Cafe Society Soiree 2017
Baylor College of Medicine's Partnership fundraising gala raised money to fund a Phase 1 Clinical Trials Unit for the Dan L Duncan Comprehensive Cancer Center. Dr. Kent Osborne, director of the cancer center was honored for his tremendous contribution to cancer care.
14th Annual DLDCCC Symposium
The Duncan Cancer Center's 14th Annual Symposium was a success. We heard presentations from the stars and back with Dorit Donoviel, Ph.D. and David Poplack, M.D. regarding our East African Pediatric Oncology Program.
DLDCCC 2016 Annual Report is Now Available
From the story of one researcher turned patient's harrowing story of fight not just for his life, but also for others; to a genetics test that not only saved a woman's life, but is helping her daughter's fertility. These are the stories of how the DLDCCC is improving lives in Houston.
Scalp Cooling System FDA cleared
The Food and Drug Administration cleared the Paxman Scalp Cooling System for hair loss prevention. Baylor College of Medicine's Dan L Duncan Comprehensive Cancer Center's Dr. Julie Nangia led this clinical trial that determined a significant amount of women retained their hair as a result of using the device. The DLDCCC plan to offer the system to patients pending a contract in the summer of 2017.