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  • Breast Cancer Foundation Honors Hackensack Meridian Health Hackensack University Medical Center Physician for Outstanding Care

    Published on May 24, 2017

    TNBC Foundation and Hackensack University Medical Center join forces to provide consummate care for Breast Cancer patients across northern New Jersey The Triple Negative Breast Cancer Foundation (TNBCF) honored Hackensack Meridian Health Hackensack University Medical Center and Leslie L. Montgomery, M.D. – Hackensack University Medical Center’s Breast Surgery Division Chief, for their outstanding commitment to… View Article

  • E’s Battle Buddies

    Published on May 18, 2017

    10 year-old Ethan Sandlofer is honoring the memory of his mother, who passed away from a rare cancer when he was two. In keeping his mother’s legacy alive, Ethan has turned his loss into a mission, raising money for cancer research with E’s Battle Buddies. Donations to E’s Battle Buddies are directly allocated to rare… View Article

  • Published on May 11, 2017

    John Theurer Cancer Center Hosts Community Seminar & Health Fair: Cancers of the Digestive System – May 20 John Theurer Cancer Center (JTCC) at Hackensack University Medical Center, part of Hackensack Meridian Health (HMH), invites the community to attend a free health seminar focusing on cancers of the digestive System (Colon/Rectal, Stomach, Pancreas). This Health… View Article

  • NJBiz Reveals Healthcare Heroes Finalists for 2017

    Published on May 8, 2017

    Andre Goy, M.D., M.S., chair and director, John Theurer Cancer Center has been selected as a finalist in the Education Hero/Individual category. The winner in each category will be announced during an awards breakfast and ceremony June 20 at The Palace at Somerset Park in Somerset. Read full article on NJBiz.com.

  • NJBIZ reveals Healthcare Heroes finalists for 2017

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    The NJBIZ Healthcare Heroes Awards program honors individuals and organizations that are making a significant impact on the quality of health care in New Jersey. Read full article on NJBIZ.com.

  • NBC4 NY Health EXPO Pre-Interview with Dr. Andre Goy

    Published on May 5, 2017

    Andre Goy, M.D., M.S., chair and director, John Theurer Cancer Center at Hackensack University Medical Center was interviewed by Janice Huff of WNBC4 on the eve of the WNBC4 Health EXPO at MetLife Stadium. Dr. Goy discussed the John Theurer Cancer Center’s screenings and information at the EXPO. Full article on WNBC4-NY.

  • Bergen’s inaugural health fair draws a crowd

    Published on April 23, 2017

    The John Theurer Cancer Center participated in the Bergen County’s first health fair, which was held at the Hasbrouck Heights Hilton. Michael Ramsaier, coordinator of the Lung Cancer Screening Program, was on hand and spoke with people who attended about services offered at Hackensack University Medical Center, which was one of the sponsors of the… View Article

  • Hackensack Meridian Health Launches Innovative New Brand

    Published on April 5, 2017

    Hackensack Meridian Health, New Jersey’s most comprehensive and integrated health network, today launched its new brand. The brand strategy will be accompanied by a new tagline, Life Years Ahead,to emphasize Hackensack Meridian Health‘s commitment to innovation, research and forward-thinking health care initiatives. Visit HACKENSACKMERIDIANHEALTH.ORG to read the article.

  • Pecora Recognized for Innovation in Medicine

    Published on March 14, 2017

    Andrew L. Pecora, MD, has been awarded the inaugural Rosemarie J. Sorce Endowed Chair in Innovation at Hackensack Meridian Health. The award is in honor of his lifetime achievements in medicine and, especially, cancer research and treatment. The award, which includes a $2.5 million grant, is also designed to further Pecora’s work in moving cancer… View Article

  • John Theurer Cancer Center’s Dr. Andre Goy to Co-Chair 21st Annual International Congress on Hematologic Malignancies

    Published on March 12, 2017

    John Theurer Cancer Center at HackensackUMC announced that Andre Goy, M.D., chairman and director, Lydia Pfund Chair for Lymphoma, Professor of Medicine at Georgetown University co-chaired the 21st Annual International Congress on Hematologic Malignancies: Focus on Leukemia, Lymphoma and Myeloma. This is Dr. Goy’s third time chairing the three-day conference, which focuses on encouraging collaboration… View Article

  • John Theurer Cancer Center part of multi-center study with National Cancer Institute and Kite Pharma for CAR-T Cell Therapy Study Showing Very Impressive Results in Aggressive Lymphoma Refractory to Chemotherapy

    Published on March 6, 2017

    Immunotherapy is without any doubt changing the field of cancer. One of the most promising approaches is through chimeric antigen receptor T-cell (CAR-T) T-cells, which have led to very impressive activity in refractory aggressive lymphoma. John Theurer Cancer Center (JTCC) at Hackensack University Medical Center was part of this critical large multi-center study (ZUMA-2 trial)… View Article

  • Ready to RE-WRITE Cancer

    Published on February 27, 2017

    John Theurer Cancer Center at Hackensack University Medical Center — part of Hackensack Meridian Health — is New Jersey’s largest and most comprehensive cancer program. In less than 25 years, we’ve become one of the most prominent programs nationwide, with over 1,200 team members in a highly subspecialized and multidisciplinary environment. Not surprisingly, more people… View Article