UC Davis Health | University of California, Davishttps://health.ucdavis.edu UC Davis Health is charged with discovering and sharing knowledge and providing the highest quality care to our community. Our ultimate goal is to advance health both in our local community and around the globe. 202004_california-smokers-helpline-offers-free-nicotine-patches- Thu, 09 Apr 2020 07:00:00 GMT California Smokers’ Helpline offers free nicotine patches <p>Callers to the California Smokers&rsquo; Helpline can now get an additional tool to help them quit using tobacco: nicotine patches.</p> Callers to the California Smokers’ Helpline can now get an additional tool to help them quit using tobacco: nicotine patches.

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/california-smokers-helpline-offers-free-nicotine-patches-/2020/04
202004_uc-davis-childrens-hospital-cancer-patient-still-smiling-after-treatment Thu, 09 Apr 2020 07:00:00 GMT UC Davis Children's Hospital cancer patient still smiling after treatment <p>Madelyn O'Brien was born with cancer, but she has never that stop her.</p> Madelyn O'Brien was born with cancer, but she has never that stop her.

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/uc-davis-childrens-hospital-cancer-patient-still-smiling-after-treatment/2020/04
202004_cancer-does-not-take-a-break-even-during-covid-19-pandemic Mon, 06 Apr 2020 07:00:00 GMT Cancer does not take a break, even during COVID-19 pandemic <p>Diagnosed with cancer, Marlene Blake's surgery couldn't wait.</p> Diagnosed with cancer, Marlene Blake's surgery couldn't wait.

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/cancer-does-not-take-a-break-even-during-covid-19-pandemic/2020/04
202004_uc-davis-pediatrics-cancer-patient-is-loving-his-life Wed, 01 Apr 2020 07:00:00 GMT UC Davis pediatric cancer patient is loving his life <p>UC Davis Children's Hospital collaboration gives childhood cancer patient a chance at life.</p> UC Davis Children's Hospital collaboration gives childhood cancer patient a chance at life.

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/uc-davis-pediatrics-cancer-patient-is-loving-his-life/2020/04
202003_-child-life-team-chalks-up-hope-in-front-of-uc-davis-medical-center-cancer-center Tue, 31 Mar 2020 07:00:00 GMT Child Life team chalks up hope in front of UC Davis Medical Center, Cancer Center <p>The UC Davis Child Life and Creative Arts Therapy team have penned words of encouragment in sidewalk chalk in front of entrances to the UC Davis Medical Center and Comprehensive Cancer Center. &nbsp;</p> The UC Davis Child Life and Creative Arts Therapy team have penned words of encouragment in sidewalk chalk in front of entrances to the UC Davis Medical Center and Comprehensive Cancer Center.  

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/-child-life-team-chalks-up-hope-in-front-of-uc-davis-medical-center-cancer-center/2020/03
202003_bald-is-beautiful Mon, 09 Mar 2020 07:00:00 GMT Bald is beautiful <p>UC Davis Health employees turn out for annual St. Baldrick&rsquo;s cancer fundraiser.</p> UC Davis Health employees turn out for annual St. Baldrick’s cancer fundraiser.

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/bald-is-beautiful/2020/03
202003_uc-davis-comprehensive-cancer-center-launches-new-adolescent-and-young-adult-oncology-program Thu, 05 Mar 2020 08:00:00 GMT UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center launches new Adolescent and Young Adult oncology program <p>UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center this week launched a new Adolescent and Young Adult oncology program. Patients will receive access to counseling and care that helps them manage the milestones and challenges that come with being a cancer patient at such a pivotal time of life.</p> UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center this week launched a new Adolescent and Young Adult oncology program. Patients will receive access to counseling and care that helps them manage the milestones and challenges that come with being a cancer patient at such a pivotal time of life.

