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11/26/2014 Students craft hats, headbands for kids with cancer
11/17/2014 Medical Research Foundation honors top Oregon scientists, mentors
11/05/2014 The Ford Family Foundation awards $5 million grant to advance the OHSU Knight Cancer Institute’s outreach to rural Oregonians
10/27/2014 OHSU Knight Cancer Institute Launches Program to Support Communities in Reducing Cancer’s Impact
10/24/2014 Melanoma experts to share latest in prevention, treatment, research
10/21/2014 The Oregon Community Foundation’s John and Robin Jaqua Fund creates $5 million endowment to benefit OHSU’s Knight Cancer Challenge
10/20/2014 OHSU Knight Cancer Institute launches program to support communities in reducing cancer’s impact
09/18/2014 Dr. Timur Mitin Presented on Esophageal Cancer
09/10/2014 Drs. Henderson, Young and Mitin Speaking at ASTRO' 56th Annual Meeting: Targeting Cancer
07/28/2014 OHSU Knight Cancer Challenge attracts $100 million gift
07/21/2014 Radiation Oncology & Patient-Centered Outcomes among Lung Cancer Patients, newsletter of the Radiation Oncology Institute-funded trial
07/02/2014 OHSU Knight Cancer Institute researcher wins prestigious early-career award
06/12/2014 Columbia Sportswear’s Tim and Mary Boyle make $10 million gift to OHSU Knight Cancer Institute
06/09/2014 POLST orders successfully guide end of life medical treatment
06/02/2014 Prostate cancer drug delivers benefits before chemotherapy
05/15/2014 Donation spearheads annual Portland cancer research summit
05/13/2014 OHSU Knight Cancer Institute to create Community Melanoma Registry to aid outreach, research
04/09/2014 Top researcher at Oregon Health & Science University named to pancreatic cancer Dream Team
04/01/2014 State of the Knight Cancer Institute 2014
03/12/2014 Donors step up with $86 million in early giving to end cancer as we know it
02/24/2014 Joe Gray, Ph.D., receives NCI Alfred G. Knudson Award in Cancer Genetics
02/10/2014 Dr. Thomas invited to serve on the Lower GI Expert Panel for the AJCC Cancer Staging System
02/04/2014 Tim Mitin gives an oral presentation at the 2014 Genitourinary Cancers Symposium
01/07/2014 International group of pediatric brain cancer researchers receives $300K toward a cure
12/10/2013 Treatments in development for narcolepsy may reduce chemotherapy-induced fatigue
11/27/2013 Tuality/OHSU Cancer Center re-opens with brand new Elekta Infinity linear accelerator
11/20/2013 The Oregon Community Foundation makes biggest discretionary grant in its history to OHSU’s Knight Cancer Challenge
10/24/2013 Multiple original research papers selected for presentation at the 2014 Multidisciplinary Head & Neck Cancer Symposium
10/21/2013 Department faculty co-author a novel web-based outcome prediction tool for esophageal cancer
09/24/2013 Taking on the Knights’ $1 billion cancer challenge
09/23/2013 Briefing on $1 billion Knight cancer challenge
09/21/2013 Nike co-founder Phil Knight and wife Penny issue surprise $1 billion cancer challenge
09/17/2013 The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society and the Knight Cancer Institute launch groundbreaking collaboration to improve outcomes for acute myeloid leukemia
09/12/2013 OHSU launches $25 million clinical and translational science initiative against lethal, hard-to-treat pancreatic disease
08/16/2013 Andrew Trister was a visiting scientist at OHSU's Knight Cancer Institute Department of Radiation Medicine
08/06/2013 $100,000 childhood cancer research grant awarded to OHSU Doernbecher Children’s Hospital
07/08/2013 OHSU Doernbecher patients walk hospital halls to thank blood, marrow donors, support future patients
06/08/2013 Radiation Medicine pediatric radiotherapy team is featured in 2012 Cancer Committee Report
05/09/2013 OHSU and the Knight Cancer Institute congratulate state lawmakers for passing important skin cancer prevention bill
05/09/2013 Discovery pinpoints cause of two types of leukemia, providing insights into new treatment approach
04/22/2013 OHSU teams with Intel to decode the root causes of cancer and other complex diseases
03/28/2013 OHSU Knight Cancer Institute to provide free head, neck and skin cancer screenings
03/19/2013 Internationally known OHSU Knight Cancer Institute researcher discusses the future of cancer care
03/14/2013 Amato Giaccia visited the OHSU Knight Cancer Institute in March 2013
03/13/2013 Legacy Health, OHSU combine outpatient cancer clinics to improve access to advanced care in the region
02/27/2013 Dr. Bleyer is sr. author on major SEER database update on breast cancer incidence patters
02/19/2013 Cepheid and the Knight Cancer Institute collaborate to develop breast, prostate cancer tests
02/11/2013 Skin cancer risk linked to tanning devices warrants stronger protections for minors
02/06/2013 Drs. Siddiqui and Thomas co-author article on colorectal cancer emergencies
01/30/2013 Organovo and OHSU Knight Cancer Institute announce collaboration in cancer research
01/11/2013 OHSU hosts Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist whose book chronicling her husband’s battle with cancer raises tough questions about modern health care in the U.S.
