The latest news and information about Seattle Cancer Care Alliance.
Seattle Cancer Care Alliance/University of Washington Medical Center has been named as one of the top five Best Hospitals in the Nation for Adult Cancer Care Treatment by U.S. News & World Report for 2015-2016. This is the first time that Seattle Cancer Care Alliance/University of Washington Medical Center has appeared on the list. Read more.
Researchers from Seattle Cancer Care Alliance (SCCA) recently completed a ground-breaking study that analyzed the genetic factors contributing to metastatic prostate cancer, an advanced form of prostate cancer resistant to standard hormone therapy. Read more.
Listed below are clinical trials that have opened at SCCA in the last several weeks. These trials are looking at new treatments for patients with late stage III or IV lung cancer, mesothelioma, stage III or IV breast cancer, oropharynx cancer, and T-cell lymphoma. Read more.
Here's a list of clinical trials that have opened at SCCA in the last several weeks. These trials are looking at new treatments for patients with renal cell carcinoma, lymphoma, breast cancer, non small cell lung cancer, pancreatic cancer, glioblastoma, and multiple myeloma. Read more.
Last week SCCA awarded three junior nursing students with the first ever Future of Oncology Nursing Scholarship. SCCA is striving to create a center of excellence in oncology nursing, and this new scholarship program is intended to inspire local nursing students to pursue a career in oncology. Read more.