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Celebrating World Immunology Day
Providence Cancer Institute researcher shares her journey to immunology and the advice she has for those seeking a career in cancer research.
Providence St. Joseph Hospital in Orange officially opens the Helen Caloggero Women’s and Family Center
Sprawling multi-million dollar facility in Orange County is a one-stop location to access full-suite of women’s health, mother-baby services and more
New vaccine being studied for HPV+ head and neck cancer
Researchers at Providence Cancer Institute are exploring a range of innovative approaches to targeting human papillomavirus-positive head and neck squamous cell cancer.
Moving past “healthy mom, healthy baby” for Black mothers
As Providence celebrates Black Maternal Health Week, we recognize the importance of providing holistic care for Black birthing parents and babies.
Celebrating our oncology social workers
In recognition of National Social Work Month, Darlene Corral, LCSW, shares a little insight into the importance of oncology social workers.
Talking to an expert: The crucial role of nutrition in cancer care
In honor of National Nutrition Month® Alyssa George, MA, RDN, program manager at Oncology Nutrition, Providence Cancer Institute, talks about the important connection between cancer and nutrition.
How promoting apoptosis in new study may help people with cancer
In a new clinical trial open at Providence Cancer Institute, the therapy IGM-8444 aims to promote apoptosis, potentially slowing down the growth of DR5-positive tumor cells.
Endometriosis: Separating truths from misconceptions
Learn the truth about endometriosis, including the symptoms, treatments and more in this comprehensive guide from Providence.
Dose-escalation studies aspire to fill gaps in cancer treatment options
Two early phase trials available at Providence Cancer Institute to evaluate escalating doses of different potential cancer treatments in patients with advanced solid tumors.
FDA approves cellular therapy, offering hope to more people with cancer
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).
Celebrating Women in Science
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.
Virtual education: Food and common cancer myths
Providence registered dietitian Christina Speaks, MS, RDN, LD, shares valuable information about food and common cancer myths.
Why regular health checks are vital for women in their 40s
Did you know that women in their 40s are at a higher risk of developing certain health conditions, such as breast cancer, diabetes, high blood pressure, and osteoporosis?
Promising results of amivantamab studies appear in high-profile journals
New articles co-authored by Dr. Rachel Sanborn feature amivantamab studies for people with NSCLC.
A remarkable year of engagement and advancements at Providence Cancer Institute
Highlights from 2023 events, achievements and advancements at Providence Cancer Institute.
Meet Dr. Anderson: At home in Hood River, on a trail, beach or mountaintop
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.
Immunotherapies for GI and lung cancers evaluated in new studies
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.
Genomic testing can improve outcomes for people with advanced cancer, study shows
Providence researchers say comprehensive genomic profiling can be pivotal in identifying gene mutations in a patient and tailoring personalized treatment strategies.
Providence midwives offer more than pregnancy support
Did you know? Midwives not only offer support during pregnancy but also throughout all stages of women’s health.
5 Must-Know Breast Cancer Facts
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.
New studies address unmet needs in treating triple-negative breast cancer
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.
Providence Holy Cross moves tiny patients to newly expanded and refurbished NICU
Providence Holy Cross Medical Center doctors, nurses and specialists transferred eight tiny patients this week from temporary space to a newly expanded and renovated neonatal intensive care unit.
New study aims to fill treatment gap for patients with endometrial cancer
For Gynecologic Cancer Awareness Month, Providence Cancer Institute highlights a clinical trial that evaluates the safety and effectiveness of a new oral treatment for grade 1 endometrial cancer.
Women's Wellness Day Cancer Screening Event
Providence's Pavilion for Women and Children is hosting a Women's Wellness Day Cancer Screening event on July 15th.
The mind-gut connection and how to improve it
The mind-gut connection and how to improve it
Breast cancer survivor, artist gives back to Providence
Portland painter credits the support of Providence providers and creating art for helping her recover and heal from breast cancer and the loss of her mother.
Providence Swedish acquires Olympia Obstetrics and Gynecology
Growing the Providence Swedish comprehensive women’s health care program in the South Puget Sound, to bring the highest level of specialty services for women in our community.
Providence cancer experts offer free educational talks
Virtual talks at Providence highlight MRI-guided radiation therapy for treating breast cancer, pancreatic cancer treatments, and sexual health during and after ovarian cancer.
The female face of caregiving
The female face of caregiving
Understanding female sexual dysfunction
A women’s health expert at Providence talks about the importance of good sexual health and answers common questions about female sexual dysfunction.