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Touring the Biosphere 2 campus

The Skin Cancer Institute at The University of Arizona Cancer Center is working with Biosphere 2, Pima Air and Space Museum, Reid Park Zoo, Tohono Chul Park and Tucson Botanical Gardens to install sunscreen dispensers in public restrooms at each venue, and to provide sun safety information for guests, staff and volunteers.

An outpatient pharmacy located next to the lobby in The University of Arizona Cancer Center - North Campus is available for patients, staff and anyone needing medications.

Greg Rogers, PhD

Greg Rogers, PhD, is the author of a feature article in the upcoming Journal of Cell Biology that covers his laboratory’s groundbreaking work involving the identification of several new molecules that regulate centrosome duplication.

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.