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The O’Neal Comprehensive Cancer Center at UAB recently elected new members to its Advisory Board and Young Supporters Board.

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The UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center mourns the loss of two great leaders and loyal supporters, James Estes and Mike Slive.

UAB will launch the Pat and Jean Sullivan Comprehensive Head and Neck Cancer Survivor Care Program in 2020 — the first effort of its kind in the country.

Story by Kendra Carter •  

Photos courtesy of Samford University, Auburn University and Jean Sullivan

Noah Sharafeldin used UAB's supercomputer to identify biomarkers linked with "the fog," a cognitive impairment in patients who received a blood or marrow transplant. She's also testing a way to repair the damage: brain games.

Story by Matt Windsor •

Photos by Steve Wood

Dr. Smita Bhatia speaks with a patient at UAB.

Cancer research has traditionally focused on killing the disease, but Bhatia is a pioneer in proposing the next question entirely: What happens to her patients once cancer is gone?

Story by Matt Windsor •

Photos by Dustin Massey

In April 2019, the outreach office officially changed its name to become the Office of Community Outreach and Engagement of the O'Neal Comprehensive Cancer Center at UAB. This is not just a name change, but a whole new approach of how to reach the community in an effective manner.

By Beena Thannickal

The Cancer Center is working in partnership with the GO2 Foundation with a $1.6 million grant they received from the Bristol-Myers Squibb Foundation to reach underserved Alabamians who are most at-risk for lung cancer. 

By Curran Umphrey

SIRT1 plays key role in chronic myeloid leukemia by aiding persistence of leukemic stem cells.

By Jeff Hansen

Dedicated community leaders helped the Breast Cancer Research Foundation of Alabama make a record donation to the O'Neal Comprehensive Cancer Center.

By Kendra Carter

 

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