UPMC Hillman Cancer Center

Media Coverage

Below are recent stories in the news about the University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute and the UPMC CancerCenter. The links listed will take you to the original media articles. If you are unable to access an article, please email Wendy Zellner for a copy of the story.

Cancer Immunology Leader named Director of UPMC Hillman Cancer Center

Source: Pittsburgh Urban Media
June 20, 2017

Treatment, not screening, credited with latest breast cancer advances

Source: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
June 20, 2017

Incoming Hillman Cancer Center director Ferris aims to boost enrollment in clinical trials

Source: Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
June 19, 2017

Sunscreen vital to preventing skin cancer

Source: Sungazette
June 19, 2017

Immunology expert Robert Ferris named director of UPMC Hillman Cancer Center

Source: The Cancer Letter
June 16, 2017

New UPMC Hillman Cancer Center leader named

Source: Pittsburgh Business Times
June 16, 2017

UPMC Hillman Cancer Center names veteran cancer specialist Ferris director

Source: Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
June 16, 2017

Study Finds Link Between E-Cigarette Use and Bladder Cancer

Source: Targeted Oncology
June 13, 2017

Third-Line Therapy for Metastatic Colorectal Cancer

Source: Targeted Oncology
June 12, 2017

Students donate Harnessing Hope bags to UPMC Susquehanna

Source: The Express
June 9, 2017

U.S. Probe Sheds Light on Charities' Role in Boosting Drug Sales

Source: The Wall Street Journal
June 9, 2017

Cancer drug prices are so high that doctors will test cutting doses

Source: The Washington Post
June 8, 2017

Business briefs: H&M to close SouthSide Works location

Source: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
June 2, 2017

Effective prostate cancer screening must begin with a conversation

Source: The Express
June 2, 2017

Single Gene Mutation Reduces Aggressiveness of Deadly Brain Cancer

Source: Technology Networks
June 2, 2017

Single Gene Mutation Reduces Aggressiveness of Deadly Brain Cancer

Source: Technology Networks
June 2, 2017

UPMC CancerCenter to honor Hillmans with name change

Source: WTAE
June 2, 2017

Hillman Foundations plan to use founder's $800 million gift locally

Source: NEXT Pittsburgh
June 1, 2017

Three Mile Island nuke accident linked to thyroid cancer

Source: USA Today
May 31, 2017

UPMC names all cancer treatment centers for Henry and Elsie Hillman

Source: Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
May 31, 2017

Sephora introduces 'brave beauty' program for women with cancer

Source: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
May 30, 2017

UPMC to rename cancer network in honor of Henry and Elsie Hillman

Source: Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
May 30, 2017

Cancer cures of the future

Source: New York Post
May 29, 2017

Genome-Informed Treatment Improves Survival in Pancreatic Cancer

Source: Oncology Nurse Advisor
May 29, 2017

Retired Pittsburgh Public Schools teacher receiving care from former students, PPS alumni

Source: Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
May 21, 2017

Wise Buy? Proton Beam Therapy

Source: Medpage Today
May 19, 2017

First robotic surgery for throat cancer patient at Kidwai hospital

Source: The Times of India
May 16, 2017

AUA: Studies Highlight Links Between Bladder Cancer, E-Cigarettes

Source: Cancer Network
May 15, 2017

E-cigarettes may increase bladder cancer risk

Source: Healio
May 15, 2017

At Komen race, a chance for mothers, daughters to heal together

Source: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
May 14, 2017

CRISPR kills HIV and eats Zika 'like Pac-man'. Its next target? Cancer

Source: WIRED
May 14, 2017

Pirates pitcher Taillon has suspected testicular cancer

Source: Normangee Star
May 14, 2017

Health System Eliminates Neutropenic Diet in Patients With Cancer With No Rise in Infections

Source: Cure
May 11, 2017

OncoBreak: 'Bad at Death Environment and Ca Dr. vs Dad

Source: Medpage Today
May 11, 2017

Assistant director of nursing leads others to health and wellness

Source: The Luminary
May 10, 2017

Aggressive skin cancer can be triggered by this virus

Source: Express
May 9, 2017

HPV cancers on the rise

Source: KSAT
May 9, 2017

Preventing and Treating Oral Mucositis With Low Level Laser Therapy

Source: Oncology Nursing News
May 9, 2017

Rapid & TCT conference showcases Pittsburgh as 3D printing leader

Source: NEXT Pittsburgh
May 9, 2017

Doctors say Taillon's prognosis should be favorable

Source: Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
May 8, 2017

Researchers discover how cancer-causing virus could stay silently hidden in your body

Source: Phys.org
May 4, 2017

Pittsburgh Researchers Targeting of Cancer Command Centers May Benefit Mesothelioma Patients

Source: Mesothelioma.net
May 3, 2017

Revolutionary cut and paste gene-editing tool sets its sights on cancer's command centre

Source: Daily Mail
May 3, 2017

Documents show evolution of relationship between U. and cancer center

Source: Deseret News
May 2, 2017

New Gene Therapy Shrinks Aggressive Tumors in Mice

Source: The Scientist
May 2, 2017

CRISPR gene-editing tool targets cancer's command center

Source: New Atlas
May 1, 2017

Gene editing technology shrinks tumors in mice, showing promise for cancer treatment

Source: Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
May 1, 2017

Novel gene editing approach to cancer treatment shows promise in mice

Source: Medical Xpress
May 1, 2017

Inovio begins phase 2 trial with VGX-3100 for HPV-related vulvar pre-cancers

Source: PharmaBiz
April 26, 2017

Inovio Initiates Phase 2 Efficacy Trial with VGX-3100 For HPV-Related Vulvar Pre-Cancers

