Work 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
Cancer MoonShot PanelWalter J. Curran, Jr., MD, and Mohammad Khan, MD, PhD, are part of a new Cancer MoonShot 2020 expert team that will investigate how to accelerate cancer treatments using low dose radiation and immunotherapy.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
In the New England Journal of MedicineCurran is senior author of a study demonstrating the benefit of combination therapy for patients with low grade glioma.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
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.