January 17, 2018 | Jennifer Mattson
In the summer of 2015, Mollie Warner was living a happy, active life in Rancho Cucamonga, California, with her husband. She worked out regularly at the gym, lifted weights and was even taking a kickboxing class when she started feeling fatigued.
February 16, 2018 | Deborah Stambler
As with so many other physicians, Russell Gray, M.D., decided to pursue a career in medicine when a science class in high school sparked his curiosity. Since then, he has devoted his career to anesthesiology, and cardiac anesthesiology in particular.
February 15, 2018 | Alison Shore
We all know stories about people carving out careers based on an inspirational event or person. The professional athlete who admired an Olympian. For Hannah Komai, a registered nurse in pediatric hematology/oncology at City of Hope, inspiration came by way of another pediatric oncology nurse, Molly Lambert.
February 14, 2018 | Abe Rosenberg
From Cuba to Calcutta, across Asia, throughout Europe and North and South America, City of Hope's Yuman Fong, M.D's go-anywhere philosophy has taken him everywhere. Some visits last only a few hours. But each carries a specific purpose.
February 13, 2018 | Maxine Nunes
Plastic surgeon Sharon Clancy, M.D., is dramatically changing the experience of breast cancer patients with two innovative new breast reconstruction procedures.
February 12, 2018 | City of Hope
Cancer continues to have a widespread impact on our families, friends and communities. City of Hope's Kimlin Tam Ashing, Ph.D., shares her insights on health disparities among minority populations and how best to overcome barriers to better care.
February 7, 2018 | Jennifer Mattson
From a young age, Jessica Clague DeHart, Ph.D., M.P.H., knew she would be working in cancer research.
February 6, 2018 | Robin Heffler
It’s been more than 25 years, but the Tadros family still remembers the anxiety of learning that then 3-year-old Bishoy had acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL), the most common type of childhood cancer. But they also remember the hope they mustered from within and from the medical care he received thousands of miles away.
February 5, 2018 | Kevin Chesley
Skin cancer is the most commonly diagnosed malignancy. Most forms are not life-threatening, except for the rarest form, melanoma. However, even this most aggressive form of skin cancer has a high cure rate, thanks to new leading-edge treatments.
February 1, 2018 | Kevin Chesley
Pathologists are the doctors responsible for giving the final diagnosis for all cancer patients. City of Hope's Sophia Apple, M.D., M.S., explains how the latest imaging and diagnostic techniques help pathologists make diagnoses with the precision that this vital job demands.
January 31, 2018 | Kevin Chesley
One of the ways that City of Hope is innovating in the treatment of gynecologic cancers is through robotic surgery — and that's good news.