Source: Yahoo Finance
April 24, 2017

Henry Hillman: 'Always talking about the next innovation'

Source: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
April 21, 2017

Pitt researchers identify new cancer risks in chromosomes

Source: Pitt News
April 20, 2017

Henry Hillman's legacy to be remembered in Pittsburgh

Source: WPXI
April 18, 2017

Making a Difference: Students, community come together for Johnstown Walk of Hope

Source: WJAC
April 18, 2017

Searching for the Key to Immunotherapy Response in Head and Neck Cancer

Source: Targeted Oncology
April 18, 2017

Henry Hillman dies at 98

Source: The Pitt News
April 17, 2017

Pittsburgh pays tribute to philanthropist Henry Hillman

Source: WTAE
April 16, 2017

Community reflects on the passing of Pittsburgh philanthropist Henry Hillman

Source: Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
April 15, 2017

Henry Hillman - Billionaire financier avoided spotlight but was one of the city's most generous benefactors

Source: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
April 15, 2017

Henry Hillman remembered for intellectual curiosity, moving Pittsburgh into future

Source: Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
April 15, 2017

Henry Hillman, Who Helped Fund KKR, Kleiner Perkins, Dies at 98

Source: Bloomberg
April 15, 2017

Pittsburgh Remembers Businessman, Philanthropist Henry L. Hillman

Source: CBS Local
April 15, 2017

Pitt researchers link immune system to cancer treatment

Source: The Pitt News
April 13, 2017

At What Age Should You Be Screened For Prostate Cancer? State & Feds Say Ask Your Doctor

Source: WESA
April 11, 2017

New guidelines for prostate cancer screening

Source: CNBC
April 11, 2017

Removing cancer label from low-risk thyroid tumors may address overdiagnosis, overtreatment

Source: Healio
April 7, 2017

This start-up was part of Obama's 'cancer moonshot' -- now it's scrambling after proposed Trump cuts

Source: CNBC
April 7, 2017

Yes Your Diet Can Raise or Lower Your Risk of Colon Cancer

Source: Yahoo News
April 7, 2017

Clinical Pathways: A Cost-effective System for Determining mCRC Treatment

Source: Cancer Therapy Advisor
April 6, 2017

Length of Telomeres Could Predict Cancer Risk

Source: News Max Health
April 5, 2017

Yes, Your Diet Can Raise or Lower Your Risk of Colon Cancer

Source: Live Science
April 5, 2017

Length of chromosomes' protective tips, called telomeres, could predict cancer risk

Source: Maylaymail Online
April 4, 2017

Too Short, or Too Long Telomeres Increase Cancer Risk

Source: RD Mag
April 4, 2017

Cancer Risk Predicted by Telomere Length

Source: Labratory Equipment
April 3, 2017

Hunt for cancer 'tipping point' heats up

Source: Nature
April 3, 2017

UPMC Whitfield Cancer Centre Setting the Example for Standards of Cancer Care

Source: Waterford Today
April 3, 2017

Antibody-Drug Conjugates for TNBC

Source: Onc Live
March 30, 2017

Where Are We With Bone-Targeted Agents in Breast Cancer?

Source: Cure
March 28, 2017

Expert Discusses State of Bone-Targeted Therapy in Breast Cancer

Source: Onc Live
March 27, 2017

UPMC partnering with Boston-based cancer support services company

Source: Pittsburgh Business Times
March 27, 2017

Cancer prevention can greatly reduce incident rates in America

Source: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
March 21, 2017

Learn Immuno-Oncology New York scheduled for March 23

Source: HemOnc Today
March 15, 2017

Asiri Hospitals Partners American Oncology Institute

Source: The Sunday Leader
March 13, 2017

Is indoor tanning ever a good idea?

Source: Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
March 13, 2017

Advanced research underway to treat cancer patients, researchers find immunotherapy, better way over chemotherapy

Source: PharmaBiz
March 10, 2017

Dr. Brufsky on Choosing When to do a Multiparameter Genomic Assay

Source: Onc Live
March 10, 2017

Denosumab Reduces Fractures by 50 percent in Postmenopausal Women -

Source: Targeted Oncology
March 9, 2017

Cancer initiative aims for lofty goal

Source: The Daily Item
March 7, 2017

As colon cancer rates rise among young adults, a push for early screening

Source: Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
March 6, 2017

Ongoing Research of Immunotherapy in HNSCC

Source: Onc Live
March 6, 2017

Pittsburgh docs on pap smears: Still relevant, but maybe not for long

Source: Pittsburgh Business Times
March 6, 2017

A Closer Look at Preventing Colon Cancer

Source: PA Home Page
March 3, 2017

CHQ goes blue to fight colorectal cancer

Source: Observer Today
March 3, 2017

Emerging Role of Abemaciclib for HR Advanced Breast Cancer

Source: Onc Live
March 3, 2017

State-of-the-art cancer centre in city soon

Source: The Tribune India
March 3, 2017

Award-winning Social Worker Shares Her Passion

Source: Wellsboro
March 2, 2017

Cancer survivorship program introduced at ELYMCA

Source: The Luminary
March 1, 2017

Patient Selection for Nivolumab in HNSCC

Source: Onc Live
March 1, 2017

Pitt Study Finds Potential Marker of Drug Response in Many Cancer Types

Source: The Cancer Letter
February 28, 2017

How immunotherapy can help treat solid tumors

Source: Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
February 27, 2017

Study Finds Potential Marker of Drug Response in Many Cancer Types

Source: DDD Mag
February 27, 2017

Large-scale skin cancer screening initiative feasible

Source: Medical Xpress
February 25, 2017

MINDACT Trial Design and Results in Breast Cancer

Source: Onc Live
February 24, 2017

Breast Cancer: Genomic Testing for Adjuvant Therapy

Source: Onc Live
February 22, 2017

Breast Cancer: Genomic Testing for Adjuvant Therapy

Source: Onc Live
February 22, 2017

Nivolumab: A New Standard-of-Care

Source: Onc Live
February 22, 2017

Phone Triage Success Is Built With Patience

Source: Onc Live
February 22, 2017

Pitt researchers uncover genetic marker that may predict drug response in many cancer types

