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Research Helping the Cancer Survivor

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Description: The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center is leading the way in new research initiatives addressing issues faced by cancer survivors. Guadalupe Palos, M.S.W., Dr.P.H., Manager of the Office of Cancer Survivorship at MD Anderson, explains the importance of funding cancer survivor research and discusses current studies investigating ways to reduce treatment side effects.

Jason Cox is a childhood cancer survivor of rhabdomyosarcoma and is now a successful attorney. Cox discusses his own side effects from treatment and advocates for more research to be done to help cancer survivors.

For more information on survivorship, research, or education, contact MD Anderson's Office of Survivorship: Guadalupe Palos 713-745-3592 or Fran Zandstra 713-745-8717.
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Posted on : 01/30/12
Added : 7 years ago
Category : Soft Tissue Sarcoma