News Archive from February 2011
February 22, 2011
Thomas Jefferson University welcomes two new, seasoned clinicians and researchers to its Department of Radiation Oncology: Nicole Simone, M.D., from the National Institutes of Health's National Cancer Institute (NCI) and Bo Lu, M.D., Ph.D, from Vanderbilt University.
February 21, 2011
Cataldo Doria, M.D., Ph.D., is the first surgeon at Jefferson to perform a robotically-assisted liver resection. He is only one of a handful of surgeons across the country certified to do so.
February 18, 2011
David McQuaid, FACHE, Executive Vice President, Chief Operating Officer, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital received the 2011 American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE) Regents' Senior-Level Healthcare Executive Award from the Healthcare Leadership Network of the Delaware Valley.
February 17, 2011
Real-time, 4-D approach demonstrated at Thomas Jefferson University predicts tumor motion during treatment.
February 16, 2011
Researchers at the Kimmel Cancer Center at Jefferson show that loss of the Caveolin-1 protein induces mitochondrial oxidative stress, promotes tumor growth.