Hope’s Boutique Manager Will Carry Fond Memories Into Retirement

May 11, 2014 9:30 am
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Hope’s Boutique Manager Will Carry Fond Memories Into Retirement

When Vera Garofalo started visiting corporate and community partners in the early 1990s to spread the word about the importance of mammograms, she didn’t utter the words “breast cancer.” It was a different time, she recalls, a time when people didn’t talk easily about cancer – long before today’s pink ribbon awareness campaign and federal guidelines on screenings. That things have changed becomes quickly evident to anyone watching Garofalo...
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A Personal Vision: Vinay Puduvalli

May 6, 2014 12:20 pm
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A Personal Vision-Viday Puduvalli

In honor of May as Brain Tumor Awareness Month nationally and May 4-11 as Brain Tumor Awareness Week in Ohio, The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center – James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute (OSUCCC – James) is proud to share the personal vision of Vinay Puduvalli, MBBS, the new director of Neuro-Oncology at the OSUCCC – James.  Puduvalli’s career trek from medical school in his native India to director of...
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Leading By Example: Jeff and Colleen Walker

April 27, 2014 11:05 am
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Leading By Example- Jeff and Colleen Walker

Jeff Walker, Executive Director of The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center – James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute (OSUCCC – James), and his wife Colleen elected to make a gift to the Cancer Strategic Support Fund at the OSUCCC – James. These funds are disbursed via a competitive grant process that identifies the most promising work being done at the OSUCCC – James. Jeff says this fund designation was...
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Unsung Hero: Louise Williams

April 22, 2014 9:49 am
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UNSUNG HERO- LOUISE WILLIAMS

Meet Louise Williams, BSN, RN, CNOR, a staff nurse IV at The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center – Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital and Richard J. Solove Research Institute. After spending some time in neurointensive-care nursing, Williams found her calling in the operating room. She’s spent 20 years as an operating room nurse and has been with The James since 2003. “It’s truly the best job I’ve ever...
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