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The University of Kansas Cancer Center Receives Renewal of National Cancer Institute Designation and Announces Approval of Children’s Mercy as an Official Consortium Partner

The University of Kansas Cancer Center announced today that the National Cancer Institute (NCI) renewed its national cancer center designation for five years and that Children’s Mercy has been formally approved as a cancer center consortium partner
7-Aug-2017 9:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

AIHREA O.N.E. Health and Wellness Powwow Celebrates Native American Culture, While Providing Access to Medical Screenings

Nation's largest Powwow and health screening
23-Jun-2017 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

University of Kansas School of Medicine Names Weijing Sun Medical Oncology Division Director

New Division Director of Medical Oncology Announced
22-Jun-2017 3:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Minimizing the Effects of Radiation Injury

New research could make treatment for gastrointestinal cancers safer.
14-Jun-2017 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

#NoTobaccoChat: A Twitter Discussion on Changing the Default Approach to Tobacco Dependence

The University of Kansas Cancer Center and Children’s Mercy Twitter #NoTobaccoChat focused on changing the way healthcare providers treat tobacco dependence.
6-Jun-2017 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

University of Kansas Cancer Center Partners with Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society to Offer Innovative Blood Cancer Clinical Trials

The University of Kansas Cancer Center joins Blood Cancer Research Partnership
24-May-2017 1:15 PM EDT Add to Favorites

The University of Kansas Cancer Center and Children’s Mercy Hospital Twitter Chat on Changing Default Approach to Tobacco Dependence

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On May 31, 1-2 p.m. (CDT), The University of Kansas Cancer Center and Children’s Mercy Hospital will co-host an online discussion, via Twitter, about changing the way healthcare providers treat tobacco dependence.
23-May-2017 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Preventing Cancer in Latinos, One Text Message at a Time

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Latinos experience significant disparities in health care including higher rates of particular cancers, lower cancer screening rates and cancer diagnoses at more advanced stages. Researchers at The University of Kansas Cancer Center want to help...
8-Mar-2017 1:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Getting Survivorship Care Planning Off the Page and Into Practice

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Jennifer Klemp, PhD, MPH, director of cancer survivorship and an associate professor at The University of Kansas Cancer Center, is interviewed by Oncology Nursing News. In this interview, Klemp offers insights on some of the critical issues that...
31-Oct-2016 9:30 AM EDT

Rewriting the Book on Chemo-Resistant Cancers with a DNA Library

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KU Cancer Center researcher is finding out why ovarian cancer is resistant to certain types of chemo to eventually identify a different drug target.
30-Jun-2015 5:05 PM EDT

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