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UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center

UC Davis Cancer Center news releases 1998 - 2003

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ANNOUNCEMENTS/APPOINTMENTS

UC DAVIS MEDICAL CENTER RANKS AMONG TOP 50 HOSPITALS IN AMERICA
July 17, 2003

UC DAVIS CANCER CENTER RANKS FIRST IN CLINICAL TRIALS ENROLLMENT
June 23, 2003

UC DAVIS ONCOLOGY PROFESSOR ELECTED TO AMERICAN SOCIETY FOR CLINICAL ONCOLOGY BOARD OF DIRECTORS
June 23, 2003

NEW PARK HONORING CANCER SURVIVORS TO OPEN
Nov. 18, 2002

NATIONAL ASIAN AMERICAN CANCER INITIATIVE LAUNCHED AT UC DAVIS
Sept. 26, 2002

—MEDIA ADVISORY—
NATIONAL ASIAN-AMERICAN CANCER INITIATIVE LAUNCHED AT UC DAVIS

Sept. 19, 2002

U.S. CANCER INFORMATION SERVICE OPENS SACRAMENTO OFFICE
August 22, 2002

UC DAVIS PROFESSOR APPOINTED BY PRESIDENT BUSH TO NATIONAL CANCER ADVISORY BOARD
July 31, 2002

UC DAVIS MEDICAL CENTER RANKS AMONG TOP 50 HOSPITALS IN AMERICA
July 12, 2002

UC DAVIS CANCER CENTER ACHIEVES NCI DESIGNATION
July 2, 2002

—MEDIA ADVISORY—
U.S. SEN. BARBARA BOXER TO MAKE MAJOR ANNOUNCEMENT ABOUT UC DAVIS CANCER CENTER VIA LIVE SATELLITE
June 27, 2002

