August, 2013

Tomas Nuño, PhD
Tomas Nuño, PhD

Tomas Nuño named to national research scholar program

Postdoctoral research associate Tomas Nuño is one of 10 named to the Hispanic Health Services Research Scholar program.

Michele Ley, MD, named director of breast surgery

Dr. Michele Ley has been named director of the Breast Surgery Program at the UA Cancer Center.

Join a national cancer-prevention study

The American Cancer Society is spearheading a major cancer-prevention study and is recruiting participants in Southern Arizona. You can make a difference.

Watch the progress of our new Cancer Center in Phoenix

Get a bird's-eye view of the progress being made on construction of the University of Arizona Cancer Center at St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center/Dignity Health on the Phoenix Biomedical Campus. 

Christine Clark - photo courtesy Mark Thaler
Christine Clark - photo courtesy Mark Thaler

The team approach

What do highly specialized cancer research and college basketball have in common? Much more than one might think, according to Christine Clark.

Listen to Anne Cress, PhD, on the Buckmaster Show

Listen to University of Arizona Cancer Center Interim Director Anne Cress’ interview with local journalist and talk show host Bill Buckmaster. Dr. Cress’ segment starts at the 2-minute mark.

Soham Puvvada, MD
Soham Puvvada, MD

Soham Puvvada, MD, awarded prestigious Coltman Fellowship

The Hope Foundation's Charles A. Coltman Jr., award will support Dr. Soham Puvvada's research on drug combinations for lymphoma patients.