New drug shows strong results against stubborn mutation

June 5, 2019 | Michael Easterling

A new drug being investigated by Marwan Fakih, M.D., professor in the Department of Medical Oncology & Therapeutics Research and medical director of the Judy & Bernard Briskin Center for Clinical Research, is "potentially practice-changing," Fakih said.

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Leading City of Hope hematologists appointed to new positions

June 21, 2019 | Letisia Marquez

Two breakthrough technologies — stem cell transplants and CAR T cell therapy — can work together to help more leukemia patients than ever before, including many who have exhausted all other options.

Research Grant Roundup

March 5, 2019 | City of Hope

Selected recent City of Hope grant awardees.

Stephen Forman, M.D., Twice Honored for Blood Cancer Contributions

March 3, 2019 | Letisia Marquez

Stephen J. Forman, M.D., will receive the 2019 DKMS Mechtild Harf Science Award and recently delivered the E. Donnall Thomas Lecture in Houston.

Debbie Thurmond, Ph.D., honored for 'outstanding diabetes research'

February 26, 2019 | Michael Easterling

Debbie Thurmond, Ph.D., delivers and accepts the John K. and Mary E. Davidson Lectureship and Award for Outstanding Diabetes Research

Dr. Sumanta Pal Co-edits ASCO’s annual progress against cancer report

February 20, 2019 | Michael Easterling

Sumanta K. Pal, M.D., was selected to serve as one of three editors of this year’s Clinical Cancer Advances, an annual report on the progress against cancer distributed by the American Society of Clinical Oncology.

The Remarkable Career of Arti Hurria, M.D.

November 7, 2018 | Michael Easterling

Arti Hurria, M.D., was recently named The George Tsai Family Chair in Geriatric Oncology. The occasion was Hurria’s chance to tell her personal story and to share her vision for the future of geriatric oncology.

Michael Caligiuri elected to National Academy of Medicine

October 15, 2018 | Letisia Marquez

Michael Caligiuri, M.D., has been elected to the National Academy of Medicine, one of the highest honors in the fields of health and medicine.

Solving the mystery of cutaneous lymphoma

September 30, 2018 | Abe Rosenberg

City of Hope dermatologist Christiane Querfeld, M.D., Ph.D., and her team may have uncovered the underlying cause of a stubborn form of lymphoma