Posts Tagged ‘cancer research’

Research suggests tanning may reduce risk of mesothelioma, other diseases

11 Jan 2018 by under Research/Treatment

Tanning bed November 2008 100x100 Research suggests tanning may reduce risk of mesothelioma, other diseases and tanning beds are probably not two words that often end up in the same sentence. But new research is suggesting a connection between using tanning beds to increase vitamin D levels in hopes of improving patient outcomes. (more…)


AACR selects physician from innovative meso treatment hospital as president-elect

22 Mar 2012 by under Events, Organizations, People, Research/Treatment

aacr logo AACR selects physician from innovative meso treatment hospital as president electThe American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) has selected Charles L. Sawyers, M.D., as its 2012-2013 President-Elect. Sawyers is chair of the Human Oncology and Pathogenesis Program at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center (), one of the leading medical facilities in the United States treating mesothelioma, a deadly cancer linked to exposure. Founded in 1907, the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) is the world’s first and largest professional organization dedicated to advancing cancer research and its mission to prevent and cure cancer. (more…)