Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center


Dean Pascal J. Goldschmidt, M.D., left, and Gabriel Schreiber, dean of Ben Gurion University's medical school, formalize their collaboration as Governor Rick Scott and Amos Drory, vice president for external relations at BGU, watch.

Dean Goldschmidt Joins Governor Scott on Trade Mission to Israel


Accompanied by the Miller School's Joseph Rosenblatt, M.D., and Michael Lewis, MD., Dean Pascal J. Goldschmidt, M.D., joined Florida Governor Rick Scott last month on a trade mission to Israel aimed at attracting Israeli companies to Florida and fostering stronger ties between the Sunshine State and the Jewish state.

Mark Duper, left, and his doctor Mark S. Soloway, M.D., celebrate the success of his cancer treatment.

Riding to Benefit Sylvester, Dolphins Great Makes Life-Saving Discovery


Former Miami Dolphins wide receiver Mark “Super” Duper had a rough ride during the second annual Dolphins Cycling Challenge on November 5, 2011. He never dreamed that as he was riding his bicycle to raise money for Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center in memory of Dolphins great Jim “Mad Dog” Mandich, there was a cancerous tumor growing inside his own body.

Construction continues in the courtyard of Sylvester/UMHC, where the Cornfeld Neuroimaging Research Program, left, and Alex’s Place at Sylvester are being built.

Miller School Donors Help Build Enhanced Services for Sylvester/UMHC Patients


Thanks to a $2 million gift from businessman, philanthropist, and UM alumnus Alexander “Alex” Daly, UHealth-University of Miami Health System’s youngest cancer patients soon will receive outpatient care in a brand-new, state-of-the-art facility that caters to the unique needs of children.

Keyvan Nouri, M.D., accepts the Louis C. Skinner, Jr., M.D., Endowed Chair in Dermatology, surrounded by, from left, Dean Pascal J. Goldschmidt, M.D., Lawrence Schachner, M.D., and his parents  Zohreh Khajavinoori and Dr. Ali Nouri.

Keyvan Nouri, M.D., Named Louis C. Skinner, Jr., M.D., Endowed Chair in Dermatology


Keyvan Nouri, M.D., the Richard Helfman Professor of Dermatologic Surgery, director of Mohs Micrographic Surgery, Dermatology, and Laser Surgery, and chief of Dermatology Services, Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center, accepted the first Louis C. Skinner, Jr., M.D., Endowed Chair in Dermatology at a January 18 ceremony on the Miller School campus.