March 13, 2018 | Denise Heady
Fourteen years ago, neurosurgeon and scientist Rahul Jandial, M.D., Ph.D., began to travel to underserved countries to perform brain surgeries on disadvantaged children.
Albertsons Raises Over $1 Million for City of Hope’s Pediatric Cancer Program
April 18, 2018 | Dory Benford
Shoppers at Albertsons, Vons and Pavilions grocery stores are doing their part to help City of Hope conquer childhood cancers.
Meet Maria de Leon, M.D.: Bringing Quality Cancer Care to Local Communities
April 13, 2018 | Maxine Nunes
What’s absent from a child’s world often forms their goals and desires as an adult. Surgeon Maria de Leon, M.D., grew up in a small town in the Philippines, and what people there desperately needed was medical care.
Kimlin Tam Ashing, Ph.D.: The Dangerous Effects of Racism on Health
April 10, 2018 | Saundra Young
It’s not new that research has linked stress to racial discrimination. But that research is now going a step further, tying infant mortality directly to racism. City of Hope's CCARE is already working with community health leaders to address the links between racism and poor health outcomes.
City of Hope Patient Gets Custom Superhero Costume from ‘Aquaman’ Designer
April 9, 2018 | Samantha Bonar
The comprehensive care team at City of Hope strives to keep their patients’ spirits up. That’s how leukemia patient Chris Martinez, 2, ended up with a custom superhero costume created by one of Hollywood’s top costume designers.
Meet Our Doctors: Samuel Chung, M.D.
April 6, 2018 | Robin Heffler
City of Hope’s Samuel W. Chung, M.D., chose internal medicine with a focus on oncology because he sees the specialty as fostering a "unique doctor-patient relationship," and enjoys getting to know his patients.
'We're Here to Give Hope': Sheriff's Detective with Stage 4 Prostate Cancer Lives to Give Back
April 6, 2018 | Samantha Bonar
As a detective assigned to handle violent criminal cases for the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department, Mitch Speed is a pretty tough guy. But that toughness would be tested.
Cary Presant, M.D., Presents Annual Award to "The Big Sick" for Bringing Light to Health Issues
March 26, 2018 | Letisia Marquez
Five years ago, City of Hope oncologist Cary Presant, M.D., created the HOME (Health Oriented Motion-picture Excellence) Academy Award to recognize a year’s best health-themed films. This year, "The Big Sick" took home the award.
After 10 Years on Bone Marrow Registry, Patient Finally Meets Her Match
March 21, 2018 | Samantha Bonar
After waiting and searching for over 10 years for a bone marrow match, Krissy Kobata, 35, was finally readying for her transplant last fall. Read her inspiring story.