A patient perspective

A Hodgkin lymphoma patient shares his advice for supporting a loved one during cancer.

The Year in Review: Celebrating Our Achievements in 2016

The President of UF Health’s annual “year-in-review” column features the UF Health Cancer Center.

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Proceeds with a purpose

Local fundraising benefits breast cancer research

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UF Health Shands Nursing earns state-high fifth Beacon Award

April 25, 2017

The UF Health Shands Cancer Hospital trauma/lung transplant unit nursing team earned its second gold Beacon Award for Excellence from the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses. This...

Higher air pollution exposure linked to denser breast tissue

April 6, 2017

Women who have higher exposure to fine particulate matter in the air are more likely to have dense breast tissue, a well-established strong risk factor for breast cancer, according to a study by...

Drug trio shows effectiveness against deadly type of breast cancer in mouse model

March 21, 2017

A three-drug combination has almost completely suppressed the deadliest type of breast cancer during testing in mouse models, according to a group that includes a University of Florida Health...

UF-led council differs from feds over guidelines for routine prostate cancer screening

February 6, 2017

A University of Florida-led advisory council tasked by the state with developing guidelines for early detection of prostate cancer has released recommendations that differ from federal guidelines in...

Around the Center

Alison Ivey named Associate Director of Clinical Trials for the UFHCC Clinical Trials Office

The University of Florida Health Cancer Center is pleased to announce that Alison M. Ivey, R.N., has been appointed associate director of clinical trials for the center’s clinical trials office.

Pink Pumpkin Proceeds

Gwen Creel and Barb Wills stopped by the UFHCC to present a check from the Pink Pumpkin Pedal-Off.

Dr. Dietmar Siemann named Associate Director for Cancer Education and Research Career Enhancement

The University of Florida Health Cancer Center is pleased to announce that Dietmar Siemann, Ph.D., has been appointed the center's associate director for cancer education and research career enhancement.

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