September 18, 2017
Preparing Your Mind for Chemotherapy
Getting ready for chemotherapy is a lot like preparing for other life events—having a plan and the right support in place can make the whole experience less stressful. There are practical steps you can take to prepare intellectually and emotionally for your... read more
April 21, 2017
Herk’s Heroes Bring Comfort to Patients on Chemotherapy
Last week about 150 patients receiving chemotherapy at Fox Chase Cancer Center got a little extra comfort to go with their care. Herk’s Heroes, an advocacy group led by Fox Chase nurse navigator Caryn Vadseth spent several hours distributing Chemo Comfort... read more
April 21, 2017
Philadelphia Magazine names 37 Fox Chase Cancer Center Physicians as T...
  Philadelphia Magazine named thirty-seven Fox Chase Cancer Center physicians to their “Top Doctors” list for 2017. Diagnostic Imaging Gary S. Cohen, MD – Vascular & Interventional Radiology (TUH/FCCC) Kathryn A. Evers, MD, FACR – Diagnostic... read more
February 28, 2017
Highlights of the 2017 Genitourinary Cancers Symposium
Elizabeth R. Plimack, MD, MS, of Fox Chase Cancer Center in Philadelphia, chaired a session on bladder cancer at the 2017 Genitourinary Cancers Symposium, held February 16–18, 2017, in Orlando, Florida. The session focused on optimizing outcomes in muscle-... read more
March 2, 2016
April 2nd: New Directions in the Diagnosis & Treatment of Hematolo...
Dr. Henry Fung and his Fox Chase colleagues present a Continuing Medical Education event on developments in Aggressive Lymphoma; Myelodysplasia; Plasma Cell Dyscrasia; Acute Leukemia and Myeloproliferative Disease; Less Common Lymphomas; Consultative... read more
December 7, 2015
Post-transplantation Relapse in Lymphomas
If the lymphoma comes back (relapses) after having received a stem cell transplant, treatment options are very limited. Treatment of a post-transplant relapse is further complicated by residual side effects related to the transplant.In the world of bone... read more