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TOMORROW NIGHT - MAY 5, 2015 - Healthcare Town Hall Meeting on Organ Transplantion. Be there for this free and very important event at the UIC Student Center West.
The Cancer Center's Interim Director, Dr. Robert Winn, has been selected as the Keynote Speaker at the Illinois Comprehensive Cancer Control Program, to be held in Springfield on May 6, 2015. Dr. Winn will be speaking on "A New Model of Cancer Care in the 21st Century: From the Bench to the Community."
THURSDAY, May 7, 2015, will be the Cancer Center's Population Health, Behavior and Outcome program's Distinguished Lecture and Diet and Behavior Shared Resource 101 Training Symposium. Click here for more information.
The State of the Cancer Union took place on April 24, 2015, at the Chicago Urban League, and featured commentary on Family History and Cancer: Moving Beyond Our Genes, by Dr. Rick Kittles from the University of Arizona. The event also recognized DonaLynne Schaffer and Bishop Larry Trotter for their work in the cancer community.
(L-R: Karriem Watson, MS, MPH, of the University of Illinois Cancer Center; Dr. Rick Kittles of the University of Arizona; Shaan Trotter, MSc, of Lurie Cancer Center at Northwestern University; Dr. Adam Murphy of Lurie Cancer Center at Northwestern University; Victor LaGroon of the University of Illinois Cancer Center)
Thursday, April 23, 2015, the University of Illinois Cancer Center represented the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Legacies and Leaders, where Cancer Center staff Chris Gay and Dawn Smith, and UIC College of Medicine's Michael Wesbecher, provided UIC alumni and faculty with highlights and examples of current research happening in the UI Cancer Center.
News from our labs:
Women Smokers Concerned About Weight Less Likely to Try to Quit
Defense Grant Helps UIC Urologist Bring Prostate Cancer Into Focus
UI Health Physician Helps Launch Bone Marrow Unit in Bangalore
PHASE I STARTS NOW!
Click here to read more about our Phase I Clinical Trial for PAC-1 that launched last week!
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