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/uc-davis-comprehensive-cancer-center-launches-new-adolescent-and-young-adult-oncology-program/2020/03
202002_uc-davis-health-researcher-to-study-lung-cancer-in-asian-american-women Wed, 26 Feb 2020 08:00:00 GMT UC Davis Health researcher to study lung cancer in Asian American women <p>NIH health disparities grant may help solve mysterious cancer rate among Asian American women</p> NIH health disparities grant may help solve mysterious cancer rate among Asian American women

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/uc-davis-health-researcher-to-study-lung-cancer-in-asian-american-women/2020/02
202002_study-questions-quality-and-timeliness-of-care-for-military-vets-with-skin-cancers Tue, 25 Feb 2020 08:00:00 GMT Study questions quality and timeliness of care for military vets with skin cancers <p>A new UC Davis Health study raises questions about benefits of privatizing care for veterans. The findings also call into question the levels of expertise veterans are actually getting when they are referred outside of the VA system for a specialized dermatology procedure for skin cancer called Mohs.</p> A new UC Davis Health study raises questions about benefits of privatizing care for veterans. The findings also call into question the levels of expertise veterans are actually getting when they are referred outside of the VA system for a specialized dermatology procedure for skin cancer called Mohs.

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/study-questions-quality-and-timeliness-of-care-for-military-vets-with-skin-cancers/2020/02
202002_why-millions-of-americans-should-be-screened-for-lung-cancer Wed, 05 Feb 2020 08:00:00 GMT VIDEO: Why millions of Americans should be screened for lung cancer <p>As radio host Rush Limbaugh announces diagnosis, a UC Davis Health expert urges patients to get screened.</p> As radio host Rush Limbaugh announces diagnosis, a UC Davis Health expert urges patients to get screened.

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/why-millions-of-americans-should-be-screened-for-lung-cancer/2020/02
202001_us-life-expectancy-is-up-largely-due-to-decreased-cancer-overdose-deaths Thu, 30 Jan 2020 08:00:00 GMT U.S. life expectancy is up, largely due to decreased cancer, overdose deaths <p>For the first time in four years, U.S. life expectancy has increased, largely due to a decrease in cancer and drug overdose deaths. UC Davis Health is a leader in preventing and treating both of these causes of death, thanks to leading edge researchers and programs.</p> For the first time in four years, U.S. life expectancy has increased, largely due to a decrease in cancer and drug overdose deaths. UC Davis Health is a leader in preventing and treating both of these causes of death, thanks to leading edge researchers and programs.

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/us-life-expectancy-is-up-largely-due-to-decreased-cancer-overdose-deaths/2020/01
202001_flavored-tobacco-sales-ban-spurs-african-american-family-to-quit-smoking Tue, 28 Jan 2020 08:00:00 GMT Flavored tobacco sales ban spurs African American family to quit smoking <p>It&rsquo;s a family affair for UC Davis patient Alonda Barrie, who plans to quit smoking with her mother and brother now that she can&rsquo;t buy menthol cigarettes in Sacramento.</p> It’s a family affair for UC Davis patient Alonda Barrie, who plans to quit smoking with her mother and brother now that she can’t buy menthol cigarettes in Sacramento.

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/flavored-tobacco-sales-ban-spurs-african-american-family-to-quit-smoking/2020/01
202001_why-arent-advanced-bladder-cancers-being-treated Fri, 17 Jan 2020 08:00:00 GMT Why aren't advanced bladder cancers being treated? <p>Patients with advanced bladder cancers are not getting the treatment they need. UC Davis Health urologic oncologists are working to change that. Their paper in the <em>Journal of Clinical Oncology</em> describes the problem and suggests how to fix it.</p> Patients with advanced bladder cancers are not getting the treatment they need. UC Davis Health urologic oncologists are working to change that. Their paper in the Journal of Clinical Oncology describes the problem and suggests how to fix it.

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/why-arent-advanced-bladder-cancers-being-treated/2020/01
202001_uc-davis-health-surgeons-publish-novel-tumor-removal-technique Thu, 16 Jan 2020 08:00:00 GMT UC Davis Health surgeons publish novel tumor-removal technique <p>A new approach, which involves placing endovascular stents into the aorta and/or vena cava, was developed to help make the removal of complex testicular tumors safer.</p> A new approach, which involves placing endovascular stents into the aorta and/or vena cava, was developed to help make the removal of complex testicular tumors safer.

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/uc-davis-health-surgeons-publish-novel-tumor-removal-technique/2020/01
202001_community-conversations-science-caf-to-explore-early-detection-of-lung-cancer Mon, 13 Jan 2020 08:00:00 GMT Community Conversations Science Café to explore early detection of lung cancer <p>In an open community event, Dr. David Cooke will discuss the importance of early detection of lung cancer and the current disparities in screening for it.&nbsp;</p> In an open community event, Dr. David Cooke will discuss the importance of early detection of lung cancer and the current disparities in screening for it. 

