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Ga CaRes increasing service to minority and medically underserved populations in Georgia

May 21, 2020

In less than a year, nearly 100 patients have been enrolled in clinical trials as a part of the GA CaRes partnership, 68% of which are MU.

How the Georgia Sewers came to the rescue

May 13, 2020

Nearly 400 volunteers in 58 counties have been cutting out fabric and elastic, handling administrative duties and of course, sewing.

New ASCO COVID-19 Registry Aims to Understand Impact on Patients During Pandemic, Inform Future Care

Apr 20, 2020

Last week, the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) launched the ASCO Survey on COVID-19 in Oncology Registry (ASCO Registry).

Safety of patients and staff always the top priority

Apr 6, 2020

At University Cancer & Blood Center, the safety of our patients and staff is always a top priority. To address the challenge of reducing risk of exposure while maintaining uninterrupted treatment plans, we proactively implemented a thorough screening process for patients and employees entering our building very early in the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Compassion and Connection: A Meditation Series for Members of the Cancer Community

Apr 6, 2020

Beginning April 9 at 9am, you are invited to a weekly meditation and mindfulness session to amplify support and encouragement among the cancer care team.

Find your balance through the best and worst of times

Mar 29, 2020

Maintaining balance for ourselves through collaborations with established and innovative partners is vital.

Georgia CORE and Mercer University release cancer-fighting report

Feb 24, 2020

Georgia can expect to see more of its residents survive cancer if more funds received annually from a landmark tobacco settlement were directed to specific cancer-fighting activities, a new report shows

Medicare now covering genetic testing

Feb 12, 2020

Medicare has broadened its guidelines to cover USFDA-approved or -cleared genetics testing for ovarian and breast cancer patients.

Susan G. Komen Greater Atlanta and Georgia CORE cosponsor luncheon to provide in-depth look at breast cancer disparities in metro Atlanta

Jan 20, 2020

Emory University researcher discusses prevalent disparity affecting African American women.

Cancer deaths see biggest one-year drop ever

Jan 8, 2020

Cancer deaths are rapidly declining, and progress in lung cancer treatment is helping lead the way, according to a new report released Wednesday by the American Cancer Society.



Media, News & Events

New ASCO COVID-19 Registry Aims to Understand Impact on Patients During Pandemic, Inform Future Care

Last week, the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) launched the ASCO Survey on COVID-19 in Oncology Registry.

 Research 4/20/2020

How the Georgia Sewers came to the rescue

Nearly 400 volunteers in 58 counties have been cutting out fabric and elastic, handling administrative duties and of course, sewing.

Compassion and Connection: A Meditation Series for Members of the Cancer Community

Beginning April 9 at 9am, you are invited to a weekly meditation and mindfulness series to amplify support and encouragement among the cancer care team.

 Media & Events 4/06/2020

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