UC DAVIS MEDICAL CENTER RANKS AMONG TOP 50 HOSPITALS IN AMERICA
July 13, 2001

UC DAVIS GETS $6.5 MILLION TO OFFER NEW CANCER DRUGS
March 2, 2001

LAWRENCE LIVERMORE LAB, UC DAVIS CANCER CENTER INK ALLIANCE TO DEVELOP INTEGRATED CANCER PROGRAM
November 2, 2000

—MEDIA ADVISORY—
LAWRENCE LIVERMORE, UC DAVIS ANNOUNCE CANCER COLLABORATION

October 30, 2000

UC DAVIS NAMES DIRECTOR OF BREAST CANCER PROGRAM
October 19, 2000

UC DAVIS MEDICAL CENTER RANKS AMONG AMERICA'S BEST HOSPITALS
July 7, 2000

MERCY, UC DAVIS HOST CANCER CENTER OPEN HOUSE ON MAY 8
April 28, 2000

COMBINATORIAL CHEMISTRY EXPERT JOINS UC DAVIS
December 3, 1999

UC DAVIS MEDICAL CENTER RANKS AMONG AMERICA'S BEST HOSPITALS
July 9, 1999

ACCLAIMED RESEARCHER JOINS UC DAVIS MEDICAL CENTER
November 13, 1998

LOCAL MARCH TO CONQUER CANCER SET FOR SEPT. 26
August 24, 1998

UC DAVIS MEDICAL CENTER RANKS AMONG AMERICA'S BEST HOSPITALS
July 17, 1998

UC DAVIS CANCER PROGRAM ACCREDITED FOR ANOTHER FOUR YEARS
July 8, 1998

CLINICAL TRIALS

NEW LAW ELIMINATES A MAJOR BARRIER TO CANCER CLINICALTRIALS, UC DAVIS STUDY SHOWS
June 1, 2003

CANCER PATIENTS EXPERIENCED LESS PAIN AFTER COACHING SESSIONS, UC DAVIS STUDY FINDS
April 12, 2001

HOW DO WOMEN MAKE CHOICES ABOUT TAMOXIFEN AND BREAST CANCER? UC DAVIS RESEARCHERS WANT TO KNOW
March 21, 2001

WOMEN WITH BREAST CANCER SOUGHT FOR UC DAVIS STUDY ON SAFETY OF SENTINEL NODE BIOPSY
September 18, 2000

UC DAVIS MEDICAL CENTER BEGINS ENROLLING WOMEN IN STUDY OF BLOOD TEST FOR OVARIAN CANCER
August 1, 2000

CANCER PATIENTS SOUGHT FOR STUDY
January 15, 1999

VROOM-VROOM 'SHROOMS: UC DAVIS SEEKS PROSTATE CANCER PATIENTS FOR TRIAL OF SHIITAKE EXTRACT
December 21, 1998

CANCER PATIENTS SOUGHT FOR STUDY
December 8, 1998

DAVIS RESEARCHERS NEED VOLUNTEERS TO STUDY DIET'S EFFECT ON BREAST CANCER RECURRENCE
October 7, 1998

FEATURE STORIES

FREE SHUTTLES CAN CLOSE THE GROCERY GAP
April 8, 2003

—MEDIA ADVISORY—
HONORING OUR FATHERS: BRINGING LIFE-SAVING INFORMATION TO MIGRANT MEN

June 10, 2002

IN TIME FOR FATHER'S DAY, FREE PROSTATE CANCER SCREENINGS TO BE OFFERED AT MIGRANT CAMP
June 10, 2002

WHIZ KIDS STUDY GENETICS OF PROSTATE CANCER
May 6, 2002

—MEDIA ADVISORY—
HEALTH WORKERS HIT STREETS TO FIND LOW-INCOME MEN WITH PROSTATE CANCER
March 22, 2002

WANTED: LOW-INCOME MEN FROM NORTHERN AND CENTRAL CALIFORNIA WHO NEED FREE PROSTATE CANCER TREATMENT
March 22, 2002

UC DAVIS MEDICAL CENTER, CSU-SACRAMENTO JOIN FORCES TO SEND ANTI- TOBACCO MESSAGE TO SCHOOLS
April 12, 2000

GRANTS, HONORS AND AWARDS

CHANGING HOW AMERICA DEALS WITH LIVING AND DYING
July 14, 2003

UC DAVIS CANCER CENTER WINS ROLE IN NATIONAL CLINICAL TRIALS CAMPAIGN
July 9, 2003

CANCER CENTER INTERN WINS AWARD
April 23, 2003

UC DAVIS TAPPED TO PROVIDE PROSTATE CANCER CARE TO UNINSURED MEN AS PART OF $50 MILLION STATE PROGRAM
July 11, 2001

UC DAVIS CANCER RESEARCHER WINS KIMMEL SCHOLARSHIP
June 12, 2001

UC DAVIS GETS $6.5 MILLION TO OFFER NEW CANCER DRUGS
March 2, 2001

UC DAVIS CANCER CENTER ACKNOWLEDGED FOR USE OF ONCOLOGY-CERTIFIED NURSES IN PATIENT CARE
March 15, 2000

UC DAVIS CANCER RESEARCHERS GET $1 MILLION TO STUDY PROSTATE CANCER
