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Jan 17, 2014, 10:04 ET
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Jacklynn Lesniak, MS, BSN, RN, Named Chief Nursing Officer and Senior Vice President of Patient Care Services at Cancer Treatment Centers of America at Midwestern Regional Medical Center

Accomplished nurse and healthcare leader brings more than 25 years of experience to CTCA Leadership Team  Cancer Treatment Centers of...

Jan 08, 2014, 14:41 ET
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Ovarian Cancer Vaccine Clinical Trial Extended to Two Additional Cancer Treatment Centers of America Hospitals

FDA Study Aimed at Harnessing Immune System to Fight Tumors Now Available at All Five Hospital Sites Cancer Treatment Centers of America®...

Jan 07, 2014, 15:08 ET
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Cancer Treatment Centers of America Clinicians to Receive the "Clinical Nutrition Team of Distinction Award" from the American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition

CTCA to be recognized at A.S.P.E.N  Conference in January 2014 Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA) has been recognized by...

Jan 06, 2014, 13:39 ET
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Juan Sanabria, MD, MSc, FRCSC, FACS, Joins Cancer Treatment Centers of America at Midwestern Regional Medical Center

Distinguished surgical oncologist offers advanced treatment options for gastrointestinal malignancies Cancer Treatment Centers of America...

Dec 19, 2013, 17:47 ET
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Cancer Treatment Centers of America at Midwestern Regional Medical Center Earns Magnet® Recognition by American Nurses Credentialing Center

Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA) at Midwestern Regional Medical Center (Midwestern) has been granted Magnet® Recognition for...

Nov 21, 2013, 14:36 ET
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Steve Mackin Named Chief Operating Officer for Cancer Treatment Centers of America

CTCA Solidifies New Leadership Team and Positions Organization for Future Growth  Steve Mackin has been named Chief Operating Officer for...

Nov 11, 2013, 16:19 ET
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Fifteen CTCA Physicians Recognized as "Top Doctors" by Castle Connolly

Honorees selected from over 100,000 nominations  Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA) is proud to announce that 15 of its...

Nov 06, 2013, 11:41 ET
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Cancer Treatment Centers of America (CTCA) names Dr. Jesus Esquivel National Director of HIPEC Research and Medical Director of Global Oncological Services

 Cancer Treatment Centers of America (CTCA) has announced the appointment of Jesus Esquivel, MD, as the National Director of HIPEC...

Nov 04, 2013, 13:13 ET
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Cancer Treatment Centers of America (CTCA) names Giuseppe Del Priore National Director of Gynecologic Oncology & Southeastern Regional Director

Cancer Treatment Centers of America (CTCA) has announced the appointment of Giuseppe Del Priore, MD, MPH as the National Director of Gynecologic...

Oct 14, 2013, 14:00 ET
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Cancer Treatment Centers of America to Make Poster and Oral Presentations at the Society for Integrative Oncology's 10th International Conference

The following is being released by Cancer Treatment Centers of America: Who: Cancer Treatment Centers of America (CTCA) clinical...

Sep 30, 2013, 10:45 ET
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Recent Cancer Treatment Centers of America Study Identifies Importance of Sound Nutrition for Patients Undergoing HIPEC Treatment

A recent Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA) study entitled "The relationship between baseline nutritional status with subsequent...

Sep 17, 2013, 08:00 ET
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New Drug that Delivers Targeted Radiation Minimizes Pain and May Extend Prostate Cancer Survival

Cancer Treatment Centers of America at Midwestern Regional Medical Center among the first hospitals in the region to offer the breakthrough...

Sep 13, 2013, 15:19 ET
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Cancer Treatment Centers of America and the Chicago Bears Team Up to Tackle Prostate Cancer

September 15 game to raise awareness for prostate cancer and remind fans to "Know Your Stats"  On Sunday, September 15, Cancer...

Jul 09, 2013, 09:12 ET

Cancer Treatment Centers of America at Midwestern Regional Medical Center and Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois Announce In-Network Agreement

Blue Cross members battling cancer now have expanded access to CTCA  Cancer Treatment Centers of America (CTCA) and Blue Cross and...

Jul 01, 2013, 18:13 ET

New Stem Cell Transplant Center Opens in Philadelphia

 Cancer Treatment Centers of America (CTCA) at Eastern Regional Medical Center proudly opened its new stem cell transplant center to patients...

Jun 26, 2013, 17:39 ET
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Cancer Treatment Centers of America at Western Regional Medical Center Receives Accreditation from the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers

The hospital's commitment to high-quality care and multidisciplinary treatment establishes it as the only nationally accredited breast center in...

May 21, 2013, 10:23 ET
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Cancer Treatment Centers of America at Eastern Regional Medical Center Receives Healthgrades 2013 Outstanding Patient Experience Award™

 Cancer Treatment Centers of America (CTCA) at Eastern Regional Medical Center (Eastern) proudly announced today that it has received the...

May 20, 2013, 11:26 ET
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New Study Identifies the Optimal Dose of Intravenous Vitamin C for Future Anticancer Clinical Trials

The use of vitamin C to treat cancer patients first became popular in the 1970s as a result of the work of Nobel Laureate Linus Pauling. ...

May 01, 2013, 14:29 ET
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CTCA at Midwestern Among First in the Country to Offer New Minimally Invasive Surgery for Deep Subcortical Brain Tumors

 Cancer Treatment Centers of America (CTCA) at Midwestern Regional Medical Center (Midwestern) is among the first hospitals in the country to...

Apr 29, 2013, 10:00 ET
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Cancer Treatment Centers of America (CTCA) Names Istvan Redei, MD, as National Director of Stem Cell Transplant and Cell Therapy

 Cancer Treatment Centers of America (CTCA) announced the appointment of Istvan Redei, MD, as National Director of Stem Cell Transplant and...