Celebrate National Cancer Research Month

May 13, 2014 10:55 am
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During May, The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center – James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute (OSUCCC – James) participates in a celebration of National Cancer Research Month to recognize high-quality, innovative cancer research across the country. Research at the OSUCCC – James Our vision is to create a cancer-free world, one person, one discovery at a time. To do so, we’ve accepted the mission to eradicate cancer...
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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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Clinical Trials: Moving Cancer Treatments Forward

May 8, 2014 3:32 pm
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Clinical trials play a vital role in advancing cancer care and treatment. “Clinical Trials are the only way we make progress against cancer,” says Steven Devine, MD, director of the Bone Marrow Transplant Program at The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center – James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute (OSUCCC – James). What is a Clinical Trial? A clinical trial is one of the final stages of a...
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A Personal Vision: Vinay Puduvalli

May 6, 2014 12:20 pm
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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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