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Blakely Murphy, brain tumor survivor and CIBR speaker’s story featured in Long Island Newsday

“Blakely Murphy, brain tumor survivor and CIBR speaker’s story featured in Long Island Newsday.” By Michael Gavin ([email protected]) December 31, 2016 Please click here for the complete article.  

By |2017-04-25T19:20:13-04:00January 17th, 2017|advocacy news, events news, government relations news, member news, Patient Resources|Comments Off on Blakely Murphy, brain tumor survivor and CIBR speaker’s story featured in Long Island Newsday

ECOG-ACRIN Begins Site Recruitment for TMIST Breast Imaging Trial

The National Cancer Institute (NCI) has approved the first large-scale breast imaging trial in approximately 25 years under lead investigator, Etta Pisano, MD (and Academy executive committee member); lead statistician, Constantine A.  Gastonis, PhD; and ECON-ACRIN group co-chair (and Academy Secretary/Treasurer), Mitchell Schnall, MD, PhD, and the ECOG-ACRIN Cancer Research Group. ECOG-ACRIN is now recruiting [...]

By |2017-01-14T18:04:11-04:00October 26th, 2016|advocacy news, member news, Patient Resources|Comments Off on ECOG-ACRIN Begins Site Recruitment for TMIST Breast Imaging Trial

Imaging Is Innovation at CIBR’s Annual Showcase

An overview of the 2016 Medical Technology Showcase from Renée L. Cruea, MPA, President of the Coalition for Imaging and Bioengineering Research (CIBR), and Executive Director of the Academy of Radiology Research [email protected] Attendees at the Seventh Annual Showcase Event Witnessed an Unprecedented Display of Collaboration, Innovation, and Passion at the Largest Showcase Held to Date. [...]

By |2016-04-19T14:22:56-04:00April 19th, 2016|advocacy news, blog, events news, government relations news, member news, Patient Resources|Comments Off on Imaging Is Innovation at CIBR’s Annual Showcase

Academic Council Member Conducts Study on Pancreatic Tumor Detection

This study could help detect pancreatic tumors at an earlier stage, thereby increasing the survival rate for pancreatic cancer.

By |2011-08-30T16:22:30-04:00August 30th, 2011|member news, Patient Resources|Comments Off on Academic Council Member Conducts Study on Pancreatic Tumor Detection

NIH researchers identify genetic cause of new vascular disease

Clinical researchers at the National Institutes of Health's Undiagnosed Diseases Program (UDP) have identified the genetic cause of a rare and debilitating vascular disorder not previously explained in the medical literature. The adult-onset condition is associated with progressive and painful arterial calcification affecting the lower extremities, yet spares patients’ coronary arteries. The new disease finding [...]

By |2011-02-03T20:00:51-04:00February 3rd, 2011|advocacy news, Patient Resources|Comments Off on NIH researchers identify genetic cause of new vascular disease