June 25, 2019 | City of Hope
City of Hope has accelerated its plans for a $1 billion comprehensive cancer campus in Orange County, bringing highly specialized cancer care, clinical trials, precision medicine and early detection to the nation’s sixth most populous county.
End-of-Life nursing education program expands to 100 countries
May 7, 2019 | Michael Easterling
The End-of-Life Nursing Education Consortium (ELNEC) curricula developed by City of Hope nurses is now available and has been shared in its 100th country, Bulgaria.
Groundbreaking $2 million study will focus on family caregivers
October 15, 2018 | Maxine Nunes
City of Hope researchers have just received a $2 million grant from the National Cancer Institute to study a crucial but rarely examined aspect of patient care and quality of life — the family caregiver.
WebMD Says Betty Ferrell Is Their Hero
November 11, 2016 | Michael Easterling
Betty Ferrell, Ph.D., R.N, director of Nurse Research and Education at City of Hope, is officially a hero. She was recently named as a 2016 WebMD “Health Hero Award” winner for her pioneer work in palliative care.
Palliative care: New guidelines emphasize need to start care early in cancer diagnosis to maximize quality of life
November 7, 2016 | Denise Heady
Palliative care is crucial in cancer treatment. New guidelines, published in the Journal of Clinical Oncology, were developed by a multidisciplinary expert panel and recommended that patients with advanced cancer should receive dedicated palliative care services, early in the disease course.