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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

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

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

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

Better Than Ever

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

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

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, 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.

Sally Dickinson, PhD

With skin cancer emerging as one of the world’s most prevalent forms of cancer, researchers are using every tool at their disposal to fight this disease. The tool of choice for Sally Dickinson, PhD? Broccoli.


A wonderful group of UA Cancer Center supporters in Phoenix provides critical funding annually for basic scientific research projects.