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Florida Academic Cancer Center Alliance renews Florida Pancreas Collaborative funding

Published: Aug 23rd, 2017

An overarching goal of this line of research is to reduce the burden of pancreatic malignancy.

Dr. Merry-Jennifer Markham named Associate Director for Medical Affairs

Published: Aug 21st, 2017

Dr. Markham will be responsible for advancing the mission of the UFHCC to provide excellence in cancer care as well as facilitating the incorporation of clinical research into clinical oncology practice…

Research Landscapes: Olga Guryanova, Ph.D.

Published: Jul 7th, 2017

Video series highlights Dr. Bungert’s leukemia research.

Meet a Clinical Study Coordinator

Published: Jun 7th, 2017

We spoke with Christina Cline, R.N., recently to her to learn about what the role entails — including some of its most rewarding and and challenging aspects.

Dr. Betsy Shenkman named Associate Director for Population Sciences

Published: May 3rd, 2017

In this role, Dr. Shenkman will be responsible for overseeing the center-wide effort to reduce cancer-related disparities and burden through research in clinical and community settings that addresses prevention, treatment and survivorship.

Certain type of immune cells found in cancer and sepsis patients

Published: May 3rd, 2017

A study suggests that certain types of immune cells found in cancer — myeloid-derived suppressor cells, or MDSCs — are also present in certain patients diagnosed with severe sepsis and septic shock.

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

Published: Apr 25th, 2017

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

Published: Apr 25th, 2017

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

Published: Apr 17th, 2017

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.

Ante Up Against Cancer!

Published: Apr 13th, 2017

The Ante Up Against Cancer poker tournament, held at Oxford Downs, benefitted the UF Health Cancer Center.