Published Highlights

Study Confirms Obesity-Breast Cancer Links for Blacks, Hispanics
U.S. News & World Report, HealthDay.com – October 31, 2014

@ISSUE: Race for the Cure(s)
Asbury Park Press, APP.com – October 5, 2014

Breast Cancer’s “Previvors,” Fighting the Disease Before it Arrives
NJ.com, The Star-Ledger – October 5, 2014

Rutgers Receives $10M for Cancer Research
NJ.com, The Star-Ledger – September 9, 2014

Common Treatment for Prostate Cancer Ineffective for Early-Stage Cases, Rutgers Study Finds
WHYY (NPR) Radio, Newsworks.org – July 16, 2014

Study Discounts Testosterone Therapy for Early Prostate Cancer
New York Times, NYTimes.com – July 14, 2014

Research Questions Prostate Cancer Care
Philadelphia Inquirer, Philly.com – July 14, 2014

Specialized Apps Extend the Reach of Community
Oncology Nurse Advisor – June 18, 2014

The Cancer Conundrum: Cases Continue to Increase, but Treatments and Prognoses are Improving
Inside Jersey, NJ.com – June 19, 2014

“That’s not our Disease.”
The Skin Cancer Foundation Journal – June 18, 2014

Breast Cancer Crusader Gathers LPGA Stars in her Emotional Quest
New York Post, NYPost.com – June 5, 2014

Popularity of E-cigarettes is Facing Challenges
Daily Record, Home News Tribune, Courier News, MyCentralJersey.com – May 25, 2014

More Research Needed on E-cigarettes
Home News Tribune, Courier News, MyCentralJersey.com – May 25, 2014

Exploring a Mobile App to Promote Physical Activity for Childhood Cancer Survivors
Suburban, GMNews.com – May 8, 2014

New Role Discovered for Enzyme could have Implications for Cancer and Neurologic Disease
GMNews.com – May 7, 2014

Flavored Cigars Appeal to Youth: Study
Reuters, Chicago Tribune – April, 18, 2014

Providing Insights into Attitudes and Behaviors of Frequent Indoor Tanners
MyCentralJersey.com, Gannett Newspapers – April 4, 2014

Exercise is Secret Weapon against Cancer
Edison/Metuchen Sentinel, Greater Media Newspapers – March 12, 2014 

More Body Fat Raises Ovarian Cancer Risk, Study Suggests
NBCNews.com – March 11, 2014

What’s the Attraction of Tanning?
ConsumerAffairs.com – February 24, 2014

Zebrafish Model is Useful Tool in Identifying Self-renewing Properties of Prostate Cancer Stem Cells
Tri-Town News, Greater Media Newspapers – February 6, 2014

Personalizing Cancer Treatments for the Youngest of Patients
News-Medical.net – December 11, 2013

Take Advantage of Holiday Time to Discuss Health Issues with Family
MyCentralJersey.com, Gannett Newspapers – November 26, 2013

Managing Healthcare after Cancer?
MyCentralJersey.com – November, 19 2013

One Central Jersey Woman’s Story Dealing with Breast Cancer, a Baby and the BRCA Gene
Gannett New Jersey – October 6, 2013

The Fame Factor
Gannett New Jersey – October 6, 2013

Holistic Breast Cancer Treatments in Addition to Surgery, Chemotherapy
Gannett New Jersey – October 6, 2013

Waging War: Funding, Awareness Aids Breast Cancer Fight
Asbury Park Press, APP.com – October 4, 2013

Looking for Answers: Grant for Breast Cancer Research Awarded
Gannett New Jersey – September 29, 2013

Practice 'Sun Sense' to Protect Against Melanoma
South Jersey Times, NJ.com – May 9, 2013

Among Hispanics, Risky Sun Exposure Varies by Language Spoken: Study
HealthDay, U.S. News & World Report online – April 17, 2013

