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The Pap Corps has raised over $53 Million to support cancer research at Sylvester.

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State-of-the-art treatment can eliminate tumors in liver, lungs, kidneys, and other soft tissues.

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Myelodysplastic Syndromes Patient and Family Forum

Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center is hosting the Myelodysplastic Syndromes Patient and Family Forum this Saturday, February 28. The free forum will take place from 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. in conference room 1301 at Sylvester and feature some of the cancer center’s top specialists among the roster of presenters, including Sylvester Director Stephen D. Nimer, M.D.; Krishna Komanduri, M.D., professor of medicine, microbiology and immunology and Director of the Sylvester Adult Stem Cell Transplant Program; Justin M. Watts, M.D., assistant professor of clinical medicine; Feng-Chung Yang, M.D., Ph.D.; Elizabeth L. Smith, D.N.P., R.N., Chief Nursing Officer; and Vanessa Ruiz, L.C.S.W.

U Survive & Thrive

Sylvester’s U Survive & Thrive program for cancer survivors is designed to provide guidance for implementing healthy lifestyle behaviors, improving cardiovascular fitness levels and increasing muscle conditioning in a safe and supervised setting. The U Survive & Thrive program is designed for cancer survivors who are nearing treatment completion and focusing on physical recovery.