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Stefan Glück, M.D., Ph.D.

Gift Supports Breast Cancer Research at Sylvester

01.22.2013

The Karen Mullen Breast Cancer Foundation has awarded $35,000 to Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center at the Miller School to support the groundbreaking work of Stefan Glück, M.D., Ph.D., Sylvester Professor of Medicine. The grant specifically supports Glück’s research into estrogen receptors in breast cancer.

Richard J. Cote, M.D.

Smoking Intensity and Cancer Markers Predict Seriousness of Bladder Cancer

01.14.2013

Smoking not only causes bladder cancer, it also affects its course, in that people who smoke more have greater likelihood of developing more aggressive and deadly disease. That is one of the conclusions of a study published January 14 in CANCER, a peer-reviewed journal of the American Cancer Society.

With support from wife Terry, Wayne Lobdell cuts the ceremonial ribbon to the Lobdell Mind-Body Wellness Program the couple established as Sylvester Director Stephen D. Nimer, M.D., and M. Beatriz Currier, M.D., look on.

Gift Expands Mind-Body Wellness Program to All Patients at Sylvester at Deerfield Beach

01.13.2013

Michigan entrepreneur Wayne Lobdell is convinced that the mind-and-body wellness techniques his UHealth doctors introduced him to in South Florida are key to his recovered good health – so convinced that he and his wife Terry are ensuring all patients who visit UHealth’s Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center at Deerfield Beach can access a broad range of holistic mind-body preventive and therapeutic interventions.