Dr. Grace Lu-Yao Recognized with International Society of Geriatric Oncology Investigator Award

Grace Lu-Yao, PhD, Associate Director of Population Science at the Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center – Jefferson Health (SKCC), has been honored with the International Society of Geriatric Oncology (SIOG) 2018 Nursing and Allied Health (NAH) Investigator Award at the SIOG 2018 Annual Conference. This award recognizes significant contributions from new investigators in geriatric oncology nursing …


A New Battlefront: Symposium at Jefferson’s Kimmel Cancer Center to Tackle Geriatric Oncology

Approaches to treating elderly cancer patients are evolving as more of the population ages and the need for specialized care becomes more evident. To address these issues and others, national thought leaders in geriatric oncology will gather at a unique symposium at the Kimmel Cancer Center at Jefferson (KCC) in Philadelphia on Friday, March 9, …