Cancer researcher honored for outstanding care to cancer patients.
Ponnazhagan will hold endowed professorship in experimental cancer therapeutics.
Heslin will hold endowed professorship in gastrointestinal oncology.
UAB researcher presented several gynecological oncology studies to a national gathering of doctors.
Ronald Alvarez, M.D., a leader in the research and treatment of ovarian and cervical cancers, is president of the Society of Gynecologic Oncology.
The Women's Basketball team will raise awareness for breast cancer research on Feb. 19 against Marshall.
The Breast Cancer Research Foundation of Alabama endowed a new research professorship through its gift to the Comprehensive Cancer Center.
Forero-Torres will be the first holder of a professorship position endowed by the O'Neal-Sokol Breast Cancer Research Foundation of Alabama.
The UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center's annual report will be presented for the the community Dec. 12.
A multi-department team of UAB brain tumor researchers has received a grant to take a systems-biology approach to treatment.