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/community-conversations-science-caf-to-explore-early-detection-of-lung-cancer/2020/01
201912_prostate-biopsies-enhanced-with-state-of-the-art-imaging-system Mon, 30 Dec 2019 08:00:00 GMT Prostate biopsies enhanced with state-of-the-art imaging system <p>ExactVu, a state-of-the-art ultrasound device, is now being used by the UC Davis Department of Urologic Surgery to more precisely visualize prostate tumors for a better quality biopsy.</p> ExactVu, a state-of-the-art ultrasound device, is now being used by the UC Davis Department of Urologic Surgery to more precisely visualize prostate tumors for a better quality biopsy.

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/prostate-biopsies-enhanced-with-state-of-the-art-imaging-system/2019/12
201912_yuba-city-retiree-gets-a-surprise-cancer-diagnosis Thu, 26 Dec 2019 08:00:00 GMT Yuba City retiree gets a surprise cancer diagnosis <p>A routine screening leads to a surprising diagnosis and treatable bladder tumor for Yuba city man.</p> A routine screening leads to a surprising diagnosis and treatable bladder tumor for Yuba city man.

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/yuba-city-retiree-gets-a-surprise-cancer-diagnosis/2019/12
201911_lung-cancer-screening-campaign-brings-message-to-the-community Fri, 22 Nov 2019 08:00:00 GMT Lung cancer screening campaign brings message to the community <p>UC Davis Health and community leaders join forces to kick off lung cancer screening campaign.</p> UC Davis Health and community leaders join forces to kick off lung cancer screening campaign.

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/lung-cancer-screening-campaign-brings-message-to-the-community/2019/11
201911_facebook-live-1119-9-am-lisa-brown-lung-cancer-awareness-importance-of-screening Mon, 18 Nov 2019 08:00:00 GMT FACEBOOK LIVE 11/19: Lisa Brown, Lung Cancer Awareness, importance of screening <p>As part of Lung Cancer Awareness Month, we had a Facebook Live conversation on Nov. 19 with thoracic surgeon Lisa Brown of the UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center. Watch the recording to learn about lung cancer screening and more.</p> As part of Lung Cancer Awareness Month, we had a Facebook Live conversation on Nov. 19 with thoracic surgeon Lisa Brown of the UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center. Watch the recording to learn about lung cancer screening and more.

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/facebook-live-1119-9-am-lisa-brown-lung-cancer-awareness-importance-of-screening/2019/11
201911_rising-from-the-ashes-with-cancer-care-intact Thu, 07 Nov 2019 08:00:00 GMT Rising from the ashes with cancer care intact <p>Butch Bromley lost nearly everything in the Camp Fire, including his cancer medicine. UC Davis Health and Adventist Health teamed up to salvage his cancer care and get him back on track.</p> Butch Bromley lost nearly everything in the Camp Fire, including his cancer medicine. UC Davis Health and Adventist Health teamed up to salvage his cancer care and get him back on track.

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/rising-from-the-ashes-with-cancer-care-intact/2019/11
201911_automated-quitline-referrals-help-patients-give-up-tobacco Thu, 07 Nov 2019 08:00:00 GMT Automated quitline referrals help patients give up tobacco <p>Electronic health record systems that house patient medical histories can also easily link them with telephone counseling services ― or quitlines ― that improve their chances of giving up tobacco.</p> Electronic health record systems that house patient medical histories can also easily link them with telephone counseling services ― or quitlines ― that improve their chances of giving up tobacco.

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/automated-quitline-referrals-help-patients-give-up-tobacco/2019/11
201911_bay-area-surgeon-and-healthcare-executive-chooses-uc-davis-for-complex-cancer-surgery Tue, 05 Nov 2019 08:00:00 GMT Bay Area surgeon and healthcare executive chooses UC Davis for complex cancer surgery <p>After attempts to see specialists in the Bay Area failed, a San Francisco surgeon sought cancer care at UC Davis Health and is now&nbsp;back doing everything he loves to do.</p> After attempts to see specialists in the Bay Area failed, a San Francisco surgeon sought cancer care at UC Davis Health and is now back doing everything he loves to do.

