Month: September 2013

Cooper and MD Anderson Cancer Center Officially Enter Partnership

September 26, 2013

Today, Cooper University Health Care and The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center signed a partnership agreement to create MD Anderson Cancer Center at Cooper in Camden. This new, integrated cancer center will be the first partnership for MD Anderson in the Northeast. MD Anderson is located in Houston, Texas, and is the No.…

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Third Annual Jim Fifis Lung Cancer Research Fund at Cooper Benefit Dinner Raises $95,000

September 25, 2013

The President and CEO of the Cooper Foundation of Cooper University Health System Susan Bass Levin announced that the Third Annual Jim Fifis Lung Cancer Research Fund at Cooper Benefit Dinner raised $95,000 for lung cancer research at the MD Anderson Cancer Center at Cooper. More than 200 people gathered at Ponzio’s Diner-Bakery-Bar in Cherry…

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Third Annual Jim Fifis Lung Cancer Research Fund at Cooper Benefit Dinner Raises More Than $90,000

September 24, 2013

CAMDEN, N.J.— The President and CEO of the Cooper Foundation of Cooper University Health System Susan Bass Levin announced tonight that the Third Annual Jim Fifis Lung Cancer Research Fund at Cooper Benefit Dinner raised more than $90,000 for lung cancer research at Cooper Cancer Institute. More than 200 people gathered at Ponzio’s Diner-Bakery-Bar in…

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Children’s Regional Hospital at Cooper Receives $15,000 from the Joyful Gathering Spiritual Center

September 16, 2013

  The Cooper Foundation of the Cooper Health System announced today a $15,000 donation from the Joyful Gathering Spiritual Center in Haddon Township. The donation will support the Cooper Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) at the Children’s Regional Hospital at Cooper, which treats more than 500 term and premature infants each year with medical and…

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Cooper University Health Care and MD Anderson Cancer Center Announce Partnership To Transform Cancer Care in the Region

September 5, 2013

Cooper University Health Care and MD Anderson Cancer Center signed a letter of intent earlier this summer to form a partnership that will provide cancer patients in the region with access to MD Anderson’s world-renowned treatment protocols, extensive clinical trials, and cutting edge translational research. Cooper and MD Anderson will open a new state-of-the-art freestanding…

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Courier-Post: Cooper, MD Anderson treat cancer patients in splendor

September 5, 2013

Editor’s Note: The following article originally ran on Courier-Post Online on September 4, 2013. Cooper, MD Anderson treat cancer patients in splendor Sep. 4, 2013 Written by Kim Mulford Courier-Post Staff Dr. Generosa Grana stepped into the airy, light-filled lobby of Cooper University Health Care’s new cancer center, now under construction in Camden. She marveled…

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Cooper Learning Center Summer Program Promotes Early Reading Skills

September 3, 2013

Developing a solid early reading foundation is directly linked to better communication and logical thinking skills, and opens the door to opportunities. Fifteen students, grades K-3, from the Lanning Square section of Camden, had the opportunity to enhance their reading skills during the Cooper Learning Center Summer Reading Program. “Research shows when you target children’s…

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Celebrate a Loved One With a Gift to the Tranquility Garden

September 3, 2013

The new Cooper Cancer Institute, opening this October, features the Tranquility Garden, a scenic, rooftop garden designed to allow nature to help bring calm and peace to those in need and to enhance the healing process. Trees, flowers, a garden path and benches create a peaceful environment for reflection for patients, families and loved ones.…

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Love to Shop? Shop for a Cure Begins September 16

September 3, 2013

With Labor Day behind us, it’s time to put the white pants away and shop for the latest fall fashions! This season, shop ‘til you drop and support an important women’s health initiative. From September 16 to October 27, The Shops at Lee Newman Plaza will donate 10 percent of your purchase to Pink Roses…

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