Source: News Medical Life Sciences
February 21, 2017

Immunotherapy for Recurrent HNSCC

Source: Onc Live
February 20, 2017

Look Good Feel Better program for women facing cancer Feb. 27

Source: The Observer
February 15, 2017

Keisel Shaves Beard To Raise Money For Children's Hospital

Source: CBS Local
February 14, 2017

Cancer Caregiver Receives National American Cancer Society Award

Source: North Central PA
February 13, 2017

Cancer caregiver receives National American Cancer Society Award

Source: The Express
February 13, 2017

Genetic Cancer Risk Assessment Gives People Control Over Future

Source: CBS Local
February 13, 2017

Legislator reintroduces bills aimed at fighting pediatric cancer

Source: Fox 43
February 13, 2017

Optimizing Care to Avoid CINV

Source: Oncology Nursing News
February 13, 2017

'Stringent' Lung Ca Screening Criteria Could Save Money

Source: Medpage Today
February 9, 2017

Cancer patients being recruited for drug study

Source: We Are Central PA
February 9, 2017

UPMC, Pitt partnering for thyroid cancer research

Source: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
February 9, 2017

Clinical trial for genetic cancer test to offer safe thyroid-preserving surgery

Source: Medical Xpress
February 8, 2017

Five things to know today, and Pens running second to Sabres in the ratings

Source: Pittsburgh Business Times
February 8, 2017

Boy, 6, Does Happy Dance After Final Chemo Treatment Following Lifetime Battle With Cancer

Source: Inside Edition
February 7, 2017

Genetic test could spare cancer patients from thyroid removal

Source: Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
February 7, 2017

Historic Perspective on Recurrent HNSCC

Source: Onc Live
February 7, 2017

Less inclusive criteria for lung cancer screening would be cost-effective

Source: Medical Xpress
February 7, 2017

6-year-old boy celebrates end of chemo treatments with adorable dance

Source: CBS News
February 6, 2017

Are you carrying your cellphone too close to your body?

Source: Standard-Times
February 3, 2017

Brainlab Raises Awareness about Radiosurgery for Brain Metastases Patients on World Cancer Day 2017

Source: Yahoo Finance
February 3, 2017

Dr. Brufsky on the COLET Trial for Triple-Negative Breast Cancer

Source: Onc Live
February 1, 2017

Ongoing Biomarker Measurements Inform Treatment Decisions in Breast Cancer

Source: Targeted Oncology
February 1, 2017

Coaching, Question Prompts Improved End-of-Life Discussions

Source: Cancer Network
January 30, 2017

Hepatitis C drugs cost taxpayers millions

Source: WTAE
January 27, 2017

Tattoo artists may miss chance to help with skin cancer detection

Source: Japan Today
January 27, 2017

Are you carrying your cellphone too close to your body?

