The Breast Cancer Research Foundation (BCRF) Scientific Advisory Board and its Board of Directors recently announced its 2022 research grants, including six funded grants at Yale Cancer Center and Smilow Cancer Hospital awarded to Mehra Golshan, MD, MBA, Melinda Irwin, PhD, MPH, Ian Krop, MD, PhD, Lajos Pusztai, MD, DPhil, David Rimm, MD, PhD, and Eric Winer, MD to support their research.
- May 27, 2022
Yale Cancer Center and Smilow Cancer Hospital scientists and clinicians are presenting research studies at the 2022 Annual Meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) June 3-7 in Chicago, IL. This year’s scientific program will feature more than 5,000 abstracts in over 120 subcategories.
- March 15, 2022
Yale Cancer Center and School of Public Health Receive Grant to Study Lifestyle Intervention in Women with Ovarian Cancer
The National Cancer Institute recently awarded Yale Cancer Center and Yale School of Public Health a new U01 cooperative agreement grant to support research into the impact of diet and exercise for women with ovarian cancer.
- February 22, 2022
Yale Cancer Center & Smilow Cancer Hospital Stress the Importance of Exercise and Diet for Patients with Cancer
Physical activity and good nutrition play an important role for patients with cancer. Experts at Yale Cancer Center and Smilow Cancer Hospital know maintaining a healthy weight and food plan can improve quality of life, long term survival, and reduce the chance for cancer recurrence and side effects associated with cancer treatment.
- February 01, 2022
In recognition of National Cancer Prevention Month, Dr. Melinda Irwin, Associate Dean of Research and Susan Dwight Bliss Professor of Epidemiology (Chronic Diseases) and Associate Cancer Center Director of Population Sciences, shares the importance of prioritizing what we can do to prevent cancer and how she collaborates with others at Yale Cancer Center and Smilow Cancer Hospital to improve treatment side effects and outcomes.
- January 13, 2022
Three research publications in which YSPH faculty served as key authors are recognized as among the best papers of 2021.
- November 16, 2021
Several Yale Cancer Center faculty have authored chapters in a newly released book, A New Deal For Cancer: Lessons from a 50 Year War.
- October 20, 2021Source: HemOnc Today
For individuals who have survived cancer and endured its treatment, the threat of recurrence may never entirely fade away. For some survivors, living with this uncertainty can become a source of unbearable, paralyzing fear.
- October 19, 2021
Dr. Melinda Irwin shares her thoughts on being a breast cancer researcher in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month.
- September 23, 2021Source: Healio
Data suggest that practicing mindfulness — the quality or state of being conscious or aware — may decrease levels of burnout, enhance satisfaction with life and lead to better patient care among oncologists.