2019 Geriatric Oncology Symposium: Cancer and Aging Research at Forefront

November 22, 2019

  Pre-Conference Workshop: 9:30 – 11 a.m. 9:30 a.m. Welcome and Introduction Kristen Nyrop, PhD 9:45 a.m. LCCC 0916 Carolina Senior Roundtable Discussions Patty Spears Geriatric Oncology Symposium: 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. 11 a.m. Introduction Trevor Jolly, MD, Hyman Muss, MD, and Jan Busby-Whitehead, MD 11:05 a.m. Welcome H. Shelton Earp, MD Session I: Sarcopenia, P16 … Continued

Muss leads study published in Journal of Clinical Oncology

August 13, 2019

UNC Lineberger’s Hyman B. Muss, MD, the Mary Jones Hudson Distinguished Professor in the UNC School of Medicine Division of Hematology/Oncology and director of UNC Lineberger’s geriatric oncology program, led a study published in the Journal of Clinical Oncology that found that older patients with early breast cancer had lower rate of recurrence when treated … Continued