Breakthroughs Blog

City of Hope has so many breakthroughs in cancer, diabetes and HIV/AIDS - and so many stories - that we've tailored our blog, Breakthroughs, to provide something for every reader. Whether the breakthroughs are about medical research, treatment advances or personal triumphs, they're all connected.

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The Power of the Remote Second Opinion

October 30, 2017 | Michael Easterling

Now, thanks to advances in technology, City of Hope can offer second opinions to patients who are on the other side of the globe.

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From Beijing, with Love: Heartfelt Thanks from an International Patient

September 5, 2017 | Michael Easterling

A patient who came to City of Hope from his native Beijing, China, through the Center for International Medicine was recently successfully treated. Here is the letter shared by the patient.

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Meet Our Doctors: Breast Cancer Surgeon Lesley Taylor, M.D.

May 25, 2017 | Travis Marshall

The rapidly evolving breast cancer field excited Lesley Taylor, M.D., promising a career on the leading edge of science with rapidly improving outcomes for the women she treated. But at the same time, she realized that those advances weren’t available to large numbers of women in other parts of the world.

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Chinese-Americans Gather to Discuss the Center for International Medicine

April 19, 2017 | City of Hope

Guests representative of the large population of Chinese-Americans in Greater Los Angeles recently visited City of Hope’s Duarte, California, campus for an event titled, “Spread the Hope."

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City of Hope Hosts Visiting Chinese Physicians

February 3, 2017 | Michael Easterling

As part of its Center for International Medicine (CIM) program, City of Hope recently hosted seven physicians from Renmin Hospital of Wuhan University, located the Hubei province of China.

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Celebrating the Lunar New Year: City of Hope charges forward

February 26, 2015 | Fran Rizzi

City of Hope patients and physicians welcome the New Year of the Ram in L.A.'s annual Lunar New Year parade To celebrate the beginning of Lunar New  Year 2015, City of Hope honored not just a new lunar calendar, but also the diversity of the community it serves.

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International Medicine Program launches with Chinese outreach

October 20, 2014 | Darrin Joy

Our International Medicine Program is extending our expertise to patients abroad. City of Hope is extending the reach of its lifesaving mission well beyond U.S. borders. To that end, three distinguished City of Hope leaders visited China earlier this year to lay the foundation for the institution's new International Medicine Program.

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