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    When it Comes to Breast Care, Accreditation Matters

    by  • August 20, 2015 • Breast Cancer Surgery, Breast Cancer Treatment, News • 0 Comments

    July 2015    “ On behalf of the American College of Surgeons, National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers, I am taking this opportunity to congratulate you and your Breast Center team on achieving Three-Year Full Accreditation …” Prior to 2008 More than eight years ago, the American College of...

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    Fox Chase Took Charge at Miles for Melanoma 2015

    by  • August 20, 2015 • Cancer Screening, Melanoma, Skin Cancer, Special events • 0 Comments

    Joining the likes of elephants, bears, alligators and tigers, Fox Chase Cancer Center faculty, staff and patients took charge at the Philadelphia Zoo on Sunday, August 16, 2015, at the first annual Miles for Melanoma 5K. The event was sponsored by the Melanoma Research Foundation. As captain of our team, I couldn’t have been...

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    Fox Chase Breast Cancer Survivor Wins First Place in 2014 Lilly Oncology on Canvas Art Competition

    by  • January 21, 2015 • Breast Cancer Surgery, Breast Cancer Treatment, Events, Special events

    Susan Hope Schaffer was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2004 when she was just 45 years old. She found her cancer through a self-exam, not from a mammography or ultrasound. She attributes her success in beating cancer to the excellent care she received by the healthcare providers of Fox Chase, to her family and...

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