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Targeting tumors may help stop spread of breast, other cancers

Published: February 7th, 2012

Cancer that has spread from the site of an original tumor to other places in the body is often viewed as a death sentence. But if there are just a […]

Ranked Among Top 35

Published: January 9th, 2012

Shands at the University of Florida in Gainesville, FL is ranked among top 35 in US News & World Report Ranking Best Hospitals…

UFSCC Small Cell Lung Cancer Research Grant Awardees

Published: November 18th, 2011

Small Cell Lung Cancer is an aggressive subtype of lung cancer that exhibits a unique clinical, pathological, and biological phenotype. This funding opportunity, made available through a generous philanthropic donation […]

UF Lung Cancer Center unites experts for patient-focused care

Published: November 11th, 2011

Gary Love had been retired two years when he first noticed the strange, draining feeling in his head. He went to the doctor, thinking it was a sinus infection. It […]

Nancy P. Mendenhall, M.D., named to James E. Lockwood Professorship

Published: November 9th, 2011

Nancy P. Mendenhall, M.D., medical director of the University of Florida Proton Therapy Institute and associate chair of the UF department of radiation oncology, is the recipient of a James E. Lockwood […]

UF & Shands Debut New Cancer-Killing Technology

Published: October 26th, 2011

With the snip of scissors during a ribbon-cutting ceremony Nov. 12 at the UF Cancer & Genetics Research Complex, a new era in the treatment of breast cancer in Florida […]

University of Florida Radiation Oncology Outcomes Tracking Seminar

Published: September 8th, 2011

The University of Florida Radiation Oncology Outcomes Tracking Seminar is being held Friday, Feb 24, and Saturday, Feb 25, 2012. The keynote speaker will be W. Robert Lee from Duke […]

Impact of Hypoxia on the Metastatic Potential of Human Prostate Cancer Cells

Published: September 8th, 2011

Yao Dai Ph.D., Kyungmi Bae Ph.D. and Dietmar W. Siemann Ph.D. had their paper listed in the issue highlights of the current issue of International Journal of Radiation Oncology*Biology*Physics.

100% Patient Satisfaction for Overall Quality for Service and Care Received

Published: August 12th, 2011

We are happy to announce that our patient satisfaction survey results for the last quarter show 100% excellent ratings for “Overall Quality for Service and Care Received!”

Dr. Mei Zhang receives Knisely Award

Published: August 9th, 2011

Congratulations to Dr. Mei Zhang who received the Melvin H. Knisely Award at a recent ISOTT meeting. It was established in 1983 to honor Dr. Knisely’s accomplishments in the field of the […]