DCI Blog


Duke Cancer Institute (DCI) Blog provides updates, organizational announcements, the latest in funding opportunities and information on upcoming conferences and symposiums. This blog also highlights inspiring patient stories and the accomplishments and achievements of DCI faculty and staff. Subscribers are invited to submit story ideas and other news of interest. Email submissions and feedback to Karen E. Butler, Director of Communications, Duke Cancer Institute.

Foundation To Host Pink Pumps And Bow Ties Dinner (10.26.17)

The Pretty In Pink Foundation , founded by Lisa Tolnitch, MD, Duke Women's Cancer Care Raleigh, will host its Pink Pumps and Bow Ties Dinner on Thursday, Oct. 26, from 5:30 to 9 p.m. at the Carolina Country Club in Raleigh, North Carolina. The event, presented by the Pretty In Pink Foundation's...

For Patients: Surviving And Thriving

Duke Cancer Center Macon Pond will host Surviving And Thriving on Saturday, Oct. 24, from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. The seminar for women will feature author and certified sex therapist Laurie Watson , MA, LMFT, LPC, who will address sexuality and sexual function. Surviving And Thriving will also...

Acquisitions Take Duke-Level Cancer Care To Raleigh

Duke Medicine’s acquisition of three former Cancer Center of North Carolina (CCNC) locations in Raleigh and Cary offers Duke-level oncology care for patients in that rapidly growing regional market. The move provides residents with closer-to-home access to innovative clinical trials and the latest...