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    Should You Participate in a Cancer Clinical Trial?
    Drs. Amy Leader and Ronald Myers have developed an online tool to help patients come to terms with their own fears and preconceptions about clinical trials, in order to help them make informed decisions about their care.
  • Raising Awareness for Bladder Cancer
    Raising Awareness for Bladder Cancer
    With Bladder Cancer Awareness Month coming up in May, we spoke with Dr. Jean Hoffman-Censits, M.D. to learn more about this sixth most commonly diagnosed cancer. The post Raising Awareness for Bladder Cancer appeared first on @Jeff.
  • The Right to a Life Free from Cancer
    The Right to a Life Free from Cancer
    Dr. Richard Pestell, director of Jefferson's Kimmel Cancer Center, explores the idea of an inalienable right to live a healthy cancer-free life in a TEDx talk at Occidental College.
  • Study: Focused Ultrasound Reduces Cancer Pain
    Study: Focused Ultrasound Reduces Cancer Pain
    Non-invasive focused ultrasound thermal therapy reduces pain of bone metastases in cancer patients, according to the results of a phase III clinical trial.
  • Answering Questions about Genomics and Personalized Medicine
    Answering Questions about Genomics and Personalized Medicine
    Medical oncologist Massimo Cristofanilli, MD, director of the Jefferson Breast Care Center and Deputy Director of Translational Research at Jefferson’s Kimmel Cancer Center participated in a “tweet chat” on personalized cancer care.
  • Living with Inflammatory Breast Cancer
    Living with Inflammatory Breast Cancer
    Jefferson oncologist publishes a book about and for patients entitled, Nobody is Listening: Stories of Inflammatory Breast Cancer.
  • Combining Radiation Therapy and Other Colon Cancer Treatments
    Combining Radiation Therapy and Other Colon Cancer Treatments
    Jefferson researchers find that treating colorectal cancer with radiation both therapy kills cancer cells and makes subsequent immunotherapy more effective.
  • Lung Cancer Symposium at Jefferson
    Lung Cancer Symposium at Jefferson
    Join us for the 2nd Annual Jefferson Lung Cancer Symposium via twitter and learn about latest research in this frequent form of cancer.
  • Chart a Better Course for Your Healthcare
    Chart a Better Course for Your Healthcare
    If you’re looking for exceptional healthcare from outstanding doctors in a conveniently located and beautifully designed building equipped with the latest technology, visit Jefferson at the Navy Yard.
  • Quality Care Close to Home
    Quality Care Close to Home
    Jefferson at Voorhees gives South Jersey residents the experience and care they expect from Jefferson University Hospitals.