CPIC in the News 2008

November 25, 2008

Oncology Times - "NCI hangs up on Cancer Information Service: Will end partnership and research programs, consolidate phone service"

Fall 2008

Stanford Women's Health Magazine "Lung cancer rates higher among female non-smokers than previously thought" "The Northern California Cancer Center (NCCC) leads the way in educating the public about cancer"

September 08, 2008

Marin Independent Journal - "Triathletes of Marin: Novato pro Stewart competes for a cause"

June 14, 2008

InsideBayArea.com - "Torrico bill for cancer research moves ahead"

June 12, 2008

California Chronicle - "Torrico bill to aid cancer research passes Senate committee"

May 28, 2008

Stanford School of Medicine - "Survey takes health snapshot of nail salon workers"

May 26, 2008

San Francisco Chronicle - "Energy therapy: Where mysticism meets science"

May 20, 2008

Reuters - "Manicurists worried about health hazards of job"

April 30, 2008

Oakland Tribune - "Event aims to impart breast cancer threat"

April 25, 2008

cbs5.com - "Bay cancer study: Black men have highest rates"

April 24, 2008

Newswise Medical News - "2008 Cancer Incidence and Mortality Report"

April 23, 2008

San Francisco Daily - "Golfers take a swing at cancer"

April 7, 2008

News-Medical.net (Sydney, Australia) - "$2.9 million to reduce colorectal cancer screening disparities in Vietnamese Americans"

April 4, 2008

AsianWeek - "$2.9 million grant aims to reduce disparities in colorectal cancer screening in Vietnamese Americans"

April 3, 2008

San Jose Mercury News - "Area golf events" (PlumpJack/LINK Golf Classic)

March 21, 2008

Medical News Today - "Why is breast cancer burden unevenly distributed across various ethnic groups, forthcoming study"

March 20, 2008

Newswise Medical News - "Equality in Breast Cancer Study"

March 19, 2008

Newswise Medical News - "Take action: Congressional Butt-In Day, March 19, 2008"

March 10, 2008

Newswise Medical News - "Colorectal cancer in Vietnamese Americans"

February 26, 2008

San Francisco Chronicle - "Study: Hormone therapy impedes cancer tests"

Winter 2008

Stanford Women's Health Magazine - "Breast cancer gene mutation more common in Hispanic, young black women, Stanford/NCCC study finds"

January 16, 2008

Medical News Today - "Lessening the burden of Hepatitis B virus infection and liver cancer among Asian and Pacific Islander Americans"

January 2, 2008

Kaiser Network.org - "Researchers find Hispanic women more likely than thought to have genetic mutation that increases chances of developing breast, ovarian cancers"




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