Fox Chase Cancer Center In Depth

Evaluation and Treatment for Adrenal Mass at Fox Chase

July 20, 2018

Fox Chase physicians are on the cutting edge when it comes to management of adrenal mass.

Urologic Oncology Winter Presentations

March 14, 2018

Below are a few speaking accomplishments from members of the Fox Chase Urologic Oncology surgical team in the first part of 2018.

Fox Chase Proud: Lisa Erickson, Senior Medical Secretary

March 14, 2018

Lisa Erickson is honored to work for such a dedicated group of physicians at Fox Chase Cancer Center.  As senior medical secretary in Urologic Oncology, Erickson has been employed at Fox Chase for 24 years.

Clinical Trials for Kidney Cancer & Sporadic Renal AMLs

March 13, 2018

Clinical trials play an important role in advancing scientific knowledge and helping shape the care of future cancer patients.

Fox Chase Urologic Oncologists Serve as Leaders for PURC Collaborative

March 13, 2018

Robert Uzzo, MD, FACS, Chair of the Department of Surgical Oncology, is the executive director and Marc Smaldone, MD, surgical oncologist, is the regional clinical champion for the Pennsylvania Urologic Regional Collaborative (PURC).

How A Chance Meeting Turned into a Nobel Prize Winning Discovery

February 12, 2018

It’s a true story that reads like a Hollywood script: two scientists from different countries meet at a conference and decide to collaborate on a shared interest. Along with a third scientist, they work together for years, with two of the scientists going back and forth across the ocean. Ultimately they make a landmark discovery that saves many lives and earns them the Nobel Prize. But rather than riding off into the sunset as the credits roll, their story continued.

Changing Course

February 12, 2018

“When I had surgery the first time it was an emergency. We had no time to weigh options or research the best treatment,” Mahmood Saeed said. “This second time, however, my wife and I were able to make an informed decision.”

Sanjeevani Arora, PhD

January 15, 2018

"In India, I grew up surrounded by cultural and religious diversity and I learned from an early age the value of different opinions and perspectives. Moving to the U.S. to pursue doctoral studies, I was happy to see how welcoming it is and how the country really embraces and celebrates that diversity."


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