Two leading Arizona health care entities, The University of Arizona Cancer Center and St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center have entered into an agreement to form an innovative collaboration in Phoenix.
Research into preventing skin cancer and colorectal cancer, and preventing and treating pain from bone and other cancers will be supported by more than $19.5 million in grants recently received by University of Arizona Cancer Center members.
At The University of Arizona Cancer Center, one of the highest compliments a radiation oncologist can receive is that he or she is an exceptional “rounder.” What does that mean? Let’s have Baldassarre “Dino” Stea, MD, PhD, FASTRO, explain.
In August 2010, Tom Kleespie and Martin Rubio of Arizona Public Media spent the day with Pat Mersiowsky as she completed her 27th dose of chemotherapy. A year later, they revisited the Mersiowskys to find out where their cancer journey had taken them. As they quickly learned, it was a surprisingly positive place.