Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center


Keyvan Nouri, M.D.

Early Study Finds Many Parents Not Shielding Babies from Sun’s Harmful Rays


Despite routine warnings about the dangers of extreme sun exposure, many parents are not taking appropriate steps to protect their babies. That’s the finding of a small study conducted by skin cancer experts at Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine.

Register for Dermatology 2015 – November 21-22


The Dermatology 2015 conference will take place November 21-22 at The Alexander Hotel on Miami Beach. Those interested in attending should register before October 23 to receive early bird registration pricing.

Marc E. Lippman, M.D.

Dr. Marc E. Lippman Inducted as Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians


Renowned breast oncologist Marc E. Lippman, M.D., Deputy Director of Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center at the University of Miami, has been inducted as a fellow of the Royal College of Physicians (RCP), the oldest medical college in England. Lippman received the highest category of membership of the RCP at a ceremony held in London on July 8.

Florida Cancer Data System staff celebrate designations.

Florida Cancer Data System at Sylvester Recognized as Registry of Distinction


The Florida Cancer Data System (FCDS) – a joint project of the Florida Department of Health and Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center – has once again been recognized by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s National Program of Cancer Registries (NPCR) as a “2014 Registry of Distinction” and a “U.S. Cancer Statistics Registry for Surveillance.”