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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Breast cancer survival takes a village

Employee combats breast cancer with support of care teams and co-workers

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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...

UF researchers to study dignity therapy and palliative care for elderly patients

February 2, 2017

A University of Florida College of Nursing researcher and her team have received grant funding for a five-year study to evaluate whether dignity therapy led by a nurse or a chaplain for elderly...

UF Health Cancer Network earns national accreditation for quality care

January 30, 2017

The UF Health Cancer Network, comprising UF Health and the UF Health Cancer Center at Orlando Health, has received a three-year accreditation with commendation by the Commission on Cancer, a quality...

UF Health researchers develop novel ring distortion strategy to fight diseases

January 30, 2017

A novel strategy developed by UF Health researchers has yielded several promising compounds to fight inflammation and diseases such as colorectal cancer.

Around the Center

Dr. Robert Houlihan named Associate Director for Administration

The UF Health Cancer Center is pleased to announce that Robert Houlihan, D.H.A., has been appointed the center's associate director for administration.

Janice Krieger Receives $3 M Grant for Research to Help Increase Colorectcal Cancer Screening

NIH grant will allow Dr. Krieger and her research team to test the efficacy of using virtual technology to increase colorectal cancer screening among rural and minority patients.

Cheers to the New Year!

UF Health Cancer Center faculty and staff gathered together in early Jan. to celebrate the new year.

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