September 11, 2018 | Dory Benford
Johnny Lopez's research into the latest prostate cancer treatments, clinical trials, experimental therapies — anything to avoid chemotherapy, and a recommendation from a friend also battling prostate cancer, led him to Tanya Dorff, M.D., and City of Hope.
Throat cancer survivor offers advice and inspiration to patients undergoing radiation
September 14, 2018 | Saundra Young
City of Hope throat cancer survivor Gerald Edick offers advice on how to get through cancer treatment.
Life is beautiful to this Stage 4 lymphoma survivor
September 13, 2018 | Samantha Bonar
After years of treatment for her Stage 4 Hodgkin's lymphoma, City of Hope patient Christian Molina sees the beauty in the world — and feels stronger for her ordeal.
Groundbreaking Heated Chemotherapy Treatment Gives Patient Renewed Hope
June 28, 2018 | Wayne Lewis
Suffering from abdominal pain that had grown severe over the course of a few days, Christopher Haskell visited his physician, a visit that ended up resulting in the discovery of a tumor growing in his appendix and colon. His City of Hope physician recommended an approach called HIPEC, short for “hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy.”
Cheryl’s Story: CAR T Patient and Pioneer
April 30, 2018 | Letisia Marquez
Cheryl Wiers knew her cancer diagnosis happened for a reason, and for her, that reason could be her participation in a clinical trial using what is arguably the most promising cancer treatment — CAR T cell therapy.
Reflections on Coordinated Care: Meet Russell Gray, M.D.
February 16, 2018 | Deborah Stambler
As with so many other physicians, Russell Gray, M.D., decided to pursue a career in medicine when a science class in high school sparked his curiosity. Since then, he has devoted his career to anesthesiology, and cardiac anesthesiology in particular.
City of Hope Diversity Group Marches in Palm Springs Pride Parade
November 30, 2017 | Letisia Marquez
Approximately 30 members and supporters of City of Hope’s Pride in the City diversity group, as well as employees and family members, proudly marched in the Greater Palm Springs Pride Parade.
Rose Parade 2018: Breast Cancer Patient Takes Charge of Her Health by Referring Herself to City of Hope
November 27, 2017 | City of Hope
For the 46th year in a row, City of Hope will participate in the Tournament of Roses Parade. This year, 10 patients will welcome 2018 atop City of Hope’s Rose Parade float. Meet float rider Nicole Allen.
Rose Parade 2018: Real Estate Agent Is Seven Years Cancer-free and Counting
November 24, 2017 | City of Hope
Gary Lorenzini calls being selected to ride on the City of Hope Rose Parade float “an unbelievable honor. Knowing that I was asked to be a part of such a prestigious event representing the finest health care facility in the world has been beyond belief for me!”
Rose Parade 2018: Ovarian Cancer Survivor Donates 9 ‘Survival Bells’ to City of Hope
November 22, 2017 | Samantha Bonar
City of Hope will participate in the Tournament of Roses Parade. This year, 10 patients will welcome 2018 atop City of Hope’s Rose Parade float. Meet float rider Maria “Becky” Velazquez-McIntyre, a former patient with a remarkable story.
Patient Navigators: The Cancer Journey's Guiding Lights
August 22, 2017 | Robert Young
A cancer diagnosis can be one of life’s most stressful and complex experiences — especially for those simultaneously facing other significant challenges. That’s where patient navigators come in.