June 25, 2018 | Katie Neith
In an effort to improve options for those with liver cancer, a group of researchers have identified a way of potentially treating a broad range of liver diseases and perhaps even other types of cancer.
Behnam Ebrahimi, M.D.: Leading-edge Care in Rancho Cucamonga
March 19, 2018 | Travis Marshall
As a medical oncologist at City of Hope’s Rancho Cucamonga location, Behnam Ebrahimi, M.D., treats a wide range of cancer types, and enjoys being part of a center renowned for its multidisciplinary care.
Hannah’s Story: From City of Hope Patient to City of Hope Nurse
February 15, 2018 | Alison Shore
We all know stories about people carving out careers based on an inspirational event or person. The professional athlete who admired an Olympian. For Hannah Komai, a registered nurse in pediatric hematology/oncology at City of Hope, inspiration came by way of another pediatric oncology nurse, Molly Lambert.
Meet Our Doctors: Christina Yeon, M.D.
December 18, 2017 | Travis Marshall
Christina Yeon, M.D., was just a child when she came to U.S. from Seoul, South Korea. She works as a medical oncologist/hematologist and assistant clinical professor in the Department of Medical Oncology & Therapeutics Research at City of Hope’s 25,000 square-foot South Pasadena facility, which is home to a team of medical oncologists/hematologists, radiation oncologists, surgeons and endocrinologists.
Newly-diagnosed breast cancer patients also suffer from bladder problems
December 21, 2015 | Letisia Marquez
In addition to dealing with the shock and confusion that women feel when they learn they have breast cancer, many newly-diagnosed patients must also cope with bladder problems.
New leukemia drug helps City of Hope doctor/researcher save a dad's life
October 9, 2015 | Kelly Lopez
When Sergio Ramirez learned that his acute lymphoblastic leukemia had returned with a vengeance – after six months of remission – he was terrified that he’d never play football again with his three sons.
Slice of Lime: Patient's daughter is making a difference in other lives
June 10, 2015 | Laurel DiGangi
The concept for Slice of Lime was inspired by lymphoma patient Dave Sobel’s avid love of golf. Thus was born his daughter's idea for an annual fundraising golf tournament. Now that tournament is helping hematology patients in Simi Valley, California.