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Charles R. Thomas, Jr., MD

Charles R. Thomas, Jr., MD, Named Chief of Radiation Oncology at Dartmouth’s and Dartmouth-Hitchcock’s Norris Cotton Cancer Center

After an extensive national search, Dartmouth and Dartmouth-Hitchcock's Norris Cotton Cancer Center (NCCC) has named Charles R. Thomas, Jr., MD, as the new Chief of the Section of Radiation Oncology

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Dartmouth and Dartmouth-Hitchcock's Norris Cotton Cancer Center (NCCC) Director Steven D. Leach, MD, and Surajit Dhara, PhD, Senior Research Scientist, working together in the Leach laboratory to bring change to the treatment of pancreatic cancer.

Dartmouth and Dartmouth-Hitchcock Cancer Researchers Discover Cutting-Edge Approach to Fighting a Form of Deadly Cancer

Researchers at Norris Cotton Cancer Center have developed a way to predict chemotherapy response to tailor treatments for pancreatic cancer patients

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Norris Cotton Cancer Center

Norris Cotton Cancer Center and Other Top U.S. Cancer Centers Call for Urgent Action to Get Cancer-Preventing HPV Vaccination Back on Track

Dartmouth’s and D-H's Norris Cotton Cancer Center is partnering with 70 other National Cancer Institute designated cancer centers to issue a joint statement urging the nation’s physicians, parents and young adults to get the HPV vaccination back on track.

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The Prouty

The Prouty Announces In-Person Participation for 2021

The Friends of Norris Cotton Cancer Center announce a hybrid Prouty event, with in-person and virtual participation options available this summer. Registration is open at TheProuty.org.

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Sandra L. Wong, MD, MS, FSSO

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Department of Surgery Chair Elected President-Elect of the Society of Surgical Oncology

The Society of Surgical Oncology announced that Sandra L. Wong, MD, MS, FSSO, is its president-elect.

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Photo of Todd Miller, PhD, and Nicole Traphagen, a PhD candidate, working in a lab.

Researchers at Norris Cotton Cancer Center Are Studying the Use of Estrogen to Target Drug-Resistant Breast Cancer

An ongoing clinical trial at NCCC will determine whether the strategy of cycling between estrogen therapy and anti-estrogen therapies is effective in human patients with advanced breast cancer.

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Arti Gaur and Jordan Isaacs

Philanthropy-Backed Accelerator Advances Cancer Therapies

Three teams receive awards from the Dartmouth Innovations Accelerator for Cancer

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Mary Jo Turk, PhD

NH Cancer Researchers Find Cellular Evidence Behind Lasting Immune Response in Some Cancer Survivors

Researchers have found that a certain subpopulation of cells that enters a patient’s skin and blood during immunotherapy is behind the excellent and long-lasting immune responses to cancer that some survivors develop.

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The Cure Podcast

COVID-19 and Cancer: D-H Doctors Discuss Vaccine Safety for Cancer Patients on “The Cure Podcast”

Special guest, DHMC Interim Section Chief of Medical Oncology Gary N. Schwartz, MD.

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Lesley Jarvis, MS, PhD and Brian Pogue, PhD

Seeing the Invisible: NCCC Pioneers Radiation Vision Cameras

Cherenkov imaging cameras invented by Dartmouth spinoff company and pioneered at NCCC allow radiation oncologists to visualize external beam field, improving quality, precision and patient safety during radiation therapy.

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