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Former Microsoft Healthcare Executive Joins iMedExchange

... healthcare executive and new media expert Dave chase to its leadership team. Mr. chase joins iMedExchange as Vice President of New Media ... Luxury Goods and Services companies. Dave chase was the founder and Worldwide Director of ...

Immune-Based Lymphoma Treatment Shows Promise

... von Mehren, a medical oncologist with Fox chase Cancer Center in Philadelphia. "What struck me ... director of the thoracic oncology program at Fox chase Cancer Center in Philadelphia. "When these two ... M.D., director, thoracic oncology program, Fox chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia; Margaret von Mehren, ...

Long-term study shows low oxygen levels in prostate tumors can predict recurrence

... ORLANDO (May 15, 2009)Fox chase Cancer Center researchers have discovered that ... Turaka, M.D., radiation oncology fellow at Fox chase and lead author on the study, explained that low ... in solid tumors. Between 2000 and 2002, Fox chase research colleagues published six research papers ...

Educational initiatives improve quality of care delivery

... initiatives between the clinical staff at Fox chase Cancer Center and the hospitals within their ... Cohen, MD, associate medical director for Fox chase Cancer Center Partners and senior author of the ... of hospitals, like those involved in the Fox chase Cancer Center Partners Program, can work together ...

Perceived cancer risks may not reflect actual risks or prevention needs

... for gastrointestinal cancers, researchers at Fox chase Cancer Center have learned that many people ... cancer risk assessment in recent years, Fox chase clinicians and scientists have seen increasing ... Michael Hall, M.D., medical oncologist at Fox chase and lead author on the study. "We examined ...

Robotic approach to urothelial cancer of the kidney proves to be beneficial for patients

... Robotic trained surgeons at Fox chase Cancer Center in Philadelphia presented a new and ... says Rosalia Viterbo, MD, robotic surgeon at Fox chase and co-author on the study. "Robotic assistance ... feasible." In this video abstract, Fox chase urologic cancer surgeons, Viterbo and her ...

Robotic assisted kidney cancer surgery proves to be beneficial to patients

... Fox chase Cancer Center researchers find that outcomes of ... to open surgery. The study, authored by Fox chase robotic surgeon Rosalia Viterbo, MD, was ... grow and spread. William Krassan came to Fox chase after learning he had renal cell carcinoma in the ...

Fox Chase performs the world’s first successful ViKY robot-assisted surgery for pancreatic tumors

... PHILADELPHIA (March 24, 2009)This month Fox chase Cancer Center performed the world's first ... United States this week at Fox Chase. "Fox chase is among only a handful of institutions worldwide ... both benign and cancerous conditions." Fox chase surgeon Andrew A. Gumbs, M.D., who specializes in ...

Hackensack Lawyer Bruce E. Chase Named New Jersey Super Lawyer for Third Consecutive Year

... York, NY (Lexis Nexis) March 4, 2009 -- Bruce chase , a respected Hackensack, N.J. attorney with ... every day," said Chase. Founded in 1960, chase & chase is a New Jersey civil litigation firm that offers ...

Regular physical activity linked to better quality of life in early-stage lung cancer survivors

... Elliot Coups, Ph.D., associate member of Fox chase Cancer Center's faculty and a participant in the Fox chase Keystone Program in Cancer Risk and Prevention. ... well-being." Coups and his colleagues at Fox chase and Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center ...

Andre Konski, M.D., M.B.A., Accepts Radiation Oncology Position at Wayne State University and the Karmanos Cancer Institute

... Wayne State and Karmanos from the renowned Fox chase Cancer Center in Philadelphia, Pa., where he ... current duties as chief medical officer at Fox chase Partners Program, Dr. Konski served as clinical ... Assessment Program. Dr. Konski joined Fox chase in 2002. After completing his fellowship, he ...

Fox Chase Cancer Center Purchases CyberKnife System

... field of radiosurgery, announced today that Fox chase Cancer Center in Philadelphia has purchased a ... Radiosurgery System. The CyberKnife System at Fox chase will be the third to be installed in ... as the nation's first cancer hospital, Fox chase is one of the leading cancer research and ...

Early Breast Cancer No More Likely to Return in Young Women

... in the department of radiation oncology at Fox chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia. But her new study -- ... "We looked into our institutional database at Fox chase from 1978 to 2007," Turaka explained. All of the ... it is a single-institution study. However, Fox chase physicians "are doing what they should be doing," ...

