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Fred Hutch Health Economist Gary Lyman Edits Essential Reference Book for Clinical Oncologists


Oncologist and health economist Gary Lyman, M.D., M.P.H., co-director of the Hutchinson Institute for Cancer Outcomes Research at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, is editor of the second edition of the Oxford American Handbook of Oncology...
27-Feb-2015 7:05 PM EST

Fred Hutch Approved for a $7.75M Award by the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute


A research team led by Scott Ramsey, M.D., Ph.D., director of the Hutchinson Institute for Cancer Outcomes Research, or HICOR, has been approved for a $7.75 million, four-year funding award by the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute, or...
24-Feb-2015 8:00 PM EST

‘Mother of Bone Marrow Transplantation’ Dorothy ‘Dottie’ Thomas Dies at 92


Dorothy “Dottie” Thomas, wife and research partner to 1990 Nobel laureate E. Donnall Thomas, M.D., died the evening of Friday, Jan. 9. She was 92. Don Thomas, pioneer of the bone marrow transplant and former director of the Clinical Research...
10-Jan-2015 1:00 PM EST

Getting Ready to Quit Smoking in the New Year?


WebQuit is an online quit-smoking program and research study being conducted by researchers at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center. The WebQuit study, funded by the National Cancer Institute, is testing two online quit-smoking programs to learn...
22-Dec-2014 1:00 PM EST

Healthy for the Holidays: Tips for Reducing Stress and Staying Well Throughout the Season


The holiday season can be a mixed blessing. While many look forward to the glittering lights, festive music, decadent treats, jovial office parties and family gatherings, they may equally dread the stress of decorating, entertaining, cooking,...
17-Dec-2014 2:20 PM EST

Fred Hutch Recruits D. Gary Gilliland as Its New President and Director


Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, a world leader in lifesaving research to prevent, detect and treat cancer, HIV/AIDS and other deadly diseases, announced today that it has named an internationally renowned expert in cancer genetics and...
20-Nov-2014 10:00 AM EST

Iodide Protects Against Dangerous Reperfusion Injury After Heart Attack


A potentially groundbreaking study by Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center scientists, published online today in the journal PLOS ONE, suggests that the worst effects of reperfusion injury may be prevented with a safe, simple solution: a dose of...
7-Nov-2014 2:00 PM EST

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center Celebrates Seattle PrideFest

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center employees will join in Seattle’s PrideFest 2014 parade in support of the diversity and ongoing accomplishments of the area’s LGBT community
27-Jun-2014 2:00 PM EDT

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Looking for Great American Smokeout Sources? Fred Hutch Psychologist Jonathan Bricker Can Discuss the Latest Research-Based Smoking Interventions


Living healthy is hard. Most people who try to change habits, such as smoking, will lapse. But science is giving new hope. Dr. Jonathan Bricker is an internationally recognized scientific leader in a bold approach called acceptance and commitment...
4-Nov-2014 5:10 PM EST

Fred Hutch (@HutchinsonCtr) Expert Available to Discuss #Ovarian Cancer Symptoms, Screening, Risk Factors during Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month


16-Sep-2014 4:50 PM EDT

Smoking-Cessation Expert and Psychologist Dr. Jonathan Bricker Comments on CVS' Decision to Ban the Sale of Tobacco Products


6-Feb-2014 6:00 PM EST

Dr. Benjaimin Anderson, Expert in Global Breast Health, Available as Source for World Cancer Day Feb. 4


3-Feb-2014 2:00 PM EST

Colleen Delaney: An Expert in Cord Blood Transplantation


8-Jan-2014 5:00 PM EST

Expert on Prostate Cancer Overdiagnosis and Overtreatment Uses Statistical and Computer Modeling for Policy Development


Dr. Ruth Etzioni, a biostatistician, is a member of the Public Health Sciences Division at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center. She focuses on statistical and computer modeling for policy development, with a focus on prostate cancer research. A...
28-Aug-2013 1:00 PM EDT

Expert Available to Comment on HIV "Cure"


3-Jul-2013 1:30 PM EDT

Expert on BRCA1/BRCA2 Gene Mutations & Risk of Breast and Ovarian Cancers Available for Interviews

16-May-2013 12:00 PM EDT

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