Stories with tag: "Cancer Research & Advances"


Making a Splash Through Advocacy for Cancer Patients

Over more than four decades, Patty Piasecki, NP, has played a critical role at RUSH — supporting leading-edge cancer research and care
Patty Piasecki, NP, stands ready at Ohio Street Beach for the 2023 Swim Across America Chicago Open Water Swim in Lake Michigan, benefitting the RUSH Cancer Center.
Bones and Joints

Rush Offers Minimally Invasive Treatment for Pelvic Cancer

Innovative surgical approach can improve patients' quality of life

'No Woman Should Ever Die of Cervical Cancer'

A nonprofit organization helps narrow the racial gap in cancer deaths
Dr. Summer Dewdney

Rush Named National Center of Excellence for Pancreatic Cancer

Rush is the only hospital in Illinois to earn this distinction
Pancreatic Cancer

Putting Precision Oncology Into Practice

Rush integrates the power of genomic sequencing data into oncologists’ daily workflows
Mia Levy

5 Cancer Treatments That Aren’t Chemotherapy

Cancer experts at RUSH discuss cancer treatments, including surgery and immunotherapy
Physician talking with patient

Rush Oak Park Hospital Uses State-of-the-Art Technology to Treat Cancer

Most recently, the community hospital’s Radiation Therapy Center acquired a CT simulator
Rush News Article

Fourth Straight Commission on Cancer Accreditation

The Commission on Cancer has granted the Rush University Cancer Center accreditation through 2020
Rush News Article

Waterford Place Cancer Resource Center Awarded Grant

$25,000 to fund translation and video capabilities for patients
Rush News Article

Rush Collaborates With Tech Firm Tempus to Expand Cancer Biorepository

Patients being treated for cancer today may benefit from personalized treatments that will become available