Cancer Institute, Rutgers, Princeton research team awarded $2.4M grant
Home News Tribune, MyCentralJersey.com – March 12, 2013

Blood Thinners May Boost Survival for Prostate Cancer Patients: Study
Newsday, HealthDay – February 21, 2013

New Jersey Researcher Given Grant to Study the Possibilities of a Breast Cancer Vaccine
The Star-Ledger, NJ.com - February 11, 2013

Dermatologists blast tanning industry campaign to play down skin cancer fears
NBCNews.com - January 22, 2013

Killing Cancer:  Will a Targeted Approach Yield Results?
Commerce, CommerceMagNJ.com – January, 2, 2013

Preventative Mastectomy a 'No-Brainer' for Women with High
Breast Cancer Risk

South Jersey Times, NJ.com – November 15, 2012

N.J. Researchers Seek Breast Cancer Cure, End to Suffering
Asbury Park Press, APP.com – September 27, 2012

Cancer Survivors Prefer to Stay With Cancer Doctors: Study
U.S. News & World Report online – September 23, 2012

Genetic Testing Guides Cancer-Fighting Options
Daily Record, DailyRecord.com – September 23, 2012

Family Set to Pedal 100 Miles for The Cancer Institute of New Jersey
East Brunswick Sentinel, GMNews.com – August 29, 2012

N.J. Researchers Crack Part of Common Cancer Mutation Riddle, Study Says
The Star-Ledger, NJ.com – May 15, 2012

Drug Shortage Leaves Healthcare Providers Foraging for Vital Medicines
The Star-Ledger, NJ.com – April 29, 2012

Pancreatic Cancer Patients Defying Expectations with Vaccine by Cancer Institute of N.J.
The Star-Ledger, NJ.com – April 5, 2012

Could this be the End of Cancer?
Newsweek, TheDailyBeast.com – December 12, 2011

Cancer Testing Shows Promise
The Record, NorthJersey.com - November 12, 2011

Surprise Finding on Puberty in Girls; Study says Chemical in Food may Delay Growth
Seattle Times, Seattletimes.nwsource.com - November 6, 2011

N.J. Helps to Study Breast Cancer’s Racial Divide
The Record, NorthJersey.com - October 5, 2011

“I Cheated Breast Cancer”
Harper’s Bazaar, HarpersBazaar.com - October 2011

Study: Menthol Cigarettes are More Difficult to Quit
The Star-Ledger, NJ.com - August 15, 2011

Science is Winning the Fight Against Many Childhood Cancers
Inside Jersey Magazine, NJ.com - July 14, 2011

South Asian Custom Poses Cancer Threat
The Record, NorthJersey.com - June 9, 2011

Lower Income, Education Can Hamper Skin Cancer Care
HealthDay, HealthDay.com, U.S. News & World Report - October 19, 2010

N.J. Breast Cancer Rate 7th Highest in Nation
Asbury Park Press - September 27, 2010

Aggressive Treatment for Prostate Cancer is the Norm
WebMD - July 26, 2010

Low Risk Prostate Cancer Treated Aggressively
Reuters - July 26, 2010

Study Finds Aggressive Treatment of Low-Risk Prostate Cancer
Wall Street Journal Health Blog - July 26, 2010

Low Risk Prostate Cancer Gets Aggressive Therapy
CNN.com - July 26, 2010

Specialty May Bias Doctors' Prostate Cancer Advice
Reuters - March 8, 2010

Husbands Can Play Key Role Providing Care and Comfort
The Record, Herald News - October 28, 2009

Research Follows DNA Clues
The Record, Herald News - October 28, 2009

Older Prostate Patients: The Case for Doing Nothing
Time.com - September 16, 2009

Study Suggests: Do Nothing for Prostate Cancer
The Record - September 15, 2009

Localized Prostate Cancer Rarely Helped by Hormone Therapy
Los Angeles Times - July 9, 2008