Source: Chicago Tribune
January 26, 2017

Nonprofit offers services to help diminish stress of breast cancer

Source: Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
January 23, 2017

Scientists get best view yet of cancer-causing virus HPV

Source: Science Daily
January 23, 2017

Tattoo Inks Mask Skin Cancer Signs: Study

Source: News Max Health
January 23, 2017

Trans patients, looking for fertility options, turn to cancer research

Source: PBS
January 22, 2017

Tattoo Artists Can Help Reduce Skin Cancer

Source: Counsel and Heal
January 21, 2017

Bon Secours Care Village to expand

Source: Irish Medical Times
January 20, 2017

How Tattoo Artists Could Help Reduce Skin Cancer

Source: Live Science
January 18, 2017

UPMC part of global initiative to improve access to cancer care

Source: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
January 18, 2017

UPMC a founding partner in big international cancer effort

Source: Biz Journals
January 17, 2017

10 takeaways from San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium

Source: HemOnc Today
January 13, 2017

Veliparib Facing Phase III Test in BRCA-Positive Breast Cancer

Source: Onc Live
January 12, 2017

Brain Mets Can Acquire HER2 Positivity in HER2 Negative Breast Cancer Patients

Source: Cancer Network
January 11, 2017

PI3K Inhibitors for HR Breast Cancer

Source: Onc Live
January 10, 2017

Hospice care linked to higher family satisfaction

Source: Fox News Health
January 5, 2017

Advances in medicine for 2017

Source: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
January 3, 2017

Advances in medicine for 2017

Source: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
January 3, 2017

Dr. Brufsky on Cobimetinib Plus Paclitaxel in TNBC

Source: Onc Live
January 3, 2017

New cancer centre planned for Cork

Source: International Medical Travel Journal
January 3, 2017

UPMC auxiliary supports Real Men Wear Pink

Source: Altoona Mirror
January 3, 2017

Progression of HR Metastatic Breast Cancer

Source: Onc Live
December 29, 2016

Risk Stratification for HNSCC

Source: Onc Live
December 28, 2016

Lung-Sparing Surgery May Boost Mesothelioma Survival

Source: Health Day
December 23, 2016

Biology of Head and Neck Squamous Cell Cancer HNSCC

Source: Onc Live
December 22, 2016

School board acknowledges members' community efforts

Source: The Review
December 21, 2016

Kids and Cancer Fund helps update radiation equipment

Source: The Bradford Era
December 20, 2016

Ongoing Needs in HER2 Breast Cancer

Source: Onc Live
December 20, 2016

Fanfare's Best Parties of 2016: Number 5: Future Without Cancer

Source: Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
December 19, 2016

Hospitals spend millions luring patients away from each other

Source: The Des Moines Register
December 19, 2016

Many techniques can help ease stress during holidays

Source: Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
December 19, 2016

Mobile Site Offers Ready Access to Guided Meditation for Patients With Cancer

Source: Cure
December 19, 2016

American Cancer Society shutters local office

Source: New Castle News
December 16, 2016

Neratinib in HER2 Breast Cancer

Source: Onc Live
December 16, 2016

Resiliency, hardiness celebrated at BRMC oncology Christmas party

Source: The Bradford Era
December 16, 2016

Young Man With Bone Cancer Gets Second Chance At Children's Hospital

Source: CBS Local
December 14, 2016

MEK Inhibitor Taxane Combination Active in Triple Negative Breast Cancer

Source: Targeted Oncology
December 10, 2016

Lisa Butterfield on the Nurse's Role in Immunotherapy Treatment

Source: Oncology Nursing News
December 9, 2016

SABCS: Treatment May Need To Be Altered When Breast CA Spreads to Brain

Source: MPR
December 9, 2016

Senate Approves 21st Century Cures CR Slates $300M for NCI and Moonshot

Source: The Cancer Letter
December 9, 2016

Treatment of HER2 Metastatic Breast Cancer

Source: Onc Live
December 8, 2016

Breast Cancer Cells May Change When They Spread to Brain: Study

Source: The Inquirer Daily News
December 7, 2016

New bridge link to Bons Secours hospital

Source: Evening Echo
December 7, 2016

New study shows targeted therapy needed for breast cancer with brain metastases

Source: Medical Xpress
December 7, 2016

At 'axis of aging and cancer': Studies uncover new details about telomeres

Source: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
December 6, 2016

Neoadjuvant T-DM1 in HER2 Early Breast Cancer

Source: Onc Live
December 6, 2016

Children's Hospital doc receives St. Baldrick's Foundation grant to further cancer research

Source: Pittsburgh Business Times
December 2, 2016

Neoadjuvant Lapatinib in HER2 Early Breast Cancer

Source: Onc Live
December 2, 2016

A career of connections

Source: Fred Hutch
December 1, 2016

Hijacking the DNA Repair Network

Source: Daily RX News
November 30, 2016

RAS Mutation Presence in Thyroid Nodules Carried Risk for Cancer

Source: Cancer Network
November 29, 2016

Robotic snake fights cancer

Source: We are Central PA
November 29, 2016

For some breast cancer survivors, reconstruction not part of their plans

Source: Pittsburgh Tribune Review
November 28, 2016

Neoadjuvant Combinations in HER2 Breast Cancer

Source: Onc Live
November 28, 2016

Young boy battling cancer meets hero, cancer survivor James Conner

Source: WPXI
November 23, 2016

Pembrolizumab Shown to Reduce Tumor Size in Sarcoma Subtypes

Source: Targeted Oncology
November 22, 2016

Pitt moves closer to developing specialized cancer treatment

Source: The Pitt News
November 22, 2016

Most Radiology Sites for Public Not at Appropriate Reading Levels

Source: Diagnostic Imaging
November 21, 2016

To disrupt cancer growth, 2 Pittsburgh labs try cutting its fuel

Source: Pittsburgh Tribune Review
November 21, 2016

Cancer Diagnostic Methods Take Innovative Strides

Source: Parent Herald
November 20, 2016

Aliquippa's DiMantae Bronaugh, battling cancer, joins team at Heinz Field for WPIAL championship game

Source: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
November 18, 2016

New cancer diagnostic method unravels the complexity of breast cancer tumors

Source: Medical Xpress
November 18, 2016

Lisa Butterfield on SITC Immune Biomarkers Task Force

Source: OncLive
November 16, 2016

Cancer research: How cells die by ferroptosis

Source: ScienceDaily
November 15, 2016

Pembrolizumab Antitumor Activity Promises Potential for Sarcoma Subtypes

Source: OncLive
November 15, 2016

Dunlap: Thank You, Pittsburgh

Source: CBS Local
November 14, 2016

It seemed like I had climbed Mount Everest - A rough year after daring cancer surgery

Source: STAT
November 14, 2016

Chemo, radiation sometimes used beyond cancer diagnoses

Source: The Times
November 13, 2016

Pittsburgh on the forefront of breast cancer treatment research

Source: The Times
November 13, 2016

The future of breast cancer treatment being studied in Pittsburgh

Source: The Times
November 12, 2016

FDA Approves BMS's Opdivo for Head and Neck Cancer Indication

Source: The Cancer Letter
November 11, 2016

Pembrolizumab Demonstrates Anti-Tumor Activity in Sarcoma Subtypes

Source: Targeted Oncology
November 11, 2016

DNA researchers offer new insight into cancer cells and aging

Source: Life Science Daily
November 10, 2016

HER2-Targeted Therapy in Early Breast Cancer

Source: OncLive
November 10, 2016

Nivolumab Approved for Head and Neck Cancer

Source: Targeted Oncology
November 10, 2016

A Modern Data Center Is More Than A Big Building

Source: WESA
November 9, 2016

Cancer cells hijack DNA repair networks to stay alive, Pitt study shows

Source: Knowridge
November 9, 2016

Cancer Treatment: Mechanism Allows Indefinite Cell Division New Finding May Help Combat Disease

