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Stand Up to Cancer: Virginia G. Piper Cancer Center at Scottsdale Healthcare
Stand Up to Cancer: Virginia G. Piper Cancer Center at Scottsdale Healthcare
The Virginia G. Piper Cancer Center at Scottsdale Healthcare is one of the original Stand Up to Cancer Dream Team sites, studying new cancer treatments for pancreatic cancer. Led by Dr. Daniel Von Hoff, the studies have shown encouraging results in improving quality of life and extending life expectancy for patients with advanced pancreatic cancer. Hear Dr. Von Hoff's NPR interview about the Dream Teams: http://www.kjzz.org/content/1303/valley-physician-part-dream-teams-fighting-cancer Virginia G. Piper Cancer Center Clinical Trials is a partnership between Scottsdale Healthcare and TGen that treats cancer patients with promising new drugs, and has built a national reputation for its drug development programs and treating advanced and rare cancers. Individuals seeking information about clinical trials at the Virginia G. Piper Cancer Center at Scottsdale Healthcare (http://www.shc.org/clinicaltrials) may call 480-323-1339; toll free at 1-877-273-3713 or via email clinicaltrials@shc.org.
Virginia G. Piper Cancer Center at Scottsdale Healthcare
Virginia G. Piper Cancer Center at Scottsdale Healthcare
The Virginia G. Piper Cancer Center at Scottsdale Healthcare opened in 2001 as the first major cancer center in greater Phoenix to offer comprehensive cancer research, diagnosis, treatment and support services in a single location at Scottsdale Healthcare Shea Medical Center. Through our partnerships with community physicians, Scottsdale Healthcare Research Institute, the Translational Genomics Research Institute (TGen) and others, the patient and supportive care services you deserve have never been easier to access. Our Cancer Care Coordinators are experienced advanced practice nurses with expertise in oncology. From the time youre diagnosed, this nurse coordinator is available as a dedicated member of your cancer care team and will facilitate personalized cancer care for you and your family. Learn more at http://www.shc.org. To contact a Cancer Care Coordinator, Call: 480-323-1255 (toll free 1-877- 273-3639) Email: ccc@shc.org