News Stories

Catherine A. Azar, MD

Catherine A. Azar, MD, has joined The University of Arizona Cancer Center Adult Blood and Marrow Transplant Program. Dr. Azar began her medical career in Tucson in private practice and later joined The University of Arizona Cancer Center as a charter clinical faculty member in the Bone Marrow Transplant Program in 1989.

¡VIDA! The Sixth Annual Mujer Latina Breast Cancer Conference, scheduled for Oct. 22 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., is a collaborative community effort that will offer bilingual Spanish/English information for breast cancer survivors and all Latinas interested in learning about breast health and breast cancer.

It's not too late to sign up to participate in Melanoma Walk 2011 -- happening Oct. 1.

Want a chance to meet the 2011-2012 University of Arizona Wildcat basketball team and support The University of Arizona Cancer Center? Join us at Coaches' Night Out on Thursday, Oct. 6.

Jesse Nodora, DrPH

Jesse Nodora, DrPH, will attend and present a poster at the Fourth American Association for Cancer Research Conference on The Science of Cancer Health Disparities.

Harrison H. Barrett, PhD

University of Arizona Cancer Center member Harrison H. Barrett, PhD, received two prestigious professional awards in one week honoring his long career in the imaging sciences.

Dr. Henry Lynch, a pioneer in cancer genetics, met with members of The University of Arizona Cancer Center's High Risk Cancer Genetics Clinic during a visit to Tucson Sept. 8.

Cancer research at the University of Arizona Cancer Center will get a boost from a $100,000 grant from the Community Foundation for Southern Arizona.

Christina Laukaitis, MD, PhD, FACP

Christina Laukaitis, MD, PhD, FACP, has been named a '40 Under 40' winner by the Arizona Daily Star for 2011.

Find your inner athlete with the Arizona Cancer Center’s Better Than Ever fitness training program. Join us for the 12th season kick-off event and expo Sept. 1.