Wisconsin, and I am eager to help shape the future of cancer care at Aurora," Dr. Mirro said. "The fact that Aurora Health Care is a truly integrated health care s
'/>"/>

SOURCE Aurora Health Care
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. Lauren Marangell, M.D. to Join Lilly; Internationally Recognized Expert in Depression Joins as Distinguished Lilly Scholar
2. Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association Nationally Recognized by BusinessWeek and AARP for Creating a Unique Workplace Environment for New and Mature Employees
3. Nationally Recognized Corporations and Retailers Rally Behind breastcancer.org
4. UPMC and UPMC Health Plan Recognized Nationally for Quality Leadership in Employee Health and Productivity
5. Nationally-Recognized Georgia Diabetes Project Honored
6. HealthONE(R) Appoints Nationally Renowned Pediatric Cardiologist & Childhood Obesity Expert as First Chief Medical Officer for the Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children(SM)
7. CytoCare Showcased on CBS News Nationally and CBS Affiliates
8. Health Care Districts Board Chair Nationally Recognized as a Modern Healthcare Trustee of the Year
9. Global Med Technologies(R), Inc. Adds Internationally Renowned NewYork- Presbyterian Hospital to Client List
10. Nationally Recognized Information Technology Veteran and Entrepreneur John Bamberger Joins gloStream, Inc. as Chief Channel Officer
11. Anti-Aging/Genetic Health Leader Suracell, Inc. Expands Internationally
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:5/6/2015)... Doctors who have done preliminary tests of ... “unprecedented” tumor control in mesothelioma patients. Surviving Mesothelioma has ... Click here to read it now. , University ... between March and December 2014. They presented their findings ... robust antitumor activity in patients with advanced PD-L positive ...
(Date:5/6/2015)... A recent National Eye Institute (NEI) report* ... is fully endorsed by fresh water advocate Sharon Kleyne, ... radio show. Kleyne notes, however, that the report does ... day. As Founder and Chairman of Bio-Logic Aqua Research, ... has extensive knowledge of vision care, dry eye, eye ...
(Date:5/6/2015)... CA (PRWEB) May 06, 2015 When ... sources are considered more reputable and respected than those ... patients advised by their physician lose more weight than ... new study conducted by the University of Georgia ... Human Biology recently revealed that patients advised by their ...
(Date:5/6/2015)... Spiking drug prices are taking large numbers of ... The Senior Citizens League (TSCL). Sixty-one percent ... co-insurance costs than expected in 2014 according to more than ... may be tough for many beneficiaries to figure out, according ... commonly associated with brand and newer specialty drugs, but cost ...
(Date:5/6/2015)... Launch Corporation, LLC. is pleased to announce that Launch ... 17 Tanguay Avenue. Owned and operated by Rick Arnold and ... in New England. , “We are extremely excited for Rick ... co-owner and CEO of Launch. “They have established great roots ... them continue to establish that positive growth in the greater ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Researchers Say “Unprecedented” Mesothelioma Response Possible with Skin Cancer Drug, According to Surviving Mesothelioma 2Health News:National Eye Institute’s Eye Care as You Age report endorsed by fresh water advocate Sharon Kleyne – with one addition 2Health News:National Eye Institute’s Eye Care as You Age report endorsed by fresh water advocate Sharon Kleyne – with one addition 3Health News:Diet Doc Unveils New Protocol Around Doctor Advised Weight Loss 2Health News:Diet Doc Unveils New Protocol Around Doctor Advised Weight Loss 3Health News:New Survey By The Senior Citizens League Reveals 61% Had Higher Than Expected Medicare Part D Costs In 2014 2Health News:New Survey By The Senior Citizens League Reveals 61% Had Higher Than Expected Medicare Part D Costs In 2014 3Health News:Jump Up and Celebrate: Launch Trampoline Park Opens in Nashua, NH 2
... it’s the ethnic groups in Britain, who are more ... the native Britishers. ,African-Caribbean and Black Africans showed ... to recent studies conducted by scientists from the Institute ... women as well as men show and increased risk. ...
... students prefer enhanced sex education programs//, they did not ... When teen pregnancy is taken into consideration, there seems ... The study, which was conducted by the Medical Research ... covered about 25 secondary schools. ,The study ...
... to determine whether they would benefit from professional support to ... and paediatric psychiatrist, Dr Choong-Siew Yong, said today. , ... before and soon after birth, and until the child is ... on a child’s mental and physical health,” Dr Yong said. ...