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/bay-area-surgeon-and-healthcare-executive-chooses-uc-davis-for-complex-cancer-surgery/2019/11
201910_young-investigator-awarded-1-million-for-prostate-cancer-research Mon, 28 Oct 2019 07:00:00 GMT Young investigator awarded $1 million for prostate cancer research <p>UC Davis scientist to tackle prostate cancer with new award.</p> UC Davis scientist to tackle prostate cancer with new award.

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/young-investigator-awarded-1-million-for-prostate-cancer-research/2019/10
201910_facebook-live-1023-helen-chew-breast-cancer-research-and-screening-breast-cancer-awareness-month Wed, 23 Oct 2019 07:00:00 GMT FACEBOOK LIVE 10/23: Helen Chew, breast cancer research and screening, Breast Cancer Awareness Month <p>In recognition of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, join us for a Facebook Live conversation with Helen Chew, director of the Clinical Breast Cancer Program at the UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center.</p> In recognition of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, join us for a Facebook Live conversation with Helen Chew, director of the Clinical Breast Cancer Program at the UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center.

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/facebook-live-1023-helen-chew-breast-cancer-research-and-screening-breast-cancer-awareness-month/2019/10
201910_anthony-seibert-to-receive-radiological-societys-highest-honor Tue, 22 Oct 2019 07:00:00 GMT Anthony Seibert to receive Radiological Society's highest honor <p>Tony Seibert will be honored with the Gold Medal by the Radiological Society of North America.</p> Tony Seibert will be honored with the Gold Medal by the Radiological Society of North America.

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/anthony-seibert-to-receive-radiological-societys-highest-honor/2019/10
201910_breast-cancer-awareness-month-uc-davis-health-breast-imaging-team-saves-lives-through-screenings Thu, 17 Oct 2019 07:00:00 GMT Breast Cancer Awareness Month: UC Davis Health Breast Imaging team saves lives through screenings <p>In commemoration of Breast Cancer Awareness Month in October, the UC Davis Health Breast Imaging section is expanding service hours and offering small gifts to patients who get mammograms this month.</p> In commemoration of Breast Cancer Awareness Month in October, the UC Davis Health Breast Imaging section is expanding service hours and offering small gifts to patients who get mammograms this month.

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/breast-cancer-awareness-month-uc-davis-health-breast-imaging-team-saves-lives-through-screenings/2019/10
201910_strong-showing-for-uc-davis-health-cycling-team-at-crush-challenge Wed, 16 Oct 2019 07:00:00 GMT Strong showing for UC Davis Health cycling team at Crush Challenge <p>UC Davis Health brings large group of riders to the 5th annual Crush Challenge in Napa.</p> UC Davis Health brings large group of riders to the 5th annual Crush Challenge in Napa.

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/strong-showing-for-uc-davis-health-cycling-team-at-crush-challenge/2019/10
201910_in-rare-honor-uc-davis-health-physician-named-as-academy-fellow-of-the-california-academy-of-sciences Tue, 15 Oct 2019 07:00:00 GMT In rare honor, UC Davis Health physician named as Academy Fellow of the California Academy of Sciences <p>On Oct. 15, UC Davis Health dermatologist and autoimmune disease specialist Emanual Maverakis will be inducted as an Academy Fellow of the California Academy of Sciences, a rare distinction for a physician.</p> On Oct. 15, UC Davis Health dermatologist and autoimmune disease specialist Emanual Maverakis will be inducted as an Academy Fellow of the California Academy of Sciences, a rare distinction for a physician.

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/in-rare-honor-uc-davis-health-physician-named-as-academy-fellow-of-the-california-academy-of-sciences/2019/10
201910_uc-davis-awarded-new-crispr-grant-to-test-novel-approach-to-cancer-treatment Tue, 01 Oct 2019 07:00:00 GMT UC Davis awarded new CRISPR grant to test novel approach to cancer treatment <p>UC Davis scientists win NIH award to develop a novel approach to using CRISPR to tackle colon cancer cells.</p> UC Davis scientists win NIH award to develop a novel approach to using CRISPR to tackle colon cancer cells.

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/uc-davis-awarded-new-crispr-grant-to-test-novel-approach-to-cancer-treatment/2019/10
201909_new-chief-for-biostatistics Thu, 05 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT New chief for biostatistics <p>Diana Miglioretti has been selected as chief of the&nbsp;Division of Biostatistics&nbsp;in the&nbsp;UC Davis Department of Public Health Sciences.</p> Diana Miglioretti has been selected as chief of the Division of Biostatistics in the UC Davis Department of Public Health Sciences.

