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Vice President Biden ties Providence to Cancer Moonshot

June 30, 2016

More than 150 people took part as Providence Cancer Center participated in Vice President Biden’s Cancer Moonshot Summit. The goal is to make a decade worth of advances toward a cure in five years, from increasing access to treatment and improving care to freeing trapped data and unleashing new breakthroughs.

Nearly One Million Dollars Raised for Immunotherapy Research at Providence

May 31, 2016

Excited by the promise and power of immunotherapy research, Providence Cancer Center supporters raised nearly $1 million in the month of May, with most of that coming at the 2016 Creating Hope through Innovation Dinner May 25.

Breast cancer research at Providence Cancer Center

May 27, 2016

Providence Cancer Center is currently enrolling patients in more than 20 studies investigating a broad spectrum of breast cancer therapies and interventions.

Providence Opens Clinical Trial on Device to Improve Quality of Life for Cancer Patients

May 24, 2016

Amber Watters, DDS, a dental oncologist with Providence Oral, Head and Neck Cancer Program and Clinic, has opened a clinical study of a device that could lessen the effects of trismus, even in patients years or decades out from their diagnosis and treatment.

Phase I Research at Providence Cancer Center

April 25, 2016

More than 30 phase I clinical trials are currently open at Providence Cancer Center.

Providence cancer physician and scientist named as one of nation's 15 most promising young researchers

April 14, 2016

Just a year into her career as a Providence Cancer Center radiation oncologist and scientist, Kristina Young, M.D., Ph.D., has been recognized as...

Providence Cancer Center counselor named to national cancer board

April 01, 2016

Long-time Providence Cancer Center oncology social worker Krista Nelson has been selected to join the Board of Trustees for the Association of Community Cancer Centers, or ACCC. She joins leading cancer clinicians and experts from across the country in serving on the board.

Providence-led research finds Medicaid expansion increases certain cancer screenings, which could lead to better outcomes

February 11, 2016

Research led by Providence Health & Services has found Medicaid coverage results in significantly higher rates of several common cancer screenings, especially among women. Cancer screenings are often the best way to catch cancer early, resulting in better outcomes and survival rates.

Providence researchers find immunotherapy treatment synergizes with targeted radiation eliminating tumors, destroying errant cancer cells

January 13, 2016

Providence researchers have identified an immunotherapy approach that synergizes with radiation so well it not only eliminated the tumor in most preclinical models with pancreatic cancer, it found and destroyed distant, cancer cells – which could have grown into lethal metastatic tumors.

Immunoregulartory Protein (Cancer)

January 12, 2016

Providence Cancer Center researchers might have identified how to determine if a patient with advanced melanoma will likely respond to a certain immunotherapy treatment.

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