Temple, Fox Chase and Geisinger create Keystone Institute for Translational Medicine

... Temple University School of Medicine, Fox chase Cancer Center and Geisinger Health System today ... Medicine," said J. Robert Beck, M.D., Fox chase Cancer Center's senior vice president and chief academic officer. "Fox chase Cancer Center has strong traditions in basic ...

Partnerships Effective Communicators of Cancer Advances

... cancer treatment advances, say researchers at Fox chase Cancer Center in Philadelphia. Most new cancer ... The 26 hospitals that are part of the Fox chase Partners Program have access to the most recent cancer treatment guidelines developed by Fox chase and other member institutions of the National ...

Partnership of academic centers and community hospitals effective model for disseminating advances

... audit of community hospitals associated with Fox chase Cancer Center in Philadelphia suggests that a ... network of 26 select hospitals in 1986. The Fox chase Cancer Center Partners program is based on a ... cancer treatment guidelines developed by Fox chase and other member institutions of the National ...

Fox Chase Cancer Center's Ning Wong receives ASCO Cancer Foundation Career Development Award

... has selected Yu-Ning Wong, M.D., M.S.C.E., of Fox chase Cancer Center, as one of 13 clinicians to receive ... 2002. Wong is an attending physician in Fox chase Cancer Center's department of medical oncology ... medical oncologist, Dr. Wong joined the Fox chase medical staff in July 2005 after completing a ...

Temple and Fox Chase partner on research and education

... Temple University School of Medicine and the Fox chase Cancer Center have announced a new partnership that will enable Fox chase scientists to join the Temple faculty and train ... for scientists and students. Fox chase is a National Cancer Institute-designated ...

Keystone Programs for Collaborative Discovery Launch at Fox Chase

... PHILADELPHIA (Feb. 27, 2008) Fox chase Cancer Center today announced the first four ... V. Seiden, M.D., Ph.D., president and CEO of Fox chase Cancer Center. In the post-genomic era, the next ... the kind of creative team-based science at Fox chase that will be required to solve the most ...

Multiple skin cancer risk behaviors are common among US adults

... Yet a new study by behavioral researchers at Fox chase Cancer Center shows that most American adults ... factor in increased skin cancer risk, noted Fox chase psychologist Elliot Coups, Ph.D., an assistant member in the psycho-oncology program at Fox chase and lead author of the new study. The report ...

JPMorgan's 26th Annual Healthcare Conference Media Advisory

... for more details. Space is limited. JPMorgan chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM ) is a leading global financial ... of the Dow Jones Industrial Average, JPMorgan chase & Co. has its corporate headquarters in New York ... headquarters in Chicago. Under the JPMorgan, chase and Bank One brands, the firm serves millions of ...

Sneaky Chef's Recipes Make Delicious Debut at Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital

... Patients and Families First to Taste Missy chase Lapine's New Kid-Friendly, Kid-Healthy ... Hospital Sneaky Chef Missy chase Lapine Patients and their ... site. Press are welcome to sample. Author Missy chase Lapine, the former publisher of Eating ...

High Dose Radiation for Prostate Cancer Won't Raise Sexual Dysfunction

... in the department of radiation oncology at Fox chase Medical Center in Philadelphia. "But we found ... comes on the heels of work conducted at Fox chase last year. That study indicated that high-dose ... director, department of radiation oncology, Fox chase Medical Center, Philadelphia; Peter T. Scardino, ...

Smoking Does Not Worsen Breast Cancer

... a resident in radiation oncology at Fox chase Cancer Center in Philadelphia. Abramowitz said ... evaluated between 1970 and 2006 at the Fox chase Cancer Center. The women were asked about their ... M.D., radiation oncology resident, Fox chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, Pa.; Michael J. ...

National Conference Aims to Eliminate Disparities in Cancer Treatment and Deaths for African Americans

... Faculty and staff from renowned Fox chase Cancer Center; and Wilmington Mayor James ... Frederick, MD -- David Y.T. Chen MD - Fox chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia -- Natalie E. Joseph MD - Fox chase Cancer Center -- Veda N. Giri MD - ...

Fox Chase finds that lung cancer patients respond to erlotinib following cetuximab therapy

... progressed on a cetuximab-containing regimen may respond to erlotinib, Fox chase Cancer Center researchers reported today at the annual meeting of the ... clinical outcomes for a subgroup of patients who had participated in a Fox chase clinical trial that tested a combination of carboplatin, paclitaxel and ...

Fox Chase finds all-biologic regimen efficacious and well-tolerated in elderly lung cancer patients

... age of 70 respond well to a combination of bevacizumab and erlotinib, Fox chase Cancer Center researchers reported today at the annual meeting of the ... profile. Thus far 21 elderly NSCLC patients have enrolled in the Fox chase trial and 14 are evaluable for response. The median age of the 14 ...

