Cancer Currents for May 2008

News and Notes

ACS Institutional Research Grants Awarded

Five investigators have received grants to pursue cancer research projects through funds awarded to Norris Cotton Cancer Center from the American Cancer Society.

Ethan Dmitrovsky Receives ACS Research Honor

Dr. Dmitrovsky named a Clinical Research Professor by the American Cancer Society.

Dr. Israel Announces Cancer Center Leadership Changes

Personnel changes in research ranks.

Upcoming Events

Manchester Open House - May 8

Come tour our newest location at the Notre Dame Pavilion of Catholic Medical Center in Manchester, New Hampshire meet the physicians and staff, and enjoy light refreshments.

Ethical Wills - May 8

Ethical wills are a way to share your values, blessings, life's lessons, hopes, love, and forgiveness with your family, friends, and community. Join us as Dr. Barry Baines, a nationally recognized expert, teaches us how to develop our own ethical wills in this inaugural lecture in the Father John Mullin Biennial Lecture Series.

NCI Site Visit - May 20

The NCI Review Committee will be here to evaluate our performance and determine funding awards.

Cancer Survivors Day - May 31

Join us at Norris Cotton Cancer Center as we discuss "Creating Balance in a Life Touched by Cancer" in celebration of National Cancer Survivors Day. The morning will include a complimentary continental breakfast, interesting educational displays, inspiring speakers and the company of fellow survivors.