Cancer

2/26/2024
Two early phase trials available at Providence Cancer Institute to evaluate escalating doses of different potential cancer treatments in patients with advanced solid tumors.
2/26/2024
The Food and Drug Administration has approved an adoptive cell therapy for adult patients with melanoma that has spread to other parts of the body (metastatic).
2/21/2024
Supporting thousands of patients experiencing food insecurity, a converted space at Providence Gateway Internal Medicine clinic is filled with fresh fruits and vegetables, meat, milk, eggs and more.
2/19/2024
​​​​​​​Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center has opened a Multi-Cancer Early Detection Clinic, the first of its kind in the San Fernando Valley.
2/12/2024
Jamie Zilverberg, MSN, FNP, AOCNP, receives the prestigious 2024 Values in Action Award, the highest honor given at Providence St. Joseph Health.
2/8/2024
The Ion Robotic Bronchoscopy System, a new surgical technology, is improving early screening, detection and treatment of lung cancer – which means a better chance of survival.
2/9/2024
In honor of International Day of Women and Girls in Science we highlight a researcher at Earle A. Chiles Research Institute, the research arm of Providence Cancer Institute.
2/1/2024
Providence Cancer Institute registered dietitian to present a free virtual education talk on nutrition in March.
1/24/2024
New study evaluates immunotherapy in combination with other medications in people with endometrial cancer, and a phase I trial for people with AML assesses a non-engineered natural killer cell therapy
Twin sisters Kerrie and Kristine face breast cancer and a genetic risk of stomach cancer together.
1/10/2024
"Within Reach: The Fight to Finish Cancer" follows patient participants and teams of researchers and clinicians at Providence Cancer Institute working to create a living drug for incurable cancers.
12/15/2023
New articles co-authored by Dr. Rachel Sanborn feature amivantamab studies for people with NSCLC.
1/10/2024
Highlights from 2023 events, achievements and advancements at Providence Cancer Institute.
12/13/2023
Providence hematology oncologist and outdoors enthusiast Eric C. Anderson, M.D., shares his love of the Pacific Northwest and his philosophy of care for patients.
11/30/2023
In a new interview, Providence CORE researcher Monique Gill discusses CORE’s research on the links between healthcare experiences and engagement with mammography.
11/20/2023
A study for people with GI cancers and two studies for people with advanced and early-stage lung cancer hope to develop better treatment options with the help of immunotherapy.
11/9/2023
JACC earned re-accreditation for stem cell therapy treatment program.
11/3/2023
Providence researchers say comprehensive genomic profiling can be pivotal in identifying gene mutations in a patient and tailoring personalized treatment strategies.
11/20/2023
SITC 2023 provides a glimpse into scientific advances and breakthroughs in cancer immunotherapy by researchers from around the world.
10/27/2023
Genetic testing can help you learn your risk for cancer early, when you can better fight it. One mom credits genetic testing with saving her life.
Providence Cancer Institute lung cancer expert to present a virtual education talk on lung cancer screening, prevention and latest treatments.
10/18/2023
Breast surgeon Lorena Gonzalez, MD, is a trusted adviser to patients, in part because she’s been in their shoes. Here she shares key information women should know.
10/12/2023
Two new studies available at Earle A. Chiles Research Institute, at division of Providence Cancer Institute of Oregon, to evaluate new treatments for triple-negative breast cancer.
10/18/2023
A recent study found an increased prevalence of cancer in people under 50. The study noted increases of endocrine, gastrointestinal and breast cancers in people between the ages of 30 and 39.
10/5/2023
Radiofrequency ablation: Cancer diagnosis leads to life-improving procedure
10/16/2023
"I found my passion early in my career. I had to educate and improve myself so I could help patients understand their diagnosis and be able to make better decisions about their care."
10/4/2023
Providence Cancer Institute of Oregon, and research director, Earle A. Chiles Research Institute, Walter J. Urba, M.D., Ph.D., receives award for his contributions to science and community.
9/28/2023
Learn if you may be at risk of ovarian cancer — and what you can do to reduce your risk of this disease.
2/21/2024
Providence Cancer Institute celebrates Advanced Practice Providers Week from September 25 to 29 and recognizes their important contributions more than 25 clinics and programs.