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/new-chief-for-biostatistics/2019/09
201909_medical-imaging-rates-continue-to-rise-despite-push-to-reduce-them Tue, 03 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT Medical imaging rates continue to rise despite push to reduce them <p>Physician groups have pushed to reduce rates of medical imaging, but they continue to go up, raising concerns about potential harms to patients, UC Davis and other researchers have found.</p> Physician groups have pushed to reduce rates of medical imaging, but they continue to go up, raising concerns about potential harms to patients, UC Davis and other researchers have found.

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/medical-imaging-rates-continue-to-rise-despite-push-to-reduce-them/2019/09
201908_surgeon-helps-patient-survive-pancreatic-cancer Thu, 22 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT Surgeon helps patient survive pancreatic cancer <p>The power of positivity has kept Arthur &ldquo;Chip&rdquo; Hollister on a road to recovery &mdash; first for prostate cancer and then for pancreatic cancer.</p> The power of positivity has kept Arthur “Chip” Hollister on a road to recovery — first for prostate cancer and then for pancreatic cancer.

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/surgeon-helps-patient-survive-pancreatic-cancer/2019/08
201908_uc-davis-lung-cancer-experts-introduce-latin-american-oncologists-to-advances-in-care Thu, 01 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT UC Davis lung cancer experts introduce Latin American oncologists to advances in care <p>Oncologists visiting from various Latin American countries learn the latest in lung cancer diagnosis and care at UC Davis Health.</p> Oncologists visiting from various Latin American countries learn the latest in lung cancer diagnosis and care at UC Davis Health.

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/uc-davis-lung-cancer-experts-introduce-latin-american-oncologists-to-advances-in-care/2019/08
201907_taking-on-a-taboo-finding-non-opioid-alternatives-for-cancer-pain Mon, 29 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT Taking on a taboo: Finding non-opioid alternatives for cancer pain <p>Wesley Watson, who has multiple myeloma and related spinal pain, hopes for relief with a surgical procedure that should reduce the need for opioid medication and the potential for addiction.</p> Wesley Watson, who has multiple myeloma and related spinal pain, hopes for relief with a surgical procedure that should reduce the need for opioid medication and the potential for addiction.

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/taking-on-a-taboo-finding-non-opioid-alternatives-for-cancer-pain/2019/07
201907_uc-davis-health-aims-to-end-hepatitis-b-spread Thu, 25 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT UC Davis Health aims to end hepatitis B spread <p>The UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center, with&nbsp;partners in Sacramento County and the community,&nbsp;has an ambitious goal to end the transmission of hepatitis B in the Asian American community through comprehensive screening and vaccination.</p> The UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center, with partners in Sacramento County and the community, has an ambitious goal to end the transmission of hepatitis B in the Asian American community through comprehensive screening and vaccination.

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/uc-davis-health-aims-to-end-hepatitis-b-spread/2019/07
201907_worrisome-increase-in-some-medical-scans-during-pregnancy Wed, 24 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT Worrisome increase in some medical scans during pregnancy <p>Study finds high rate of CT scan use&nbsp;in pregnant women in the U.S. and Canada, despite warnings to reduce radiation exposure to mothers and fetuses during pregnancy.</p> Study finds high rate of CT scan use in pregnant women in the U.S. and Canada, despite warnings to reduce radiation exposure to mothers and fetuses during pregnancy.

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/worrisome-increase-in-some-medical-scans-during-pregnancy/2019/07
201907_luis-carvajal-carmona-named-basic-science-leader-at-cancer-center Mon, 01 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT Luis Carvajal-Carmona named basic science leader at Cancer Center <p>Carvajal-Carmona to lead basic science at Cancer Center.</p> Carvajal-Carmona to lead basic science at Cancer Center.

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/luis-carvajal-carmona-named-basic-science-leader-at-cancer-center/2019/07
201906_teen-cancer-patient-gives-back-to-kids-with-autism Tue, 25 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT Teen cancer patient gives back to kids with autism <p>Make-A-Wish granted teenage cancer patient Carlo Sandoval's wish. What did he ask for? To help kids with autism.&nbsp;</p> Make-A-Wish granted teenage cancer patient Carlo Sandoval's wish. What did he ask for? To help kids with autism. 

