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.
Occupational therapists help cancer patients find their new normal
August 23, 2019 | C. Pete Lee
Occupational therapists at City of Hope assist cancer patients with learning how to do everyday tasks again — everything from brushing their teeth to using a computer to driving a car.
Cancer screening guidance from City of Hope experts
August 16, 2019 | Samantha Bonar
August 16 is National Cancer Screening Day for breast, cervical and colorectal cancer. The day is an effort to increase awareness and education for breast, cervical and colorectal cancers.
City of Hope lauded for lung, colon cancer surgery
August 12, 2019 | Abe Rosenberg
U.S. News & World Report, which recently named City of Hope the best cancer facility in the West, singled out the colon cancer surgery and lung cancer surgery divisions as “high performing.”
City of Hope is fourth in the nation in patient experience, according to U.S. News & World Report.
August 1, 2019 | Samvel Lazaryev
City of Hope ranked fourth in the country out of 885 hospitals surveyed in patient satisfaction according to U.S. News & World Report. Measurements included communication with and responsiveness of hospital staff, cleanliness and quietness of the hospital environment, pain management and communication about medicines.
Caitlin's journey: Lymphoma patient gets fresh start with CAR T
July 31, 2019 | Abe Rosenberg
Diagnosed with a rare, fast-growing blood cancer and ineligible for a lifesaving stem cell transplant after failing chemotherapy, treatment with a breakthrough CAR T drug called Yescarta was Caitlin Buchanan's best hope for survival.
New developments in sarcoma research and treatment
July 31, 2019 | Malcolm Bedell
While a rare and challenging cancer, several recent breakthroughs have shown potential to extend survival and improve quality of life for sarcoma patients.
U.S. News: City of Hope Is Best Cancer Hospital in the West
July 29, 2019 | Letisia Marquez
City of Hope has been named the best cancer hospital in the West by U.S. News & World Report’s 2019-20 Best Hospitals: Specialty Ranking. This marks the 13th consecutive year it has been distinguished as one of the nation’s elite cancer hospitals.
Super cells could help doctors detect cancer seven years sooner
July 18, 2019 | Maxine Nunes
Tiny molecular "packages" can be harnessed for diagnosis and treatment of cancer, diabetes and other diseases, City of Hope researchers are discovering.
Michael Amini Transfusion Medicine Center celebrates 10th anniversary
July 12, 2019 | Michael Easterling
A visionary gift from Michael Amini led the way for the construction of a new, centralized state-of-the art blood donation and cell-processing facility that opened in 2009 and bears his name.
From ‘wilderness’ to ‘paradise’: A Grammy winner's cancer journey
July 9, 2019 | Malcolm Bedell
When prostate cancer comes calling, it doesn’t count how many Grammys you have sitting on your shelf. Prostate cancer will impact about 1 in 9 men in their lifetimes, and in 2018, it came calling for Kuk Harrell.