More Mammograms May Mean More 'Harmless' Cancers

... survival," said Dr. Richard J. Bleicher, a breast cancer surgeon with Fox chase Cancer Center in Philadelphia. "Some of that screening has let us detect ... SOURCES: Richard J. Bleicher, M.D., breast cancer surgeon, Fox chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia; Jay Brooks, M.D., chairman, ...

Early Menstruation Lowers Odds of Surviving Ovarian Cancer

... director of the Personalized Cancer Risk Assessment Program at the Fox chase Cancer Center in Philadelphia, said the results shed more light on the ... M.D., Ph.D., director, Personalized Cancer Risk Assessment Program, Fox chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia; July 2009 Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers ...

Merrimack Pharmaceuticals Initiates Enrollment in a Phase 1/2 Study of MM-111, a Bispecific Antibody to ErbB2/3

... Research Therapeutics (START) where enrollment is currently underway. Fox chase Cancer Center is expected to participate in the trial this July. ... we are hopeful this will translate into patient benefit. START and Fox chase are outstanding cancer research centers and we are excited to be working ...

Longer Hormone Treatment May Improve Prostate Cancer Outlook

... said Dr. Eric M. Horwitz, acting chairman of radiation oncology at Fox chase Cancer Center in Philadelphia, who led the group that did the U.S. study. ... Eric M. Horwitz, M.D., chairman, radiation oncology, Fox chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia; Peter C. Albertsen, M.D., professor, surgery, ...

2-drug combination appears safe and active in metastatic kidney cancer

... ORLANDO (May 31, 2009)Fox chase Cancer Center investigators report that a two-drug blockade of mTOR ... Plimack, M.D., M.S., a medical oncologist and attending physician at Fox chase will report the trial results on Sunday, May 31 at the annual meeting of ...

Two Drugs Safe for Rare Forms of Kidney Cancer

... Dr. Elizabeth Plimack, a medical oncologist and attending physician at Fox chase Cancer Center in Philadelphia, said in a news release from the center. ... -- Robert Preidt SOURCE: Fox chase Cancer Center, news release, May 31, 2009 ...

Why some prostate cancer returns

... at the Josephine Ford Cancer Center at Henry Ford Hospital and Fox chase Cancer Center shows that men with a low oxygen supply to their tumor have ... to the tumors and surrounding areas, Dr. Movsas and his colleagues at Fox chase used custom-made oxygen probes to test 57 patients with low or immediate ...

Should parents share the results of BRCA1/2 genetic testing with their children?

... BRCA1/2 gene mutation, would you tell your children? A recent study at Fox chase Cancer Center not only considered that question, but also took it to the ... their children," explained Angela Bradbury, MD, medical oncologist at Fox chase and lead author on the study. "What we did not know was the impact this ...

Does a person's insurance coverage affect their access to quality cancer care?

... their access to quality cancer care? According to researchers at Fox chase Cancer Center, insurance coverage may not only affect a patient's access ... says Robert G. Uzzo, MD, chairman of the department of surgery at Fox chase and the study's lead author. His research evaluated differences in ...

Fox Chase is first cancer center in the nation to use MRI-guided biopsy to detect prostate cancer

... Earlier this month, Fox chase Cancer Center became the first hospital in North America to offer an MRI ... Pioneering new techniques for MRI-guided prostate interventions, Fox chase is offering a new procedure for men with elevated prostate-specific ...

JCI table of contents: March 23, 2009

... both the authors and, in an accompany commentary, Greg Enders, at Fox chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, note that caution is needed before this ... golden goose or Trojan horse? AUTHOR CONTACT: Greg H. Enders Fox chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. Phone: (215) 214-3956; ...

Men With BRCA Gene Mutations Unaware of Cancer Risks

... Mary Daly, director of the cancer prevention and control program at Fox chase Cancer Center in Philadelphia. That's true even though men who carry ... M.D., Ph.D., director of the cancer prevention and control program, Fox chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia; Steve Keiles, president of the National ...

Childhood Beach Vacations May Boost Melanoma Risk

... said Dr. Clifford Perlis, director of MOHS and dermatologic surgery at Fox chase Cancer Center in Philadelphia. "It's not always linked to cumulative ... Clifford Perlis, M.D., director, MOHS and dermatologic surgery, Fox chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia; February 2009 Cancer Epidemiology, ...
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