Source: Medical Daily
November 9, 2016

Couple's love perseveres as both stricken by cancer

Source: The Times
November 7, 2016

New Pa. law would have naturopaths be registered

Source: Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
November 7, 2016

Police to grow beards for child cancer patient

Source: The Times Leader
November 7, 2016

Researchers uncover key mechanisms of cancer, aging and inflammation

Source: Medical Xpress
November 7, 2016

Lindsey's Christmas Project

Source: The Review
November 6, 2016

Prostate cancer very curable, but still carries stigma

Source: The Times
November 5, 2016

The girls of Camp Can-Do: They lived

Source: The Times
November 5, 2016

Metastatic Breast Cancer in a Pink Ribbon World

Source: Cure
November 4, 2016

OncoBreak Listening to Patients Getting Real Sleep and Cancer

Source: Medpage Today
November 3, 2016

Chu to lead University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute on interim basis

Source: Pittsburgh Business times
November 2, 2016

Cancer treatment's effectiveness questioned

Source: WTAE
November 1, 2016

Open Source Data Sharing Software Takes Aim At Cancer

Source: Information Management
November 1, 2016

UPMC Prepares For Next International Facility In Ireland

Source: WESA
November 1, 2016

Meet Dr. Daniel Farrugia, MD, PhD breast surgical oncologist at Centegra Physician Care

Source: Northwest Herald
October 31, 2016

UPMC Jameson touts new breast cancer care technologies

Source: New Castle News
October 31, 2016

Advances in medical technology help cancer patients

Source: The Times
October 30, 2016

Anxiety surrounding mammograms shouldn't prevent important screening

Source: The Times
October 30, 2016

'Texting Thru Cancer': 'Thinking Pink' -- Year-round hope

Source: Indiana Gazette
October 29, 2016

Open source oncology software from Pitt, UPMC to speed genomic data sharing

Source: Healthcare IT News
October 28, 2016

Pittsburgh researchers team up to offer open-source genomic software

Source: Modern Healthcare
October 28, 2016

Private radiotherapy centre to open in Cork in 2019

Source: Irish Examiner
October 28, 2016

Bon Secours hospital group plans €156m upgrade

Source: The Irish Times
October 27, 2016

Open source data sharing software takes aim at cancer

Source: Health Data Management
October 27, 2016

Pitt, partners create open source software for cancer genome data

Source: Pittsburgh Business Times
October 27, 2016

UPMC expands cancer care network in Ireland

Source: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
October 27, 2016

UPMC partners in new cancer center in Ireland

Source: Pittsburgh Business Times
October 27, 2016

UPMC partners to expand cancer care network in Ireland

Source: The Washington Post
October 27, 2016

UPMC partners with Bon Secours to open advanced radiation treatment center in Ireland

Source: Becker's Hospital Review
October 27, 2016

UPMC to build second cancer center in Ireland

Source: Modern Healthcare
October 27, 2016

House passes Caltagirone bill to fund pediatric cancer research

Source: BCTV
October 26, 2016

Magee on front lines of treating younger breast cancer patients with new approach

Source: WPXI
October 26, 2016

'Micro Needle' Treatment Could Offer Alternative To Surgery For Skin Cancer Patients

Source: WESA FM
October 25, 2016

Making a difference in so many lives

Source: Steelers
October 24, 2016

Penguins notebook: Fleury getting wish of heavy workload

Source: Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
October 24, 2016

Breast cancer scars run deeper than the physical ones

Source: The Times
October 23, 2016

Cancer Awareness Event held to spread important message of early detection

Source: The Times
October 23, 2016

Challenges ahead, but precision medicine continues to grow

Source: Trib Live
October 23, 2016

Six years cancer free, New Brighton woman moves forward, aims to build others up

Source: The Times
October 22, 2016

Cooking for a cause

Source: Steelers
October 21, 2016

Pitt Urology Department Opens Cooperative Research Center

Source: Health System Management
October 21, 2016

Breast cancer event celebrates survivors, promotes awareness

Source: New Castle News
October 17, 2016

In a Heartbeat: Examining often-overlooked breast cancer

Source: PIttsburgh Tribune-Review
October 17, 2016

Shober: Real man has pink hair for breast cancer research, awareness

Source: Observer-Reporter
October 17, 2016

Courageous girl fighting AML leukemia

Source: The Courier Express
October 16, 2016

Pitt professor, cancer researcher named head of Institute of Precision Medicine

Source: Pittsburgh Business Times
October 11, 2016

University of Pittsburgh cancer institute director leaving for Seattle

Source: Observer-Reporter
October 11, 2016

Breast-cancer expert to lead Fred Hutch UW consortium

Source: The Seattle Times
October 10, 2016

Director of Pitt cancer institute joining University of Washington

Source: Pittsburgh Business Times
October 10, 2016

Pitt-tested cancer drug proven effective for head and neck carcinoma

Source: Pittsburgh Business Times
October 10, 2016

Renowned breast-cancer expert leaving Pitt's Cancer Institute

Source: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
October 10, 2016

UPMC Hamot MammoMarathon Underway

Source: Erie News Now
October 10, 2016

Coverage options available for the uninsured coping with cancer

Source: The Times
October 9, 2016

How A Repair Protein Looks For DNA Damage

Source: iTech Post
October 7, 2016

Pitt researchers show how repair protein finds structural errors in DNA

Source: News Medical Life Sciences
October 7, 2016

Study Uncovers How DNA Repair Protein Finds Damage

Source: Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology News
October 7, 2016

