New Understanding of Racial Disparities in Colon Cancer May Lead to a Path to Prevention
With support from a National Cancer Institute Cancer Disparities SPORE P20 Planning Grant for research, UVA family physician and researcher Li Li, MD, and his team launched a study to find out how the colon ages and why African Americans are at increased risk for the more deadly right-side colon cancer.
UVA Clinic Is Meeting the Unique and Long-Term Needs of a Growing Number of Cancer Survivors
The UVA Adult Cancer Survivorship Clinic was created to help patients navigate the physical, mental and social challenges of a cancer diagnosis. You can learn more about the unique needs of these patients through a free e-learning series.
What You Need to Know About the New Lung Cancer Screening Guidelines
The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force recently updated its lung cancer screening recommendations, making more patients eligible sooner. The catch: insurance companies have until 2023 to adapt their coverage.
UVA Hematologist/Oncologist Receives Inaugural Award for Outstanding Contributions to the Field of Mantle Cell Lymphoma Research and Patient Care
Michael E. Williams, MD, was honored during the 2021 LRF Mantle Cell Lymphoma Scientific Workshop on April 7.
Resources to Help You Keep Patients Informed About Colorectal Cancer
Tips and tools you may find helpful as you discuss colorectal cancer with your patients and determine whether to refer them for screening.
UVA Now Offering Fast Breast MRI for Women with Dense Breasts
Find out if your patients are eligible for this new breast cancer screening.
Video: Get a Closer Look at the New UVA Breast Care Center
Get a closer look at the facility and hear from UVA specialists, who share information on the comprehensive services your patients can expect in this new collaborative space.
Leading Experts on T-Cell Lymphomas Make UVA a Hub for Advancing Research and Treatment Development
Most community oncologists will see just a few cases of T-cell lymphoma in a lifetime. Building consensus on the best way to treat these rare and fast-growing diseases has been a challenge, and outcomes have been the poorest of any other type of blood cancer.
Get to Know: Two New Members of the UVA Cancer Center Team
UVA Cancer Center is actively recruiting top talent with a broad range of experience and expertise.
UVA Joins Cancer Centers Nationwide to Address the Impact of COVID-19 on Cancer Prevention and Treatment
Seventeen cancer centers are working together with the NCI on evaluating the impact of the pandemic on the continuum of cancer care, from prevention to survivorship.