Cancer prevention study seeks participants

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Hennepin County Medical Center’s Whittier Clinic and its downtown clinic campus will both be enrollment sites for the American Cancer Society’s Cancer Prevention Study-3 (CPS-3). The 20-30 year study gives participants the unique opportunity to help researchers better understand the genetic, environmental, and lifestyle factors that cause – or prevent – cancer. This understanding could lead to interventions that may save lives. Continue reading “Cancer prevention study seeks participants”

Hennepin Comprehensive Cancer Center achieves national certification for quality

The Hennepin Comprehensive Cancer Center  was recently recognized by the Quality Oncology Practice Initiative (QOPI®) Certification Program, an affiliate of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO).  The QOPI® Certification Program provides a three-year certification for outpatient hematology-oncology practices that meet the highest standards for quality cancer care. Continue reading “Hennepin Comprehensive Cancer Center achieves national certification for quality”