How repair protein finds DNA damage

Source: Science Daily
October 6, 2016

'As normal as possible': Breast cancer patient didn't want her family 'sitting around'

Source: The Tribune-Democrat
October 5, 2016

Breast Cancer and You Program Set

Source: The Cranberry Eagle
October 5, 2016

Prostate cancer treatment helps sustain 10-year-old with rare bone cancer

Source: Fox News
October 5, 2016

Woman sustained on journey

Source: The Cranberry Eagle
October 5, 2016

Childhood cancer remains a rarity in Beaver County

Source: The Times
October 3, 2016

Hillman Cancer Center Gala held at Consol Energy Center

Source: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
October 3, 2016

ASTRO: Little Growth of Protons for Prostate Cancer

Source: Medpage Today
October 2, 2016

Financial impact of cancer adds additional burdens on patients, families

Source: The Times
October 2, 2016

Radiation still an important tool in cancer fight, doctors say

Source: New Castle News
October 1, 2016

Fanfare: A Future Without Cancer

Source: Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
September 30, 2016

Proud to be from Pittsburgh: UPMC CancerCenter

Source: WPXI
September 30, 2016

Seven updates in thyroid cancer

Source: Healio
September 30, 2016

What's in a Name: Expert Re-Examines Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma's Classification as Cancer

Source: Cure
September 30, 2016

Peer review encourages physician compliance with evidence-based cancer treatment plans

Source: Medical Xpress
September 29, 2016

Pitt's Conner defines tough, returns after beating lymphoma

Source: Herald Dispatch
September 29, 2016

Newer radiation technique has fewer side effects than traditional techniques for recurrent head and neck cancer

Source: Medical Xpress
September 28, 2016

Advancing Breast Care Services in Our Region

Source: UPMC Jameson
September 27, 2016

Emerging Approaches in CINV

Source: Onc Live
September 27, 2016

Fired up for black & gold fashion

Source: Steelers
September 27, 2016

Tom Caltagirone's bill to raise funding for pediatric cancer research clears House committee

Source: WFMV News
September 27, 2016

Genetic tests can help with predicting some cancers, treating others

Source: The Times
September 25, 2016

'Manhattan Project-Level' of Money Needed to Fight Cancer

Source: Bloomberg BNA
September 22, 2016

New AACR Report Highlights Impact of Cancer Research

Source: Cure
September 22, 2016

AACR: 'Unacceptable that one American will die of cancer every minute'

Source: The Inquirer Daily News
September 20, 2016

Unmet Needs in CINV Treatment

Source: Onc Live
September 20, 2016

Cancer survivors share stories at UPMC picnic

Source: Altoona Mirror
September 18, 2016

Lung, breast cancers most common in Beaver County communities

Source: The Times
September 18, 2016

Cancer Survivor's Appreciation Picnic

Source: WTAJ-TV
September 17, 2016

Teen and her family help others after turbulent times

Source: Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
September 14, 2016

AC versus TaxAC in High-Risk HER2-Negative MBC

Source: Onc Live
September 12, 2016

Oncologists see benefits for cancer patients in yoga

Source: Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
September 12, 2016

Boy's bone marrow donor works on Children's Hospital team

Source: Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
September 10, 2016

VIDEO: PCPs have role in cancer survivors' outcomes, quality of life

Source: Helio
September 10, 2016

Pfizer makes investment in Pitt spinout company

Source: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
September 8, 2016

UPMC-Developed Fiber Tracking Technology Being Called Life-Changing For Cancer Patients

Source: CBS Pittsburgh
September 8, 2016

AACR Embraces Cancer Moonshot Blue Ribbon Panel's Recommendations

Source: Imperial Valley News
September 7, 2016

Blue ribbon panel presents research road map for cancer moonshot initiative

Source: Helio
September 7, 2016

UPMC-backed Cernostics precision medicine technology gets $5 million boost

Source: Healthcare IT News
September 7, 2016

Backed by UPMC, Cancer Diagnostics Startup Cernostics Lands $5M

Source: Hit Consultant
September 6, 2016

Health Care Heroes: Lifetime Achievement Winner Nancy Davidson fights scourge of cancer

Source: Pittsburgh Business Times
September 6, 2016

Oak Glen soccer teams raise money for childhood cancer

Source: WTOV 9 FOX
September 6, 2016

UPMC backs cancer diagnostics startup Cernostics

Source: Med City News
September 6, 2016

Conner Stars In Return From Cancer, Pitt Tops Villanova 28-7

Source: CBS Local
September 3, 2016

Developing spinoffs help Pitt, CMU advance technologies

Source: Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
September 3, 2016

Pitt's James Conner scores two touchdowns in first game since beating cancer

Source: Penn Live
September 3, 2016

Starkey: Conner's amazing return

Source: Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
September 3, 2016

Cancer Center Switches All Chemo Treatments to Member Hospitals

Source: Erie News Now
September 2, 2016

Bethlehem biotech company receives funding for cancer research

Source: The Morning Call
September 1, 2016

Board of Medical Experts for VoyagerMed Highlights Breast Cancer Specialists

Source: Digital Journal
September 1, 2016

Pitt's James Conner returns to football after cancer: 'I choose to fight it, and I will win'

