This week at MSK we are celebrating Research Professionals Week! Join us as we celebrate and acknowledge the achievements of all those who work to administratively support our MSK research community. We simply couldn’t continue to push cancer research forward without you.
This week at MSK we are celebrating Research Professionals Week Join us
When 12-year-old Connor was diagnosed with osteosarcoma, he and his family were very frightened. But, thanks to our partners, like Stop & Shop, who support pediatric cancer research and programs here at MSK, Connor was able to receive cutting edge treatment and care.
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Congratulations Dr. Carol Brown on being named to the Biden Cancer Initiative Board of Directors! Check out a few photos from today's announcement event.
Congratulations Dr Carol Brown on being named to the Biden Cancer Initiative
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“It could be with me for the rest of my life, but I get the rest of my life.” Hear more from Jessica as she shares how MSK is helping her manage her Hodgkin lymphoma, so she can stay busy living her life: [ Goo.gl Link ]
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Every gift matters in the fight against cancer – and today your gift can have TWICE the impact. RBC Capital Markets will be generously matching all gifts made to Memorial Sloan Kettering – but only until June 28! Donate now. [ Bit.ly Link ]
Every gift matters in the fight against cancer and today your gift
Diagnosed with Hodgkin lymphoma while in college, Ariella completed the standard treatment for the disease, and hoped to put it behind her. Sadly, her cancer returned. Ariella would go on to enroll in an immunotherapy clinical trial which gave her her life back and is proving to be game-changing for those with this form of cancer. [ Bit.ly Link ]
Diagnosed with Hodgkin lymphoma while in college Ariella completed the standard treatment
Way to go, Scott James and Santosha Vardhana! Both were recently awarded scholarship prizes from The Parker Institute for Cancer Immunotherapy, to help support their promising cancer immunotherapy research. [ Goo.gl Link ]

Click on their photos to say congrats and learn more about our rising stars in cancer immunotherapy research!
Way to go Scott James and Santosha Vardhana Both were recently awarded
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“I’m so grateful for my doctors because without them I obviously wouldn’t be here. They’ve saved my life three times,” says 16-year-old neuroblastoma survivor Jack. Watch the clip below and visit our website to learn more on how when it come to cancer treatment, we never give up. [ Goo.gl Link ]
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At MSK, we know that to change the way the world treats cancer, we need to support our young scientists and support them early in their careers. Our Paul Marks Prize for Cancer Research, awarded biannually to young scientists who are making significant contributions to the understanding of cancer, is doing just that.

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At MSK we know that to change the way the world treats
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Way to go, Dr. Thompson! Dr. Thompson ranked #4 on Glassdoor's Highest Rated CEOs list for 2017! We're so honored to have you as our leader as we continue our work to change the way the world treats cancer.
Way to go Dr Thompson Dr Thompson ranked 4 on Glassdoors Highest
10-year old Jonathan credits his favorite nurses with helping him get through his treatments.

His family credits our partners, like Stop & Shop, who don’t only support pediatric cancer research and programs here at MSK, but also help raise awareness for childhood cancers.
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Bacteria vs Bacteria. Research recently published by MSK scientists suggests that the best way to fight dangerous bacteria may be with other bacteria. Learn more: [ Bit.ly Link ]
Bacteria vs Bacteria Research recently published by MSK scientists suggests that the
When it comes to starting breast cancer screening, for average risk women, at age 40, MSK Breast Imaging Chief Dr. Elizabeth Morris says, “We know this approach saves lives.”

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When it comes to starting breast cancer screening for average risk women
It Takes Two. Learn more about a pair of proteins coordinating to direct development of embryonic cells [ Bit.ly Link ]
It Takes Two Learn more about a pair of proteins coordinating to
Happy Father’s Day from all of us at MSK. Our Dr. Eastham is reminding all of the dads in our MSK community about the importance of prostate cancer screening.

Tag your dad to wish him a happy father’s day and remind him to get screened!
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A few weeks ago, we shared a Bridges feature, our newsletter for cancer survivors and their families, all about Abby, her treatment for lymphoma, and her lucky Chicago Cubs hat. As fate would have it, Sandy Alderson, fellow cancer survivor and GM for the New York Mets, would see the same Bridges article, and extend a special invitation to Abby and her family. Read more about Abby's special...
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A Shared History of Cancer, a Love of Baseball and a Cubs-Mets Game

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Last Saturday, more than 200 athletes participated in The D10, running, throwing, jumping, and lifting their personal bests to raise more than $1 million in support of pediatric cancer research at MSK.

Thank you to all the donors, participants, and volunteers who made it happen!
Last Saturday more than 200 athletes participated in The D10 running throwing
As Men’s Health Week comes to a close, we want to know, do you know fact from fiction when it comes to testicular cancer? Test your knowledge: [ Bit.ly Link ]
As Mens Health Week comes to a close we want to know

6 Myths about Testicular Cancer

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Want to know more about MSK’s vision to transform lymphoma treatment? Check out our Q&A with Dr. Anas Younes, Chief of the Lymphoma Service, as he details MSK’s ambitious strategy for advancing lymphoma therapies. [ Bit.ly Link ]
Want to know more about MSKs vision to transform lymphoma treatment Check
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When Janet was diagnosed with breast cancer, she realized that cancer screening was something of a blind spot in the LGBTQ community — many of her friends were not getting screened, and others avoided doctors altogether. Find out how Janet is using her own experience to change that: [ Bit.ly Link ]
When Janet was diagnosed with breast cancer she realized that cancer screening

Janet's Story: An MSK Patient Speaks Out about LGBT Cancer Risk

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