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Dr. Terry Badger awarded V Foundation grant to improve quality of life for Latinas with breast cancer

Terry Badger, PhD, PMHCNS-BC, RN, FAAN, has been awarded a grant from the V Foundation to help improve the quality of life and access to education for Latinas with breast cancer.

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Skin Cancer Institute hosts 10th annual Living in Harmony with the Sun

The UA Cancer Center’s Skin Cancer Institute is partnering with the world-renowned Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum June 13 from 5-9 p.m. for the 10th annual Living in Harmony with the Sun.

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Uma Goyal, MD, awarded 2015-16 Better Than Ever research grant

Uma Goyal, MD, will receive a $25,500 research grant from the University of Arizona Cancer Center’s Better Than Ever (BTE) program to study improved techniques for specialized brachytherapy treatments for cervical cancer patients.

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Arizona Public Media to air follow-up story on UACC patient

In March, Arizona Public Media aired an original documentary, "Winning By Living, One Cancer Story,” that chronicled the unique pancreatic cancer battle of Michelle Kirlew. In June, AZPM checks back in with the Kirlews.

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Chad Adams, MPH, joins UACC as Assistant Director of Cancer Clinical Research

Please welcome Chad Adams, MPH, as he joins the University of Arizona Cancer Center as the Assistant Director of Cancer Clinical Research.

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The V Foundation Presents Breast Cancer Research Grant to University of Arizona Cancer Center

The V Foundation for Cancer Research has awarded the University of Arizona Cancer Center (UACC) a one-year, $65,000 breast cancer research grant.

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Nine UA Health Sciences Faculty Members, Programs Named Finalists for `Influential Health and Medical Leaders’ Awards

Finalists for Tucson Local Media’s Influential Health and Medical Leaders Awards include nine UA Health Sciences-affiliated faculty members and programs.

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Dr. Daniel Persky Named Associate Director of Clinical Investigations at UA Cancer Center

Daniel Persky, MD, a leading physician-scientist in the field of lymphoma translational research, has been named associate director of clinical investigations and director, Clinical Trials Office (CTO), at the University of Arizona Cancer Center. Dr. Persky will work closely with UA Cancer Center leadership to enhance clinical and translational research efforts.

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UA Health Sciences Faculty Members, Programs Recognized as `Influential Health and Medical Leaders’

Tucson Local Media announced the winners of its Influential Health and Medical Leaders Awards and honored UA Health Sciences-affiliated faculty members and programs.

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Breast Reconstruction Awareness Day, Oct. 21

Free public presentation on breast reconstruction options for mastectomy patients

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