Skip Navigation
 
 
 
 
 
Print This Page
Share this page: More
 

Promise & Progress 2012-2013 Web Exclusives

The 2012-2013 issue of Promise and Progress is nowonline. Below are Web exclusives related to articles in this latest issue. Look for our iPad version coming soon!

Make a donation to our fight against cancer.

Page 6: Transforming Prostate Cancer:  Detection, Diagnosis and Treatment

  • Active Surveillance:  The National Proactive Surveillance Network ((NPSN.net) is a web-based system that provides education about active surveillance for prostate cancer and helps patients find participating doctors.  

Page 19

WATCH VIDEOS:

Radiation Beam

Radiation Beams that Fight Cancer



 

 

Philanthropy and Prostate Cancer

 


How Philanthropy has Furthered Prostate Cancer Research




 

Safeway for Prostate Cancer



Bagging Groceries at Safeway for Prostate Cancer

 


Page 24
 

The Coffey Way


The Coffey Way

 

 


webcast


Science, Creativity, and Human Destiny 

 


 

HEADLINE MAKERS:

Sickle Cell Anemia

Half-Matched Bone Marrow Transplants for Sickle Cell Anemia

 

 



 

beating heart cells

The Novel Technique that Reverts Cell to Embryonic State




 

Dream Team


Stand Up to Cancer Epigenetics Dream Team

 

 

 

Page 4

New Findings on BRCA1 Breast Cancer Gene

 

breast cancers

Canswers: Therapies for Breast Cancer



Sequencing our Genes:  Is Cancer Written in our DNA?


immunesystem



Harnessing the Immune System to Fight Cancer


Predicting Which Lung Cancer Drugs Will Work


lifeclinic


The Life Clinic




Page 34: NEW APPOINTMENTS:

Richard Zellars, M.D., and Dina George Lansey, M.S.N, R.N, O.C.N., are heading the Kimmel Cancer Center’s initiative to increase minority accrual to clinical trials.  Learn more about community outreach at the Kimmel Cancer Center: Kimmel in Your Community 

Page 5


phil dennis

Phil Dennis: Early Detection and Lung Cancer

 



Page 38:

Dr. Thomas Smith’s Prescription for Palliative Care  


Page 36: HONORS AND AWARDS:


Page 39:

you're Beautiful

Pediatric Oncology: You’re Beautiful






I Have Cancer



I Have Cancer




 

Hope



In the Presence of Hope (Pediatric Oncology)







Red Card Cancer

Abington Heights High School Scores with Red Card Cancer





Page 40: PHILANTHROPY

Swim Across America

Swim Across America Baltimore 2012





Swim Across America Lab


Tour the Swim Across American Laboratory

 


 

Page 42: Preventing Breast Cancer:

Letters to my Daughters


A Letter to My Daughters 



 

Canswers


Canswers:  Importance of Funding in Breast Cancer



 

 

The Commonwealth Cancer Summit:

FutureofMedicine



The Future of Personalized Medicine 

 







 

Page 44:

 

Optimist


Optimist International
 

 

 

Read Our Blogs
Cancer Matters: timely topics
Our Cancer: for caregivers

 

Chemo School & Virtual Tour

Take our video class to learn about your first steps in receiving chemotherapy Chemo School
Prepare for your first visit with this "walking" tour of our clinical facilities.  Watch the video.
 

Publications

Promise and Progress
The magazine of the Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center at Johns Hopkins.

On Target
A publication by the Department of Radiation Oncology and Molecular Radiation Sciences of the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine.

 

The Kimmel Wire

The Kimmel Wire

Latest News from the Kimmel Cancer Center
Subscribe Now

Traveling for care?

blue suitcase

Whether crossing the country or the globe, we make it easy to access world-class care at Johns Hopkins.

Maryland 410-955-5222
U.S. 410-955-5222
International +1-410-614-6424

NCI CCC

 
 
 
 
 

© The Johns Hopkins University, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, and Johns Hopkins Health System. All rights reserved.

Privacy Policy and Disclaimer