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Dana-Farber/Boston Children's Cancer and Blood Disorders Center remains the nation's top pediatric cancer program, according to the 2015-16 edition of U.S. News & World Report's Best Children's Hospitals.
Governor Charlie Baker of Massachusetts talks about his support for Dana-Farber Cancer Institute.
The Department of Cancer Immunology and AIDS at Dana-Farber is changing its name to the Department of Cancer Immunology and Virology.
Before you fire up the backyard grill this summer, review these tips from Dana-Farber Cancer Institute experts to help reduce your exposure to potentially cancer causing chemicals.
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Eli Lilly and Company announced a multiyear collaboration to research new medicines under development to fight cancer.
Lisa Scherber, director of Patient and Family Programs at
the Jimmy Fund Clinic, was featured for her work at Dana-Farber for the past 23
Dr. Brian Wolpin commented on a new study that suggests a blood test may one day detect pancreatic cancer in its early stages.
Dana-Farber Nutritionist Hillary Wright, RD, commented on the most effective way to normalize blood sugar for pre-diabetics.
Dr. Jacob Laubach discussed his patient's diagnosis of
both multiple myeloma and primary amyloidosis and the difficulty in finding a bone marrow donor.
Dana-Farber is among 16 of the state’s world-leading
academic hospitals that will participate in the launch of a new web portal that
will connect with life science companies around the world.
Dr. Nikhil Wagle and Dr. Jochen Lorch are featured in a story about "exceptional responders" or patients who have a surprising, dramatic response to a drug.
Dr. Robert Haddad provided insight to dispel the myth that
cancer cannot spread from person to person.
Zakim Center Drum Circle - CLASS CANCELLED
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
DA110 - Dana Bldg., 1st Floor, Room DA110
Explore, express, and experience the empowering effects of drum circles with music therapist Heather Smist as your guide. We'll learn how drumming can reduce stress and increase self-awareness, then practice it ourselves. Drums provided. No experience necessary. Call 617-632-3322 or email Zakim_Center@dfci.harvard.edu to register. Open to patients, family members and staff.
Thriving with Yoga - Londonderry
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
40 Buttrick Road, Londonderry
Presented in cooperation with YogaCaps, Inc. Open to those with a current or past cancer diagnosis. Beginners or people experienced in yoga are welcome. Caregivers may also attend.
Please call 603-670-0302 to register and for other days, times, and/or locations.
Dana-Farber's Mammography Van(2)
South End Community Health Center
Van brings state-of-the-art breast cancer screening to the women of Greater
Boston. To learn more or schedule an appointment, please call 617-632-1974.
Visit us on the Web at www.dana-farber.org/mammographyvan.
Dana-Farber’s Mammography Van is managed by Dana-Farber Cancer Institute’s
Mobile Health program and possesses a valid license and certificate of
inspection issued by the Massachusetts Department of Public Health.
Patient referral information, clinical resources and more.
For adults:877-442-3324Quick access: Appointments as soon as the next day for new adult patientsFor children:888-733-4662
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