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From left, Dean Pascal J. Goldschmidt, M.D., UM President Donna E. Shalala, and Steven Falcone, M.D.

Dolphins Cycling Challenge Benefits Research at Sylvester

11.29.2010

Joined by Miller School Dean Pascal J. Goldschmidt, M.D., and UM Senior Vice President for Business and Finance Joe Natoli, more than 315 cyclists took part in this past weekend’s inaugural, tri-county Dolphins Cycling Challenge, raising over $400,000 for cancer research and treatment at the Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center.

From left, Joan Scheiner, chair of the Sylvester Board of Governors, W. Jarrard Goodwin, M.D., chief medical officer at Sylvester/UMHC, Harvey Chaplin, Joseph D. Rosenblatt, M.D., interim director of Sylvester, and Roberta Chaplin. The Chaplins were the recipients of the Caroline Halpern Award for leadership in philanthropy.

Sylvester's Gala Raises $1.5 million for Cancer Research

11.22.2010

Under the roof of Miami’s newest world-class hotel, South Floridians gathered 870 strong to show their commitment to helping Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine remain at the forefront of cancer research.

Dean Pascal J. Goldschmidt, M.D., University of Miami President Donna E. Shalala, Norman and Irma Braman, Joseph Rosenblatt, M.D., and Joyce Slingerland, M.D., Ph.D., gather for the ribbon cutting at the new Braman Family Breast Cancer Institute research headquarters.

Braman Family Breast Cancer Institute Unveils New Labs

11.18.2010

A new era in breast cancer research was unveiled as the Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center dedicated new research laboratories for the Braman Family Breast Cancer Institute. The event took place at the Miller School’s Biomedical Research Building, now home of the Braman Family Breast Cancer Institute’s research headquarters.

Sylvester’s Gala Raises $1.5 million for Cancer Research

11.17.2010

Under the roof of Miami’s newest world-class hotel, South Floridians gathered 870 strong to show their commitment to helping Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine remain at the forefront of cancer research.

Join Team Sylvester at the Dolphins Cycling Challenge

11.12.2010

On Saturday, November 20, and Sunday, November 21, Team Sylvester will take to the streets along with hundreds of other cyclists and volunteers in the inaugural Dolphins Cycling Challenge to benefit the Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center. The Miami Dolphins Foundation chose Sylvester as the sole beneficiary of this event to raise funds and awareness for cancer research.

Sylvester at Deerfield Beach unveils its expanded facility to hundreds of guests.

Sylvester at Deerfield Beach Celebrates Premiere

11.12.2010

Surrounded by a congressman, a mayor, and dozens of business and community leaders, nearly 400 people gathered at the premiere of the newly expanded Sylvester at Deerfield Beach facility and heaped praise on the many physicians and employees in attendance.

Alexander Daly

Generous Gift to Build Childhood Cancer Clinic at Sylvester

11.04.2010

Pediatric oncologists at Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center, part of UHealth – the University of Miami Health System, are preparing to initiate a new era in treating children. Thanks to a generous donation from philanthropist businessman Alexander Daly, a dedicated clinical program for the youngest cancer patients in South Florida will soon unfold.