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Mini Kamboj, MSK's Chief Medical Epidemiologist
What You Should Know About Monkeypox
You may have read about a recent outbreak of monkeypox, a virus typically found only in central and west Africa.
The MSK Dragons on the water
Recognizing AANHPI Heritage Month: How To Train Your (MSK) Dragons
You sometimes hear the steady beat of the drum before you see the boat. An imposing figure then comes into view, slicing through the water. It’s a m...
Person taking leftovers out of the refrigerator
How People With Cancer Can Decrease Food Poisoning Risk
Learn how people with cancer can protect themselves against foodborne illness.
GSK dean and graduates in their caps and gowns
MSK’s 2022 Convocation and Commencement Ceremony Recognizes Graduates and Award Winners
At Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center’s 43rd annual event recognizing graduates and award winners, honorees were welcomed back to an in-person event.
Tomya Watt
Tomya Watt Receives Mentor Award From ‘Moves’ Magazine
Tomya Watt, Chief Diversity Officer and Vice President of Talent Acquisition and Mobility, was selected to receive the 2022 Moves Mentor Award from ’Moves‘ Magazine.
A woman's torso, arms, and hands are shown. She is holding a smart phone.
A Warning Against Using Phone Apps To Detect Skin Cancer
Despite the promise of eventually using artificial intelligence to detect melanoma, much more research and development are needed, MSK experts find.
Memorial Sloan Kettering physician-scientist Vinod Balachandran, who specializes in treating pancreatic cancer
Picking the Winners: Study Sheds Light on Possible Best Targets for Pancreatic Cancer Vaccine
Research confirms a sound strategy for designing a therapeutic vaccine for pancreatic cancer.
MSK scientists Andrew Kung and Elli Papaemmanuil
New Type of Genetic Testing Aims To Benefit Children and Young Adults With Cancer
By sequencing the entire genome of a tumor, the experimental test will go beyond standard testing for common cancers in adults.
Richard Gilbertson, MBBS, PhD
Richard Gilbertson Named 2022 Society of Memorial Sloan Kettering Prize Recipient for Contributions in Pediatric Oncology
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSK) announced that pediatric oncologist Richard Gilbertson, MBBS, PhD, of Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute, has been named the 2022 recipient of The Society of Memorial Sloan Kettering Prize.
Radiologist Andrew Plodkowski looking at a scan
What MSK Patients Need To Know About the Worldwide CT Contrast Media Shortage
You may have heard recently about a worldwide shortage of the contrast media used in some CT scans. If you are an MSK patient, you may have had a scan appointment rescheduled. Read more about what you need to know.