July 8, 1998

LECTURES, SEMINARS AND CONFERENCE

UC DAVIS CANCER CENTER “LEARN AT LUNCH” SERIES
May 29, 2003

FREE EVENING LECTURE: MANAGING MANAGED CARE FOR CANCER PATIENTS
May 5, 2003

UC DAVIS CANCER CENTER "LEARN AT LUNCH" SERIES
April 16, 2003

UC DAVIS CANCER CENTER "LEARN AT LUNCH" SERIES
April 3, 2003

UC DAVIS CANCER CENTER "LEARN AT LUNCH" SERIES
March 10, 2003

CANCER AWARENESS TO THE HMONG
Feb. 18, 2003

LEARN THE LATEST IN BREAST CANCER TREATMENT
Jan. 28, 2003

UC DAVIS CANCER CENTER "LEARN AT LUNCH" SERIES
Jan. 3, 2003

MAKING RESEARCH STRIDES IN BREAST CANCER
Sept.16, 2002

"COMING OF AGE 2002" LECTURE SERIES OPENS WITH EXPERT PANEL ON CANCER RESEARCH AND TREATMENT
July 16, 2002

FREE CONFERENCE SEPT. 8-9 AIMS TO EMPOWER INDIVIDUALS AND FAMILIES TOUCHED BY CANCER
August 2, 2001

FUTURE REVOLUTIONS IN CANCER TREATMENT TOPIC OF JUNE 19 LECTURE AT UC DAVIS MEDICAL CENTER
June 6, 2001

UC DAVIS-LAWRENCE LIVERMORE SYMPOSIUM HIGHLIGHTS NEW USES FOR LASERS, OPTICAL DIAGNOSIS IN MEDICINE
January 31, 2000

RESEARCH NEWS

HER2 RECEPTOR MAY BE IMPORTANT TARGET FOR BRONCHIOALVEOLAR CARCINOMA THERAPY
June 9, 2003

SOY EXTRACT REDUCES PSA LEVELS IN MEN WITH UNTREATED PROSTATE CANCER, UC DAVIS STUDY SHOWS
April 30, 2003

METASTATIC PROSTATE CANCER IS COMMON, DEADLY AND COSTLY, MULTI-CENTER STUDY SHOWS
April 27, 2003

RESEARCH SHEDS NEW LIGHT ON WHY SOME PROSTATE CANCERS BECOME UNTREATABLE
April 27, 2003

STUDY QUESTIONS FREQUENT FOLLOW-UP FOR "PROBABLY BENIGN" MAMMOGRAMS
March 18, 2003

RESEARCHERS SHED LIGHT ON PROSTATE CANCER RESISTANCE TO ANDROGEN SUPPRESSION THERAPY
May 28, 2002

CANCER PATIENTS ENROLLED IN CLINICAL TRIALS DO BETTER WHEN THEY RECEIVE PALLIATIVE CARE
May 21, 2002

UNDERSTANDING CANCER PATIENTS' NEEDS, CONCERNS IS KEY TO IMPROVING CLINICAL TRIAL PARTICIPATION
May 20, 2002

"NON SURGICAL LUMPECTOMY" TECHNIQUE UNDER INVESTIGATION AT UC DAVIS CANCER CENTER
March 6, 2002

WOMEN WHOSE BREAST CANCER SPREAD TO THE LUNGS TWICE AS LIKELY TO BE SMOKERS, SAYS UC DAVIS STUDY
June 11, 2001

SOY EXTRACT REDUCES PROSTATE CANCER GROWTH IN MICE, CELL CULTURE, UC DAVIS STUDY FINDS
June 2, 2001

UC DAVIS STUDY: FEWER CALIFORNIANS DYING OF LUNG CANCER, PULMONARY DISEASE AS SMOKING DECREASES
May 21, 2001

STEP-BY-STEP APPROACH MAY REDUCE NEED TO REMOVE BLADDER IN PATIENTS WITH ADVANCED BLADDER CANCER
April 12, 2001

ONCOLOGY GROUP LAUDS UC DAVIS CANCER RESEARCHERS
April 11, 2001

LOOKING TO SMOKING MICE FOR CLUES IN LUNG CANCER
December 11, 2000

UC DAVIS VIROLOGIST RECEIVES FUNDING TO FIND VACCINE FOR VIRUS THAT CAUSES RARE FORM OF LEUKEMIA
February 23, 2000

DOCTORS AT UC DAVIS MEDICAL CENTER USE LIGHT TO FIGHT ESOPHAGEAL CANCER
August 13, 1998

ANNUAL MAMMOGRAMS FOR WOMEN AGE 40-49 FOUND COST EFFECTIVE IN NEW STUDY
May 31, 1998

STUDY SUGGESTS BCL-2 GENE AS CAUSE FOR AGGRESSIVE PROSTATE CANCER IN AFRICAN AMERICAN MEN
May 13, 1998

SPECIAL EVENTS

EMMY-WINNING COMPOSER TO PERFORM IN SACRAMENTO AS PART OF NATIONWIDE TOUR OF CANCER CENTERS
June 27, 2003

WALK THROUGH THE VINEYARDS
June 10, 2003

NATIONAL CANCER SURVIVORS DAY CELEBRATION
April 24, 2003