The president and director becomes the ninth Fred Hutch faculty member inducted into the NAM, one of the highest honors in health and medicine
Oct. 19, 2015
| By Diane Mapes and Kristen Woodward / Fred Hutch News Service
Dr. Gary Gilliland, president and director of Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, was just elected to the National Academy of Medicine, or NAM, one of the highest honors to be had in health and medicine.
Nearly 14,000 die each year of brain cancer, but researchers are aiming to change that
June 2, 2015
| By Bill Briggs and Dr. Sabrina Richards
The family of Joseph “Beau” Biden III, son of Vice President Joe Biden, has not yet revealed the specific type of brain cancer that killed the 46-year-old father and Iraq veteran on Saturday. Nearly 14,000 people die annually from brain cancer, but researchers at Fred Hutch are trying to change that.