News/Events

8/26/2014

UC Cancer Institute's Breast Cancer Center Receives Accreditation

UC Cancer Institute's Breast Cancer Center Receives Accreditation The UC Cancer Institute's Comprehensive Breast Cancer Center has received athree-year accreditation by the National Accreditation Program for BreastCenters.

8/21/2014

UC Begins to Look at Breast Cancer Drugs to Treat Certain Brain Tumors

University of Cincinnati (UC) researchers hope to repurpose commonly usedbreast cancer medicines for the treatment of malignant primary brain tumorssuch as gliomas.

8/18/2014

Clinical Trial Looks at Anti-Malarial Drug to Help Treat Cancer

A clinical trial is attempting to determine if certain doses of ananti-malarial drug used in combination with standard therapy for advancedcancers could be beneficial.

8/14/2014

50th Autologous BMT Patient Says 'Superb Team' Is Worth the Travel

After 32 years in the cake and candy business, Angie Trent of Chesapeake, Ohio,decided to enjoy the sweet rewards of retirement and sold her business.

8/7/2014

Focus On Research With Graduate Student Ganesh Moorthy

Ganesh Moorthy, a graduate student in the Winkle College of Pharmacy, is the2014 winner of the AACR GlaxoSmithKline Outstanding Clinical Scholar Award.

8/7/2014

Medical Physics MS DMP Program 1 of 2 in U.S. Providing Clinical Experience

The UC medical physics program provides students with clinical experience. Itis only the second of its kind in the country--the other is at VanderbiltUniversity.

7/31/2014

HEALTH LINE: Cancer Experts Support Surgeon General's Melanoma Initiative

UC Cancer Institute skin cancer experts support the U.S. surgeon general'sinitiative to prevent melanoma, as they see the detriment caused by the sunevery day.

7/31/2014

Focus On Staff With Alison Kastl

Alison Kastl, director of clinical trials at the UC Cancer Institute, earned abachelor of science degree in natural sciences from Xavier University in 1996.