July, 2013

Better Than Ever
Better Than Ever

BTE funds research for new approach to ovarian cancer detection

Fundraising dollars from the Better Than Ever program have been awarded to two researchers who will look to a find a new approach to detecting and preventing ovarian cancer.

Farid Gharagozloo, MD, FACS
Farid Gharagozloo, MD, FACS

Early lung cancer screenings recommended

People who are at high risk for lung cancer should receive annual low-dose CT scans to help prevent cancer-related death.

Copper & Congress to headline SCI fundraiser

Local Tucson band Copper & Congress will perform at a concert Aug. 4 to benefit the UACC's Skin Cancer Institute.

Skin Cancer Institute participating in Macy's Shop for a Cause

You can support the UACC's Skin Cancer Institute - and get some bargains for yourself - by purchasing a savings pass for Macy's.

Anne E. Cress, PhD
Anne E. Cress, PhD

Anne E. Cress, PhD, named UA Cancer Center interim director

Anne E. Cress, PhD, professor of cellular and molecular medicine and radiation oncology at the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson, has been named interim director of the University of Arizona Cancer Center.