... conducted in seven Canadian cities reveals that prescription opioids, ... opioid use. //These findings raise questions about the current ... ,A team led by Dr. Benedikt Fischer, a ... (CIHR) and based at the Centre for Addictions Research ...
... unique one-stop store for diabetes care, that includes products ... here Tuesday. // ,The store called 'D' Lounge ... in the distribution of healthcare products. ,"'D' ... blood monitoring meters, sugar-free food like cookies, biscuits, jams ...
... Scientists of Cincinnati have found out a new treatment ... The results were reported //following their research on certain ... role in the cause of symptoms experienced by asthma ... Cincinnati (UC) Academic Health Center and Cincinnati Children’s Hospital ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Early Intervention to Improve Kids’ Healt 2Health News:Opioid Abuse More Prevalent than Heroin 2Health News:Scientists Pursue New Treatment For Asthma Sufferers 2Health News:Scientists Pursue New Treatment For Asthma Sufferers 3
(Date:5/5/2015)... -- IBM Watson Health (NYSE: IBM ) today announced ... leading cancer institutes to accelerate the ability of clinicians ... The institutes will apply Watson,s ... the ability to translate DNA insights, understand a person,s ... to personalize treatment options. The project is part of ...
(Date:5/5/2015)... May 5, 2015 (Family Features) Which health ... you,re like most adults, monitoring your weight, cholesterol, and ... routine. But what about vision care? ... adults reach their 40s, they often start to notice ... daily lives and job performance. Whether having difficulty reading ...
(Date:5/5/2015)... NIJMEGEN, the Netherlands , May ... company developing lower esophageal sphincter (LES) stimulation therapy ... positive safety and efficacy results. The results demonstrated ... heartburn and regurgitation and the "gold-standard" esophageal acid ... near-complete elimination of dependence on daily PPI medications. ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Clinicians Tap Watson to Accelerate DNA Analysis and Inform Personalized Treatment Options for Patients 2Clinicians Tap Watson to Accelerate DNA Analysis and Inform Personalized Treatment Options for Patients 3Clinicians Tap Watson to Accelerate DNA Analysis and Inform Personalized Treatment Options for Patients 4Clinicians Tap Watson to Accelerate DNA Analysis and Inform Personalized Treatment Options for Patients 5Clinicians Tap Watson to Accelerate DNA Analysis and Inform Personalized Treatment Options for Patients 6Eye Care as You Age 2Eye Care as You Age 3Eye Care as You Age 4Excellent three year results of EndoStim therapy for severe reflux disease presented at the SAGES Annual Meeting in Nashville. 2Excellent three year results of EndoStim therapy for severe reflux disease presented at the SAGES Annual Meeting in Nashville. 3
... Director of USC,s ... Norris Cancer ... a pharmaceutical company dedicated to the discovery, rapid,development and commercialization ... part of a series of,presentations at the 2007 AACR-NCI-EORTC International ...
... Published in Neurogastroenterology and Motility- MONTVALE, N.J., ... ) announced today the publication of,preclinical data demonstrating ... levels of advanced glycated end-products (AGEs) and restore,neuronal ... diabetes. Loss,of gastrointestinal nNOS activity is one of ...
Cached Medicine Technology:SuperGen's Novel Hypomethylating Agent Highlighted at AACR Plenary Session 2SuperGen's Novel Hypomethylating Agent Highlighted at AACR Plenary Session 3Synvista Therapeutics' Alagebrium Shows Potential for use in Treating Diabetes-Related Gastrointestinal Complications 2Synvista Therapeutics' Alagebrium Shows Potential for use in Treating Diabetes-Related Gastrointestinal Complications 3Synvista Therapeutics' Alagebrium Shows Potential for use in Treating Diabetes-Related Gastrointestinal Complications 4
... ARUP Laboratories is a national reference ... laboratory research and development. ARUP offers an ... unique medical tests in clinical and anatomic ... ARUP Laboratories' clients include more than half ...
... Laboratories is a national reference laboratory and ... and development. ARUP offers an extensive test ... tests in clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned ... clients include more than half of the ...
... ARUP Laboratories is a national reference laboratory ... research and development. ARUP offers an extensive ... medical tests in clinical and anatomic pathology. ... Laboratories' clients include more than half of ...
... reference laboratory and a worldwide leader in ... an extensive test menu of highly complex ... anatomic pathology. Owned by the University of ... half of the nation's university teaching hospitals ...
Medicine Products: