Cheryl Ferrazza

Audrey Weisma

Audrey Weisma

Audrey Weisma supporting The Pap Corps this summer with her little friend. Our Laps for Pap program makes it easy to donate. Just text SURVIVOR to 80888 when you take a walk. Any amount will do. Challenge your friends to see who can donate the most! And send us your photos to lapsforpap@thepapcorps.org.

Dr. Carmen Calfa

Dr. Carmen Calfa Dr. Carmen Calfa

Dr. Calfa is an Assistant Professor of Medicine and an Associate Director of Community Outreach for the Sylvester Breast Cancer Center in Plantation, where she also chairs the multidisciplinary tumor board.   In addition to being an outstanding and compassionate physician, she has dedicated her career to developing new treatment approaches for women with breast cancer and improving breast cancer survivorship. She […]

Jessica MacIntyre

Jessica MacIntyre Jessica MacIntyre

While we have been focusing on the incredible doctors at Sylvester during National Cancer Research Month, we also want to honor the outstanding nurses at Sylvester as May is also Nurse Oncology Month! As many of you know, The Pap Corps has a program that provides scholarships that will allow Sylvester’s oncology nurses to further […]

Dr. Sophia George (BRCA Gene Researcher)

Dr. Sophia George (BRCA Gene Researcher) Dr. Sophia George (BRCA Gene Researcher)

As we continue our focus on cancer researchers, today we introduce you to Dr. Sophia George. Her precision prevention research examines the incidence and prevalence of hereditary breast and ovarian cancer syndrome in women from the Caribbean. Ovarian cancer starts in the Fallopian tube epithelia (FTE), so she and her researchers use these FTE cells […]

Dr. Justin Watts

Dr. Justin Watts Dr. Justin Watts

During National Cancer Research Month, we are very proud to feature the Pap Corps’ Endowed Chair in Leukemia, Dr. Justin Watts.  His mission is to design and develop the next generation of drug therapies and precision medicine techniques that will cure more patients with leukemia with less toxic side effects. His research focuses on innovative […]

Dr. Eli Avisar

Dr. Eli Avisar Dr. Eli Avisar

May is National Cancer Research Month. Thanks to the doctors at Sylvester, there have been many advances. Today we feature Dr. Eli Avisar, a surgical oncologist who specializes in breast cancer melanoma and sarcoma. Besides his many contributions to cancer research, Dr. Avisar is an expert in lymph nodes assessment in a variety of difficult places […]

Dr. Krishna Komanduri

Dr. Krishna Komanduri Dr. Krishna Komanduri

The month of May is dedicated to raising awareness about cancer research. Today, we feature Dr. Krishna Komanduri, Director of the Adult Stem Cell Transplant Program at Sylvester. Dr. Komanduri joined Sylvester in 2008 from MD Anderson Cancer Center. Under his leadership, the Adult Stem Cell Transplant Program has grown significantly in recent years, performing […]

Dao M. Nguyen, MD MSc FRCSC FACS

Dao M. Nguyen, MD MSc FRCSC FACS Dao M. Nguyen, MD

As we continue our salute to the doctors at Sylvester during National Cancer Month, we are proud to spotlight Dr. Dao Nguyen, who is the Professor of Surgery and the B. and Donald Carlin Endowed Chair of Thoracic Surgical Oncology, University of Miami.  He is also an active member of the Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center and co-chair […]

Dr. James Hoffman

Dr. James Hoffman Dr. James Hoffman

We are saluting doctors at Sylvester in honor of National Cancer Research month. Today, we spotlight Dr. James Hoffman, Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine. He is a specialist in the plasma cell disorders, including multiple myeloma and amyloidosis. He currently serves as Director of the myeloma and amyloidosis division and Associate Director of the hematology-oncology […]

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