Source: Penn Live
August 31, 2016

UPMC Enterprises invests in oncology diagnostics firm

Source: Pittsburgh Business Times
August 31, 2016

Pitt Researchers Studying Bubbles Filled With Medicine For Cancer Treatment

Source: CBS Pittsburgh
August 29, 2016

Pitt researchers studying bubbles for cancer treatment

Source: The Pitt News
August 29, 2016

Star on the field, Pitt RB Conner embraces chance to make difference off it

Source: Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
August 27, 2016

With family's support, Sharpsburg woman beats cancer for a second time

Source: Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
August 27, 2016

Solving a Colon Cancer Mystery

Source: Care 2
August 26, 2016

Study results from ASCO 'exciting' for patients with head and neck, lung cancer

Source: Healio
August 26, 2016

Therapy for Metastatic Breast Cancer, Abemaciclib, Shows Promise in Phase 2 Study

Source: Breast Cancer News
August 24, 2016

'A fight can mean so many different things': Cancer, like many would-be tacklers, couldn't stop James Conner

Source: Campus Rush
August 23, 2016

Expert Says Nivolumab Poised to Change Standard of Care in SCCHN

Source: Onc Live
August 23, 2016

Breast Density Matters for Cancer Screening, Study Finds

Source: ABC News
August 22, 2016

Second opinion on breast cancer screenings

Source: The Blade
August 22, 2016

Local teen helps cancer patients

Source: We Are Central PA
August 19, 2016

Opinions divided on banning of e-cigarettes in public places

Source: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
August 16, 2016

Vaping, Medical Community Split On Proposed Indoor E-Cigarette Ban

Source: WESA-FM
August 16, 2016

Pine-Richland student earns praise for summer work in lab

Source: Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
August 15, 2016

Breast cancer density laws mean more tests, unclear benefit

Source: The Inquirer Daily News
August 14, 2016

SkinJect patch could revolutionize skin cancer treatment

Source: Next Pittsburgh
August 11, 2016

New treatment uses body's natural immune system to fight melanoma

Source: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
August 9, 2016

Cancer screening authority sacked from committee

Source: The New Zealand Herald
August 8, 2016

Teen Organizes Blood Drive To Help Patients Like Her Mom Who Are Battling Cancer

Source: Pittsburgh CBS Local
August 8, 2016

Surgery improves benefit of systemic therapy for late-stage breast cancer

Source: Healio
August 5, 2016

Five things to know today, and $750K in life sciences investment

Source: Pittsburgh Business Times
August 4, 2016

Scientists rehash evidence on sunscreen and skin cancer

Source: Business Insider
August 4, 2016

Boy battling leukemia named honorary captain of Alert Engine Co.

Source: The Times Leader
August 3, 2016

Brakes Off Immunotherapy Needs More Fuel to Finish Anti-Cancer Drive

Source: Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology News
August 3, 2016

Telehealth program to improve cancer diagnosis in developing world

Source: Daily Democrat
August 3, 2016

Research finding opens door to potential clinical approaches that may boost body's ability to battle cancer

Source: News Medical
August 2, 2016

Genetic tests for breast cancer may miss strains of disease, Pitt study finds

Source: Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
August 1, 2016

Colombia strengthens its hospital care selection to attract more foreign patients

Source: Caribbean News Now
July 30, 2016

Five things to know today, and August Wilson to be honored with a park

Source: Pittsburgh Business Times
July 29, 2016

Melanoma screening increases detection with little impact on use of surgery, specialist referrals

Source: Healio HemOncToday
July 29, 2016

Pfizer to help Western Oncolytics move gene therapy through Phase I trials

Source: Crain's Cleveland
July 29, 2016

Understanding Chemotherapy-Induced Nausea and Vomiting

Source: Onc Live
July 29, 2016

UPMC to supplement income by managing Colombian facility

Source: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
July 27, 2016

NIH grants Pitt $62.3 million to promote research

Source: Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
July 26, 2016

Plum race raises funds to fight against cancer

Source: Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
July 26, 2016

UPMC to manage advanced cancer care center in Colombia

Source: Pittsburgh Business Times
July 26, 2016

Cancer Center Advertising Soars

Source: Med Page Today
July 25, 2016

Communicating Breast Cancer Genetic Testing Results to Patients

Source: OncLive
July 25, 2016

Erie Cancer Center, hospitals address patients' financial concerns

Source: Go Erie
July 25, 2016

Nothing is Guaranteed

Source: The Players' Tribune
July 25, 2016

UPMC to open advanced cancer center in Colombia

Source: Becker's Hospital Review
July 25, 2016

5-year-old from Edinburg races motocross while battling leukemia

Source: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
July 24, 2016

Brian O'Neill: Larry's legacy - a fund for cancer patients in need

Source: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
July 24, 2016

Rolling thunder: Kids and Cancer Benefit Motorcycle Run a roaring success

Source: The Bradford Era
July 24, 2016

Pitt's Innovation Institute helps create 13 startup companies this year

Source: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
July 22, 2016

Scientists make 'ground-breaking' breast cancer genes discovery

Source: Independent
July 22, 2016

Cost Considerations in Breast Cancer Genetic Testing

Source: OncLive
July 21, 2016

Docetaxel plus cyclophosphamide fails to meet non-inferiority versus anthracycline-taxane chemotherapy

