Utah has the lowest smoking rate in the nation, yet lung cancer kills more people than any other cancer. What’s going on? Featuring Dr. Wallace Akerley (Professor, Oncology). ... Read MoreInternal Medicine
The division of oncology works to fulfill the missions of the Department of Internal Medicine and Huntsman Cancer Institute, which is to understand cancer from its beginnings, to use that knowledge in the creation and improvement of cancer treatments, to relieve the suffering of cancer patients, and to provide education about cancer risk, prevention and care. Read more.
At the State of the Science Summit, faculty from the Division on Oncology delved into biomarker discoveries, research regarding the heredity of lung cancer, emerging treatment modalities, and practice-changing trials that have impacted the paradigm.... Read MoreInternal Medicine
HCI physician-scientist, Conan Kinsey, MD, PhD, has identified potentially effective treatment for pancreatic cancer. ... Read MoreInternal Medicine