12/31/2012 Dr. Charles Thomas selected to return as a participating faculty for the 2013 ASCO/AACR Methods in Clinical Cancer Research Workshop
12/31/2012 Prognostic Significance of the Number of Positive Lymph Nodes in Women With T1-2N1 Breast Cancer
12/21/2012 Knight Diagnostic Laboratories launch new line of next-generation, cost-effective cancer tests
11/29/2012 Cancer pill targets previously impenetrable disease-causing gene mutation in leukemia patients
11/21/2012 Department chair is appointed to the ASCO Conquer Cancer Foundation’s Diversity Subcommittee
11/17/2012 Joe Gray, Warrior against Cancer, featured in Portland Monthly magazine
11/05/2012 Dr. Kubicky to present on “Stereotactic Radiation for Metastatic Spine Cancer"
11/05/2012 5th Annual WECAN Esophageal Cancer Research Forum
10/15/2012 Knight Cancer Institute patient care programs earn renewed accreditation with full commendation
10/09/2012 Knight Cancer Institute deputy director selected for prostate cancer Dream Team
09/26/2012 OHSU Doernbecher Children’s Hospital wins $250,000 research grant from Hyundai Hope on Wheels in honor of National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month
09/10/2012 Sam Bakhoum, PhD, was a visiting scientist to the Knight Cancer Institute
08/25/2012 Joe Gray Featured in OHSU Knight Cancer Institute Video spot
07/31/2012 OHSU Knight Cancer Institute recruits leader-elect of international clinical trial cooperative group
04/30/2012 Two risk factors may be most relevant in determining when to start regular breast cancer screening
04/17/2012 OHSU Knight Cancer Institute to provide free head, neck cancer screenings
04/10/2012 OHSU Doernbecher cancer survivor meets lifesaving bone marrow donor
04/02/2012 What do ADHD and cancer have in common? Variety
02/29/2012 Legacy Health, OHSU Knight Cancer Institute plan to forge closer ties to better serve patients
01/13/2012 Faulty proteins may prove significant in identifying new treatments for ovarian cancer
11/23/2011 NIH honors OHSU Knight Cancer Institute’s David Dilts for system to improve clinical trial recruitment
10/11/2011 OHSU Knight Cancer Institute and University of Washington Host 11th Annual Pacific Northwest Prostate Cancer Conference
10/10/2011 OHSU Knight Cancer Institute Researchers Share Results of 18 Studies at International Radiation Oncology Conference
08/29/2011 Dr. Keller leads team that focuses on the incurable 20 percent in pediatric cancer
08/17/2011 Former soldiers, nurse-cancer survivor, medical missionary help make up OHSU School of Medicine entering class
08/17/2011 Former soldiers, nurse-cancer survivor, medical missionary help make up MD Class of 2015
08/16/2011 Malignant stem cells may explain why some breast cancers develop and recur
08/02/2011 Gathering puts focus on young cancer survivors
07/26/2011 OHSU Patients, Staff Team Up to Raise Funds for Children’s Cancer Research

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