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A Legacy of Hope: Remembering Arti Hurria, M.D.
November 21, 2018 | Samantha Bonar
The City of Hope community was devastated by the untimely death of Arti Hurria, M.D., director of City of Hope’s Center for Cancer and Aging, but her legacy will endure.
City of Hope Guides ASCO’s New Geriatric Cancer Recommendations
June 8, 2018 | Saundra Young
City of Hope physicians Arti Hurria, M.D., a geriatric oncologist, and William Dale, M.D., Ph.D., a geriatrician and palliative care physician, co-chaired the panel that developed the new ASCO guidelines designed to help doctors assess and manage care for older adults.
Chemo-Toxicity Calculator identifies risks in older adults with cancer
December 4, 2017 | City of Hope
City of Hope’s Arti Hurria, M.D., and colleagues developed a chemotherapy toxicity calculator to identify the risk for chemotherapy toxicity in older adults with cancer.
City of Hope Physicians and Scientists Present Trailblazing Research at Annual ASCO Meeting
June 2, 2017 | Letisia Marquez
City of Hope physicians and researchers are headed to Chicago to present groundbreaking research on blood stem cell transplants for HIV patients, immunotherapies, unique treatment options for older adults battling breast cancer and other topics during the American Society of Clinical Oncology’s (ASCO) 2017 Annual Meeting June 2 to 6.
Meet our doctors: Arti Hurria puts the focus on older cancer patients
February 5, 2016 | Robin Heffler
While the population of the United States continues to age, fueled in large part by medical advances and Baby Boomers, the number of physicians who specialize in treating older patients is on the decline. At the same time, the risk and incidence of cancer increases with age, with approximately 60 percent of all cancers occurring in people over 65.