Category Archives: Leading

Funds that support continued education, advanced training, fellowships or other programming to strengthen Aurora caregivers’ expertise.

Oncology precision medicine: The future of cancer care

Whether it’s a friend, family member – or maybe even you – cancer touches all of us in some way. And while this devastating disease may be common, treatments for each cancer and each person are highly individual. Now Aurora … Continue reading

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Your gifts are growing talent and advancing research through Aurora Health Care Foundation

To provide the best outcomes for their patients, Aurora Health Care doctors balance research and teaching with expert care. “These talented physicians from the best medical centers and fellowship programs provide clinical care, conduct research and pass on that knowledge to the next generation of practitioners,” said Randall … Continue reading

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Aurora Cancer Care and Vince Lombardi Cancer Foundation: Creating hope for 25 years

Over the last 25 years, Vince Lombardi Cancer Foundation has contributed more than $18 million to support Aurora Cancer Care and Research. This year, it committed nearly $2.3 million to support several projects, including: $1 million-  Neuro Anatomy Lab at … Continue reading

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$1 million gift aims to advance cardiovascular research

Aurora Health Care Foundation is pleased to announce a $1 million commitment from Tim and Vivian Sullivan to advance cardiovascular research and fellowship programs led by Tanvir Bajwa, MD, an interventional cardiologist at Aurora St. Luke’s Medical Center. This gift … Continue reading

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Aurora Cancer Research Awardees Announced

Congratulations to the following seven Aurora researchers, who received the Aurora Research Institute’s 2014 Cancer Research Awards: Martin Corsten, MD, whose research focuses determining if inflammation has an impact on human papillomavirus (HPV) infection in the oral cavity. This study will be … Continue reading

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Launch of Aurora Research Institute Journal made possible through the generosity of donors

The first issue of Aurora Research Institute’s own peer-reviewed Journal of Patient-Centered Research and Reviews (JPCRR) is now available. This Journal is focused on scholarly works devoted to improving patient care and showcases medical advancements that substantially improve human health … Continue reading

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Foundation Leader Recognized as “Woman of Influence”

Congratulations to Cristy Garcia-Thomas, President of the Aurora Health Care Foundation, who was named as one of the 2013 Women of Influence by The Business Journal. Cristy joins a list of 28 women who serve in leadership roles with businesses, … Continue reading

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