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.
Early Lung Cancer Screenings Save Lives. City of Hope Study Looks at Why More Aren’t Performed.
November 22, 2016 | Letisia Marquez
Caught at an early stage, lung cancer can be successfully treated and cured. But lung cancer often isn’t diagnosed until a patient develops symptoms. By then, the disease has advanced, making it difficult to treat. Lung cancer screenings, however, can detect the disease in its infancy. A new City of Hope study looks at why more aren't performed.
What I learned: 4 lessons from lung cancer survivor Hassan Shiblak
March 4, 2016 | Letisia Marquez
As a lung cancer survivor, Hassan often counsels friends who have been diagnosed with cancer or know someone who has the disease. Here, he shares his insights about what he learned during that difficult time.
Study: Survival period for esophageal cancer is tied to race and income
February 18, 2016 | Letisia Marquez
A person’s wealth can dramatically impact racial disparities in esophageal surgery outcomes, according to a new study led by City of Hope’s Loretta Erhunmwunsee, M.D., thoracic surgeon and assistant professor in the Division of Thoracic Surgery.