Source: Healio
July 21, 2016

Training Primary Care Providers to Screen for Melanoma Increases Diagnoses, With Little Affect on Dermatology Visits or Skin Surgeries

Source: Oncology Nurse Advisor
July 21, 2016

'Chemo bags' provide supplies for first-time cancer patients

Source: Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
July 20, 2016

Biotech firm licensing Pitt patents raises $57M

Source: Pittsburgh Business Times
July 20, 2016

Hodgkin's survivor plans Sharpsburg craft show to aid Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

Source: Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
July 20, 2016

Hodgkin's survivor plans Sharpsburg craft show to aid Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

Source: Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
July 20, 2016

Pop star makes dream come true for Neshannock teen battling cancer

Source: New Castle News
July 20, 2016

Significant Increase in US Cancer Center Advertising Seen in Past Decade

Source: Oncology Nurse Advisor
July 20, 2016

Tomosynthesis beats chest x-ray at guiding decision-making around pulmonary nodules

Source: Health Imaging
July 20, 2016

Holding meetings among 'simple measures' to reduce risk of death in ICU

Source: DOTmed
July 19, 2016

Plum anti-cancer event for runners, walkers aims to push 10-year total to $250K

Source: Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
July 19, 2016

Threefold Growth in Cancer Center Ads

Source: OncLive
July 19, 2016

FDA Grants Nivolumab Priority Review for Head and Neck Cancer

Source: OncLive
July 18, 2016

FDA Grants Nivolumad Priority Review for Head and Neck Cancer

Source: OncLive
July 18, 2016

Understanding India's high cancer incidence

Source: The Times of India
July 17, 2016

Cancer ads soar in past decade, IU study finds

Source: Indy Star
July 14, 2016

Cancer Centers Are Spending More On Ads, But That Doesn't Mean Better Care

Source: WESA
July 14, 2016

Allegheny County Board of Health won't pursue HPV vaccine mandate

Source: Pittsburgh-Tribune Review
July 13, 2016

Study finds cancer center ad budgets growing

Source: Pittburgh Post-Gazette
July 13, 2016

20 cancer centers comprise 86 percent of all advertising dollars

Source: Beckers Hospital Review
July 12, 2016

A 'scientific deli slicer' that offers pathologists a high-tech look at tumors

Source: STAT
July 12, 2016

Advertising By Cancer Centers Tripled Over The Last Decade

Source: AJMC
July 12, 2016

Broccoli May Help Fight Head, Neck Cancer Recurrence: Study Reveals

Source: BoldSky
July 12, 2016

HPV-induced cancers now affecting a growing number of men

Source: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
July 12, 2016

Pitt says broccoli compound holds potential to prevent head and neck cancers

Source: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
July 12, 2016

Study: Broccoli Could Prevent Head And Neck Cancers

Source: Pittsburgh CBS Local
July 12, 2016

New study finds no significant harm in melanoma screenings by primary care providers

Source: News-Medical.net
July 11, 2016

On the Cusp of a Cure

Source: The Morning Call
July 11, 2016

Patients concerned about Erie chemo services

Source: GoErie
July 11, 2016

Lifesaving neurosurgeon inspires career in medicine

Source: Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
July 10, 2016

Wary of overtreatment, experts reconsider which thyroid lumps are really cancer

Source: Philadelphia Inquirer
July 10, 2016

Grants of $46 million at stake for Pitt-UPMC in national health initiative

Source: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
July 7, 2016

Proposal to mandate HPV vaccination of youngsters goes before Allegheny County Board of Health

Source: Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
July 7, 2016

AACR applauds FDA Oncology Center of Excellence and congratulates Dr. Richard Pazdur on being chosen to lead it

Source: DOTmed
July 6, 2016

Functional Statues Linked to Treatment Choice for Prostate Cancer

Source: Oncology Nurse Advisor
July 6, 2016

Obama Administration Awards $55 Million for Research on Genetic Links to Disease

Source: The Wall Street Journal
July 6, 2016

Obama Seeks To Make Mark On Genetic Medicine

Source: Forbes
July 6, 2016

Broccoli Extract May Prevent Throat And Neck Cancer Recurrences

Source: 90.5 WESA
July 5, 2016

Cruciferous vegetables protect oral cancer

Source: Daily Times
July 5, 2016

More effective, less expensive cancer care

Source: We Are Central PA
June 30, 2016

Pittsburgh oncologists to take part in cancer initiative meant to hold down costs

Source: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
June 30, 2016

Stanley Cup Visits Hillman Cancer Center

Source: CBS Pittsburgh
June 30, 2016

UPMC, AHN oncology centers to pilot new payment model

Source: Pittsburgh Busines Times
June 30, 2016

AACR president: 'Full spectrum' of cancer research must remain priority

Source: Healio
June 29, 2016

Hampton mother, cancer survivor continues to fight disease

Source: Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
June 29, 2016

Stanley Cup stops at Trib offices, Hillman Cancer Center

Source: Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
June 29, 2016

New choices in colorectal cancer screening could improve survival

Source: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
June 28, 2016

Smoking Carcinogens Are Detoxified by Watercress Extract

Source: Doctor Tipster
June 28, 2016

Broccoli sprout extract may protect against oral cancer recurrence

Source: DNA India
June 27, 2016

Cruciferous vegetables protect against oral cancer, study shows

Source: Medical News Today
June 27, 2016

Pitt Cancer Institute hopes to play key role in Moonshot initiative

Source: Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
June 27, 2016

Broccoli may help fight head, neck cancer recurrence

Source: The Siasat Daily
June 25, 2016