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Tenure-Earning Faculty in Dept. of Biostats & Bioinformatics /Co-Director, Collaborative Data Svcs

Whole Person Benefit Packages | Relocation Assistance | Research Incentive Plans The Department of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics at Moffitt Cancer Center (MCC), a National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center, is seeking a faculty member in the tenure-earning rank of Assistant/Associate with expertise in real-world data analysis expertise, including clinical data…

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Mental health disorders and survival among older patients with diffuse large B-cell lymphoma in the USA: a population-based study

Background: Mental health disorders can potentially decrease quality of life and survival in patients with cancer. Little is known about the survival implications of mental health disorders in patients with diffuse large B-cell lymphoma (DLBCL). We aimed to evaluate the effect of pre-existing depression, anxiety, or both on survival in…

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Survival outcomes of patients newly diagnosed with diffuse large B-cell lymphoma: real-world evidence from a German claims database

Adzersen K, Friedrich S, Becker N (2016) Are epidemiological data on lymphoma incidence comparable? Results from an application of the coding recommendations of WHO, InterLymph, ENCR and SEER to a cancer registry dataset. J Cancer Res Clin Oncol 142:167–175 Article  PubMed  Google Scholar  Ardeshna KM, Smith P, Norton A et…

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Poor Ovarian Cancer Survival Linked to Racial and Ethnic Barriers

Compared with White women, Black women with ovarian cancer (OC) were less likely to consult a gynecologic oncologist and receive surgery, according to a study. The results of the cohort study were published in JAMA Network Open. “Multiple studies have documented lower rates of guideline-concordant treatment among Black patients,” wrote…

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