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/teen-cancer-patient-gives-back-to-kids-with-autism/2019/06
201906_cancer-center-survey-to-reach-10000-households Mon, 24 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT Cancer Center survey to reach 10,000 households https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/cancer-center-survey-to-reach-10000-households/2019/06 201906_explorer-a-uc-davis-imaging-breakthrough-makes-a-media-splash Mon, 17 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT EXPLORER, a UC Davis imaging breakthrough, makes a media splash <p>EXPLORER, the world's first total-body&nbsp;PET scanner,&nbsp;has been installed at UC Davis Health and will be ready for patient use this summer. Area media outlets got a sneak peek of the new technology on Monday.</p> EXPLORER, the world's first total-body PET scanner, has been installed at UC Davis Health and will be ready for patient use this summer. Area media outlets got a sneak peek of the new technology on Monday.

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/explorer-a-uc-davis-imaging-breakthrough-makes-a-media-splash/2019/06
201906_more-than-130-attend-second-annual-blood-cancer-event Wed, 12 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT More than 130 attend second annual blood cancer event <p>Blood cancer patients and their caregivers from as far as Oregon attended Live Your Best Life, an annual blood cancer event co-hosted by the UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center and the Leukemia &amp; Lymphoma Society.</p> Blood cancer patients and their caregivers from as far as Oregon attended Live Your Best Life, an annual blood cancer event co-hosted by the UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center and the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/more-than-130-attend-second-annual-blood-cancer-event/2019/06
201906_make-a-wish-greater-bay-area-teen-shares-gift-with-pediatric-cancer-patients Wed, 05 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT Make-A-Wish Greater Bay Area teen shares gift with pediatric cancer patients <p>UC Davis Health patient Saul Dominguez received news that Make-A-Wish Greater Bay Area granted his wish. What did he ask for? To help others.&nbsp;</p> UC Davis Health patient Saul Dominguez received news that Make-A-Wish Greater Bay Area granted his wish. What did he ask for? To help others. 

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/make-a-wish-greater-bay-area-teen-shares-gift-with-pediatric-cancer-patients/2019/06
201905_robotic-surgery-for-early-throat-cancer Wed, 29 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT Robotic surgery for early throat cancer <p>Robotic-assisted surgery for throat cancer?&nbsp;Here's a success story peppered with good information!</p> Robotic-assisted surgery for throat cancer? Here's a success story peppered with good information!

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/robotic-surgery-for-early-throat-cancer/2019/05
201905_primo-lara-named-deputy-chair-of-leading-cancer-research-network Fri, 24 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT Primo Lara named deputy chair of leading cancer research network <p>Lara takes on deputy chair role at SWOG.</p> Lara takes on deputy chair role at SWOG.

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/primo-lara-named-deputy-chair-of-leading-cancer-research-network/2019/05
201905_cancer-center-receives-3-million-national-clinical-trials-grant Fri, 24 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT Cancer Center receives $3 million national clinical trials grant <p>The UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center has been awarded the National Clinical Trials Network - Lead Academic Participating Sites (LAPS) UG1 grant &ndash; the only center in California to do so.</p> The UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center has been awarded the National Clinical Trials Network - Lead Academic Participating Sites (LAPS) UG1 grant – the only center in California to do so.

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/cancer-center-receives-3-million-national-clinical-trials-grant/2019/05
201905_department-of-defense-grant-will-support-novel-bladder-cancer-treatment-research Tue, 21 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT Department of Defense grant will support novel bladder cancer treatment research <p>Large federal grant will boost research into immunotherapy treatment for bladder cancer.</p> Large federal grant will boost research into immunotherapy treatment for bladder cancer.

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/department-of-defense-grant-will-support-novel-bladder-cancer-treatment-research/2019/05
201905_bold-named-physician-in-chief-of-uc-davis-comprehensive-cancer-center Tue, 14 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT Bold named physician-in-chief of UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center <p>Richard Bold, M.D., chief of the Division of Surgical Oncology, has been named Physician-in-Chief of the UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center.</p> Richard Bold, M.D., chief of the Division of Surgical Oncology, has been named Physician-in-Chief of the UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center.

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https://health.ucdavis.edu/health-news/cancer/bold-named-physician-in-chief-of-uc-davis-comprehensive-cancer-center/2019/05