Cancer Conversations Blog

Dr. Uzzo
May 13, 2016

Process-of-Care Clinical Trials in Surgery

By: Fox Chase Conversations

Fox Chase Cancer Center surgeon Robert Uzzo has a commentary in Renal & Urology News about the efficacy of "processes-of-care-trials" or POCTS:

May 9, 2016

Immersion Science High School Programs: Deadlines for 2016

By: Fox Chase Conversations

The Immersion Science Program is taking applications for upcoming summer Immersion Essentials and fall Teachers programs.

May 6, 2016

Celebrating Better Speech & Hearing Month - Part I

By: Barbara Ebersole, BFA, MA, CCC-SLP

Your voice is one of your most intimate instruments of expression. With it, you convey how you want to be perceived and understood. Are you brave or shy? Intimidating or approachable? Strict or easygoing? Your voice conveys not only who you are, but also how you are feeling. Are you nervous, happy, scared, angry, or indifferent?

May 6, 2016

Celebrating Better Speech & Hearing Month - Part II

By: Maria E. Pomponio, AuD, CCC-A, FAAA

Communication Strategies and Assistive Devices for People with Hearing Loss.

May 3, 2016

Fox Chase Marks Silver Anniversary of its Risk Assessment Program

By: Andrea Forman, MS, LCGC

Celebrating 25 years of Risk Assessment and the Families Who Make It Possible

Krisna Duong-Ly, PhD
May 2, 2016

Trainee Spotlight: Krisna Duong-Ly, PhD

By: Fox Chase Postdoctoral Program

"My work centers on identifying and characterizing novel kinase inhibitors of disease-associated mutant kinases and understanding the downstream signaling of kinases commonly activated in human cancers. My future career goals are to learn more about kinase-regulated processes and to develop novel therapeutics against kinase-driven diseases."

April 27, 2016

Melanoma Patients, Donna and Carla, Visit Capitol Hill to Lobby for Research Funding

By: Fox Chase Conversations

Melanoma patients have a special bond. The weekend of March 12 and 13 we, Donna and Carla, were offered the opportunity to travel to Washington, D.C. with the Melanoma Research Foundation.

April 22, 2016

Kickball Team Supports Hope Lodge

By: Fox Chase Conversations

The Office of Clinical Research at Fox Chase Cancer Center is kicking one out of the park in support of the AstraZeneca Hope Lodge of the American Cancer Society.