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New treatment for melanoma now available

Aleksandar Jankov, MD, a Baptist Cancer Center oncologist, has completed training to administer Imlygic, a new treatment for melanoma. The therapy is a genetically modified oncolytic for the treatment of unresectable cutaneous, subcutaneous, and nodal lesions in patients …

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Hitting the pavement for breast cancer

The 2017 Race for the Cure led many Baptist team members to the streets. While fundraising continues for another week, congratulations are in order for the Baptist teams and youth who helped support the race. Baptist youth Madelyn …

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Baptist Cancer Center achieves CoC accreditation

Baptist Cancer Center recently achieved the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer (CoC) accreditation. CoC Accreditation is awarded to cancer care programs that have made a commitment to providing high-quality, comprehensive, multidisciplinary, patient-centered care as demonstrated through …

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Putting empathy in cancer care

Baptist Cancer Center has partnered with Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Mississippi to create the Cancer Care Home model, which will transform the way we treat cancer patients. A key component of this model is the navigator …

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Baptist North Mississippi and Ole Miss Kickin’ Cancer

Baptist Cancer Center North Mississippi recently sponsored Kickin’ Cancer with Ole Miss Women’s Soccer in support of ovarian cancer awareness. BCC-NM volunteers presented teal-colored water bottles and ovarian cancer awareness brochures to the first 300 fans at the …

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September 24 was a historic day for our cancer program. That date represents the final phase of our oncology physicians from four separate groups coming together as one and officially joining the Baptist Cancer Center. Each of these …

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