KU Cancer Center joins the Oncology Research Information Network
ORIEN is the largest and longest-running academic cancer research consortium of its kind in the U.S. and is comprised of 18 cancer centers across the nation.
KU researcher and faculty member is lead author on cancer equity commentary published in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute
Commentary seeks to set an agenda for national problem of cancer disparities in those who have been incarcerated.
Ceremony celebrates completion of mural
The mural commissioned by KU Cancer Center is a portrait of four cancer survivors and co-survivors, all persons from underserved populations.
Memorial Day Holiday Hours
In recognition of the upcoming Memorial Day holiday, some of The University of Kansas Health System’s offices will have modified hours on Monday, May 29.
Roy Jensen, MD, Named Johnson Countian of the Year
The Johnson County Community College (JCCC) Foundation has selected Roy A. Jensen, MD, as the 2023 Johnson Countian of the Year.
Roy Jensen, MD, Named to Ingram’s 2023 Heroes in Healthcare
The 2023 Heroes in Healthcare list honors the top healthcare professionals in the region.
Prateek Sharma, MD, and Priyanka Sharma, MD, Honored at Investiture Ceremony
Endowed professorships recognize the cancer center’s most productive faculty and are made possible by generous donors.
Researcher Receives Grant to Explore Progesterone’s Role in Breast Cancer Development
Dr. Christy Hagan has received a $100,000 grant from the Breast Cancer Alliance
KU Cancer Center uses art to reach underserved communities
Sometimes the best way to reach a community is through art. That’s the idea behind The University of Kansas Cancer Center’s new mural being painted by artist Vania Soto on the side of the Guadalupe Centers Middle School in Kansas City, Missouri. The...
KU Cancer Center’s Bench to Bedside Returns for its 10th Season
The award-winning series moves to a podcast format for Season 10.
Julia White Joins AACI PCLI Steering Committee
The committee helps guide the activities of the AACI’s Physician Clinical Leadership Initiative.
Addressing Tobacco Use After Hospitalization
Study finds providers are not addressing tobacco cessation at post-hospitalization outpatient visits.
Hao Gao, PhD, Awarded the AAPM John S. Laughlin Early-Career Scientist Award
This award recognizes outstanding scientific achievement in medical physics for an early-career scientist member of AAPM.
Danny Welch, PhD, Receives Grant from METAvivor
The grant will fund his work studying the connection between mitochondria and metastasis.