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Jun 30, 2014, 11:55 ET
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Cancer Treatment Centers of America® Hosts New Continuing Medical Education (CME) Course on Colorectal Cancer and Peritoneal Carcinomatosis

 Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA), in collaboration with Dannemiller, Inc. and Athena Education Group, LLC, will host a new...

Jun 27, 2014, 08:00 ET
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Cancer Treatment Centers of America Hosts Medical Symposium to Share Knowledge for the Continuous Improvement of Patient Care

Cancer experts from across the country will gather in Chicago on Saturday, July 26 at the Trump International Hotel & Tower for CTCA Review, a...

Jun 10, 2014, 15:30 ET
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New Study Uses Peritoneal Surface Disease Severity Score (PSDSS) to Identify Effectiveness of Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy in Colorectal Patients

Extensive clinical experience suggests that hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy (HIPEC) may play an important role in the ongoing treatment...

Jun 09, 2014, 16:41 ET
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Knowledge is Power: New Book Offers Women Straight Talk and Facts about Breast Cancer

Women today are very aware of breast cancer. They know the risks, perform self-exams, support non-profits to advance research, and typically know...

Jun 09, 2014, 09:36 ET

National Survey Calls for Putting "Personal" Back Into Personalized Cancer Care

 New data from The Cancer Experience: A National Study of Patients and Caregivers finds that nearly one in four cancer patients and caregivers...

Jun 02, 2014, 13:54 ET
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Nearly Half of All Cancer Patients Experience Sleep Disorders

According to a study by the National Cancer Institute, nearly 45 percent of all cancer patients experience serious sleep disorders, compared to...

May 28, 2014, 10:06 ET
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Cancer Treatment Centers of America® Names Maurie Markman, MD President of its Medicine & Science® Unit

 Cancer Treatment Centers of America (CTCA) today announced the appointment of Maurie Markman, MD, as President of the company's Medicine &...

May 22, 2014, 16:32 ET
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Cancer Treatment Centers of America® Receives Healthcare Advertising Awards

 Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA) has been recognized by the Healthcare Advertising Awards competition for three of its 2013...

May 05, 2014, 12:26 ET
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Edgar Staren, MD, Ph.D., MBA Presents at American Society of Breast Surgeons 15th Annual Meeting

  Edgar Staren, MD, Ph.D., MBA, President and CEO of Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA) Medicine and Science has been...

Apr 21, 2014, 15:11 ET
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Cancer Treatment Centers of America® at Western Regional Medical Center Earns Quality Respiratory Care Recognition in National Program

 Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA) at Western Regional Medical Center (Western) has earned the Quality Respiratory Care...

Apr 21, 2014, 11:52 ET
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Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA) Names Kristin Darby Chief Information Officer

Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA) has announced the appointment of Kristin Darby, CPA, MBA, as its Chief Information Officer....

Apr 15, 2014, 11:20 ET
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Cancer Treatment Centers of America (CTCA) Names Devin C. Carty Chief Talent and Experience Officer

 Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA) today announced the appointment of Devin C. Carty as Chief Talent and Experience Officer....

Apr 08, 2014, 18:55 ET
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Cancer Treatment Centers of America at Midwestern Regional Medical Center Recognized as Top Five Percent Hospital for Providing Exceptional Patient Experience

Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA) at Midwestern Regional Medical Center (Midwestern) is proud to announce that it has achieved the...

Mar 21, 2014, 11:31 ET
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Cancer Treatment Centers of America® wins Sitecore's 2013 Best Customer/User Experience Award

The Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA) website, www.cancercenter.com, has been awarded Sitecore's "2013 Best Customer/User Experience...

Mar 17, 2014, 12:25 ET
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Edgar Staren, MD, PhD, MBA to present at American Healthcare College of Executive's Congress on Healthcare Leadership

Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA) Medicine and Science President and CEO, Edgar Staren, MD, PhD, MBA, will present at the American...

Mar 05, 2014, 16:26 ET
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Cancer Treatment Centers of America at Midwestern Regional Medical Center Launches Head and Neck Cancer Program

Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA) at Midwestern Regional Medical Center (Midwestern) has launched a comprehensive head and neck...

Feb 24, 2014, 11:45 ET
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Jonathan Kiev, MD, FACS, Joins Cancer Treatment Centers of America at Midwestern Regional Medical Center

Cancer Treatment Centers of America (CTCA) at Midwestern Regional Medical Center (Midwestern) is proud to announce that Jonathan Kiev, MD, FACS,...

Feb 24, 2014, 11:14 ET
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Jesus Esquivel, MD, FACS to Present at 67th Society for Surgical Oncology Annual Cancer Symposium

 Jesus Esquivel, MD, FACS, National Director of HIPEC Research and Medical Director, International Oncology Initiatives for Cancer Treatment...

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®...