Published in Nature CommunicationsNew study led by researchers Ya Wang, MD, PhD, and Jian Wang examines role of the gene GPRC5A in preventing cancer.Learn More
ASCO Award Goes to ResidentWinship radiation oncology resident Richard Cassidy, MD, is the recipient of a 2016 Conquer Cancer Foundation of ASCO Merit Award.Learn More
Featured in OncologyLive MagazineIn the May issue of OncologyLive, Hui-Kuo Shu, MD, PhD, demonstrates the potential for advanced 3D MRI technology to better treat aggressive glioblastoma brain tumors.Learn More
Dosimetrists: The Pharmacists of Radiation OncologyMedical dosimetrists are a crucial part of the treatment team in radiation oncology, and now, graduate dosimetry students have the opportunity to do their clinical training at Winship.Learn More
Can a Gene Counteract Aging and Prevent Us from Getting Cancer?What if we could control the effects of aging in our bodies in order to prevent or cure cancer? Researcher and physician, David Yu, is working in his lab to learn more about the gene SIRT2.Learn More
Working Like a DogSeveral times a month, patients have the opportunity to interact with Happy Tails dogs who make the rounds with their owners to waiting areas at Winship. Social worker Hilary Cohen tells us more about Happy Tails.Learn More
Programming the Death of Cancer CellsGenetic mutations in lung cancers make cancerous cells resistant to standard treatments. Winship cancer biologist Xingming Deng, MD, PhD has identified two novel agents which could reverse the resistance of cancer cells to treatment.Learn More
If you're a cancer patient, you've come to the right place. At Winship, you'll have access to a multidisciplinary team of experts. Read more about treatments and services offered.
Did you know that Winship Cancer Institute has over 250 active Phase I, II, and III clinical trials? See if a clinical trial is right for you.
What is radiation therapy and how is it used to treat cancer? Drs. Peter Rossi and Karen Godette describe the types of treatments available to patients at Winship.