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.

Duke Raleigh GI Oncology Symposium (10.6.18)

SAVE THE DATE Duke Raleigh GI Oncology Symposium Saturday, Oct. 6, 2018 Raleigh Country Club 400 Donald Ross Dr, Raleigh, NC 27610 No Fee :: CME/CEU Available abbruzzesejamessq.jpg Keynote Speaker James Abbruzzese , MD Chief, Division of Medical Oncology Duke Cancer Institute Please save the date...

Cancer Survivor Credits Care Team for Second and Third Chance at Life 

In the ‘70s, ‘80s and ‘90s, mother and homemaker Charlotte Miller was always on the move. Married to a textile manager, the couple married right out of high school in their home state of Pennsylvania. They relocated several times for his career — to North Carolina, then Ohio, Wisconsin,...

Blackman Named Admin. Director For GI And Melanoma

Kristen Blackman, MHA, formerly administrative director for clinical operations for Neurosciences and Musculoskeletal Services at Duke University Hospital, was named this fall to serve as administrative director for the DCI’s GI and Melanoma Cancer Programs. “I am delighted that Kristen elected to...