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.

August Newsmakers

Read here for a sample of some of the DCI physicians, physician-scientists, researchers and nurses whose work was featured in the media and academic journals this month. This list includes Tian Zhang, MD; Arif Kamal, MD, MHS; Kim Slusser, MSN, BSN; Fumiko Chino, MD; and many others.

Oncology Case Manager Devi Desai Elected to ACMA Board

Devi Desai, MSW, LCSW, ACM-SW, was recently elected as a Board Member-at-Large to serve a two-year term with the American Case Management Association (ACMA) National Board of Directors. Her term started on April 20 when the group — whose members include nurses, social workers, physicians,...