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Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month

September is "National Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month" and the University of Arizona Cancer Center is among the nation's leaders in ovarian cancer treatment and prevention.

Joe G. N. "Skip" Garcia, MD

Joe G. N. "Skip" Garcia, MD, the senior vice president for health sciences at the University of Arizona, took part in a Town Hall event at Kiewit Auditorium on Monday.

Two faculty members who worked closely with Jadrian Rusche remember the young researcher who died this week.

¡VIDA! The Eighth Annual Mujer Latina Breast Cancer Conference will feature new workshops on the Affordable Care Act, adolescent health, nutrition and wellness, patient navigation and an extensive educational program on breast health delivered in both Spanish and English. 

Tomas Nuño, PhD

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

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

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

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.