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Jason Faris, MD

New Grant Will Improve Rural Patient Access to Cancer Clinical Trials

A newly awarded $820,000 grant from The National Cancer Institute (NCI) will allow a team of investigators to increase clinical trial awareness and participation for rural patients.

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Piloting a FLASH Radiotherapy Beam Development for Treatment of Cancer

NCCC researchers achieve conversion of a standard linear accelerator used for delivery of radiation therapy cancer treatment, to deliver a ‘FLASH’ ultra-high dose rate radiation therapy beam in standard patient geometry.

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10 Things You May Not Know about Sarcoma

Sarcomas develop in bones or connective tissues. Here are 10 things you may not know about this uncommon group of cancers.

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Life in Cancer Survivorship: Dia Draper

Four years after completing treatment for colon cancer, Dia Draper reflects on life in survivorship and the complex emotions and changes in life perspective that come along with surviving a serious illness.

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Rapid Genomic Profiling of Colon Cancers can Improve Therapy Selection for Patients

Multicenter study led by NCCC shows vastly improved turnaround time to get results from the lab to the oncologist using the newest technology in the cancer testing space.

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D-H Event Cancellations

To avoid activities that could cause the spread of the COVID-19 virus, we have made the decision to cancel, postpone or transition to virtual events all in-person fundraising, engagement or stewardship events through December 31, 2020.

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Jason Faris, MD

What Types of Early-phase Trials are Open Now at NCCC?

In this Q&A series, Jason Faris, MD details some exciting and innovating early-phase trials underway at the cancer center.

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