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    Rutgers Cancer Institute’s Chief Medical Officer Dr. Deborah Toppmeyer & Chief Nursing Officer Dr. Carolyn Hayes share the safeguards and precautions we’ve put into place to keep our patients and staff safe. Learn more

  • Celebrating a Surgery Milestone

    Urologic Oncology Chief Isaac Yi Kim, MD, PhD, has completed his 2,000th robotic prostatectomy. Read more

  • Understanding ‘Chemo Brain’ in Children

    Researchers have received a five-year, $4.6 million grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to determine how chemotherapy exerts its damaging effects on the brain. Read more

  • Examining COVID in a Cancer Setting

    Rutgers Cancer Institute researchers have shown that environmental surface testing in the radiation oncology clinic during the height of COVID-19 showed no detectable SARS-CoV2. The work is published in JAMA Oncology. Read more

  • COVID-19 and Back to School

    Pediatric Hematology/Oncology expert addresses concerns regarding the upcoming school year for pediatric cancer survivors and children who are immunosuppressed. Learn more

  • $3.1 Million Grant Supports Exploration of Immune Response to Cancer Mutations 

    Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey investigators collaborate on translational research. Learn more

  • September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

    Inspired by our pediatric cancer survivor Grace Eline, the State of New Jersey has officially proclaimed September as Childhood Cancer Awareness Month! Read more

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    Cancer research is one of the pillars of the Cancer Institute of New Jersey. Our physician-scientists engage in innovative techniques to unlock the mysteries of cancer, helping to make unique advances in the field.

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hands holding a blue and pink thyroid cancer awareness ribbonThyroid Cancer: Small Gland, Big Impact
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hands holding a teal ribbonWhat Every Woman Should Know About Preventing Gynecologic Cancers
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dna helix$3.1 Million National Institutes of Health Grant Supports Exploration of Immune Response to Cancer Mutations
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prostate cancer blue ribbon on blue tieProstate Cancer Awareness Month: Embracing Prostate Health All Year Long
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backpackMeeting the Challenge: COVID-19 and Back to School
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sanitationSystematic Testing of Environmental Surfaces in a Radiation Oncology Clinic Shows no Detectable SARS-CoV2
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Cancer Connection magazine

View September 2020's Cancer Connection Monthly