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  • Dr. Goldberg honored as DeLynn Chair of Oncology

    Dr. Goldberg honored as DeLynn Chair of Oncology

    There was a packed house in the Mary Babb Randolph Cancer Center Atrium last Wednesday where several WVU Medicine and Cancer Institute faculty and staff and others gathered to join the Cancer Institute in honoring Dr. Richard Goldberg as the Laurence S. and Jean J. DeLynn Chair of Oncology.

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  • Cancer Institute congratulates newest graduates of WVU’s Hematology/Oncology Fellowship Program

    Cancer Institute congratulates newest graduates of WVU’s Hematology/Oncology Fellowship Program

    West Virginia University’s Hematology/Oncology Fellowship Program is an intense, three-year experience that prepares its graduates by developing their clinical expertise in cancer therapy, guides them in acquiring the knowledge of basic biology of neoplastic diseases and teaches them to solve problems through research in Hematology-Oncology.  Trainees are introduced to Hematology/Oncology through clinical teaching on the wards and in clinics, as well as clinical and basic science lectures and conferences directed by faculty. Fellows also participate in clinical or laboratory research under faculty supervision.. Only a handful of students enter the program each year.

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  • Save the date: 27th Annual Fall Cancer Conference set for Oct. 6

    Mark your calendar for the 27th Annual Fall Cancer Conference, which will take place on Friday, Oct. 6, at West Virginia University's Erickson Alumni Center in Morgantown.

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  • New video highlights mission of the WVU Cancer Institute

    New video highlights mission of the WVU Cancer Institute

    This new video gives an overview on how the WVU Cancer Institute is providing the best cancer care possible. WVU Cancer Institute leaders Richard Goldberg, MD, director; Laura Gibson, PhD, deputy director; Hannah Hazard, MD, director of clinical services and surgeon in chief; and Stephenie Kennedy, EdD, associate director of cancer prevention and control share how the Institute is carrying out its mission: patient care, research, outreach, and education.

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  • WVU Cancer Institute's Clinical Trials Research Unit celebrates #clinicaltrialsday

    WVU Cancer Institute's Clinical Trials Research Unit celebrates #clinicaltrialsday

    The Association of Clinical Research Professionals (ACRP) helps raise clinical trial awareness and honors clinical research professionals by recognizing their contributions to public health and medical progress each Clinical Trials Day. Find out more at www.clinicaltrialsday.org #clinicaltrialsday

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  • Mother’s Day flower sale a success for Comfort Fund

    Mother’s Day flower sale a success for Comfort Fund

    Members of the Comfort Fund committee at the WVU Cancer Institute’s Mary Babb Randolph Cancer Center held another successful Mother’s Day flower and fern sale this year. Cancer Center dietician Mary Anne Yanosik, who coordinated the fundraiser, praised committee members and all her WVU Medicine colleagues for helping raise more than $4,500 for the Fund, which benefits cancer patients at WVU.

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  • Primanti Bros. partners with Coach Huggins to benefit cancer patients

    A fundraising event is set for Monday, May 22, from 5-6 p.m. at the Morgantown location.

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  • ASK WVU MEDICINE: Breast to Brain Cancer - Risks and Research

    ASK WVU MEDICINE: Breast to Brain Cancer - Risks and Research

    Join Hannah Hazard-Jenkins, M.D. and Paul Lockman, Ph.D., doctors who are dedicating their efforts to research and treatment of breast cancer, at the next Ask WVU Medicine Community Conversation, Tuesday, May 23 at 6 p.m. in the WVU Health Sciences Center Fukushima Auditorium.

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  • Four receive Crystal Ribbon Award at Cancer Institute Gala

    Four receive Crystal Ribbon Award at Cancer Institute Gala

    The WVU Cancer Institute 32nd Annual Spring Gala was an opportunity to honor some very special individuals.  During an “An Evening of Hope, Innovation and Partnership” Cancer Institute leadership presented the Crystal Ribbon Award to Pam Bakalarski, Greg Darby, Hannah Hazard Jenkins, MD and William Petros, PharmD.  The award was designed by a glass artisan with Glass Dimensions of Tamarack to encompass and inspire the three attributes of hope, innovation and partnership. 

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  • Coach Huggins to be honored as distinguished citizen

    The Mountaineer Area Council, Boy Scouts of America will honor WVU men’s basketball coach Bob Huggins as the 2017 distinguished citizen of the year at a dinner on June 10 at 6P at Waterfront Place Hotel in Morgantown.  The event is a fundraiser for the Boy Scout organization and the Norma Mae Huggins Cancer Research Endowment Fund at the WVU Cancer Institute.  For tickets, sponsorship opportunities and details For questions, call 304-366-3940.

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