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.

With NCCN Grant, GI Clinicians Tackle Fractured Care

A multi-disciplinary team of researchers led by Duke Cancer Institute surgical oncologist Dan Blazer III, MD , surgery resident Daniel P. Nussbaum, MD , and Duke Cancer Network medical director Linda M. Sutton, MD , has been awarded $100,000 by the National Comprehensive Cancer Network Oncology...

Dalton Recognized For Excellence In Clinical Writing

Kerri A. Dalton, MSN, RN, AOCNS,® has been named to receive this year’s Susan Baird Excellence in Clinical Writing Award from the Oncology Nursing Society (ONS). The award recognizes and rewards excellence in the authorship of a paper advancing oncology nursing. Dalton will receive the award as a...

Duke Cancer Network Announces New Affiliation

Gwinnett Medical Center along with the Duke Cancer Network recently announced a new research-based and educational affiliation. Gwinnett Medical Center, located in Lawrenceville, Georgia, is the only health system in the state to become an affiliate of this network. “Our affiliation with Duke...