GRU Cancer Center receives minority grant

...death disparities and providing better care, the center director said.The National Cancer Institute awarded GRU Cancer...was one of only 12 awarded nationally, GRU Cancer Center Director Samir N. Khleif said."This is clearly a major...

Targeting treatment

...Southern University in Statesboro."It will help us in reaching out to our underserved community," GRU Cancer Center Director Samir N. Khleif said.Nonwhites account for less than 5 percent of clinical trial participants nationwide, and...

New Cancer Center director has experience building and researching

...Department of Health and Human Services."That's impressive," said Dr. Andrew Mellor, the immunotherapy center director at GHSU.Khleif is bringing his research into cancer vaccines and how tumors manipulate and suppress immune response...

Cancer center director resigns

...administration in the School of Medicine, will be the acting director, Dr. Miller said. Dr. Bhalla was named the cancer center director in April 2006. At the time, he was scientific director of the Hematologic Malignancy Program at H. Lee Moffitt...

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Cancer center director named

...Hollings Cancer Center at Medical University of South Carolina, who has pledged to collaborate with the new cancer center director. That kind of translational research, transforming experimental work into new drugs or treatments, is the sort...

Edgefield senior, wellness centers may combine

...EDGEFIELD, S.C. -- Edgefield Senior Citizens Center already is a hub of activity for the county's retirees, but center director James Griffith says the facility will get even busier if plans for a combined senior and wellness center materialize...

Burn center is expanding

...Joseph M. Still Burn Center at Doctors Hospital will complete one of its biggest expansions in five years July 26, center director Tanya Simpson said Thursday. The burn unit will increase its capacity by 11 beds to a total of 55. "Most burn centers...

Campaign visit puts focus on center

...the Shiloh Comprehensive Community Center there's a large, colorful hook-latch rendering of The Last Supper. Center director Ruth Crawford calls the wall hanging a "love piece," because of the hard work and devotion that center volunteers...

Weston Medical Center recovering

...Weston Medical Center are on the mend sufficiently to warrant the hiring of a new medical director, according to center director Tony Dunn. "Medicare billing problems have been completely straightened out and patient encounters are on the way...

Sky marshals could train at Glynco center

...could begin training agents to become sky marshals and provide related security duties at the nation's airports. Center Director Ralph Basham said this week the facility is gearing up to provide the specialized law enforcement training that might...