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Radiation Oncology news at the College of Medicine

Grant to support research of deadliest form of prostate cancer

By • Aug 11th, 2016 • Category: Awards, Radiation Oncology

A UF researcher has received a five-year, $1.7 million grant to study when, how and why prostate cancer, which physicians consider highly curable, sometimes spreads, and to develop treatment options for this uncommon but life-threatening occurrence.

Honoring excellence

By • Oct 13th, 2014 • Category: Aging and Geriatric Research, Awards, Faculty Recognition, Lead Story, Medicine, Pediatrics, Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Radiation Oncology

UF Health Science Center faculty members recognized at annual Celebrating Distinction Ceremony

Alumni Portrait: Nancy Mendenhall, M.D. ’80

By • Aug 26th, 2014 • Category: Guest Column, Radiation Oncology

Nancy Mendenhall, M.D. ’80, found her calling to treat cancer patients with cutting-edge technology.

Cancer researcher to lead department of anatomy and cell biology

By • Jun 20th, 2013 • Category: New Hires/Appointments, Radiation Oncology

Yehia Daaka, Ph.D. has been appointed chair of the department of anatomy and cell biology at the University of Florida College of Medicine.

Tee Up for a Cure to Fight Women’s Cancer on Nov. 2

By • Oct 22nd, 2012 • Category: Event, Radiation Oncology

On Friday, Nov. 2 the Gainesville Women’s Golf Association will host a golf tournament to benefit women’s cancer research at UF&Shands, the University of Florida Academic Health Center.

Targeting tumors may help stop spread of breast, other cancers

By • Feb 3rd, 2012 • Category: From the Lab, Radiation Oncology

UF researchers report that precisely targeting small tumors may help stop spread of cancer with a radiation treatment.

UF names new cancer center director, radiation oncology chair

By • Oct 22nd, 2009 • Category: New Hires/Appointments, Radiation Oncology

Dr. Paul Okunieff has been named director of the University of Florida Shands Cancer Center and chairman of the UF College of Medicine department of radiation oncology.

Book takes new look at cancer treatments

By • Aug 26th, 2009 • Category: Medicine, Published Papers, Radiation Oncology

Christopher Cogle, M.D., assistant professor of medicine at the COM collaborates on a book focused on cancer microenvironment.