Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University

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“We have made great strides as a center and the Winship Cancer Institute will continue to emphasize outstanding multidisciplinary care and research. Our greatest strength lies in how our entire team works together on behalf of our patients.”

-  Walter J. Curran MD
Executive Director,
Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University

Feature Articles


2013 Winship Cancer Institute Win The Fight 5K
Help support cancer research by participating in the Winship Cancer Institute Win The Fight 5K run/walk race on October 5th, 2013.

A Win for Georgia: Winship Cancer Institute Awarded Renewal on NCI Designation 
Dr. Walter J. Curran, Jr., is proud to announce that the Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University has been awarded a renewal on its National Cancer Institute (NCI) designation.

Hula Hooping in the Hospital Halls
During the weeks of the XXX Summer Olympic Games, staff at Emory University Hospital are competing in the BMT (Blood Marrow Transplant) Olympics. 

Proton Therapy Coming to Georgia
Emory Healthcare has signed a letter of intent with Advanced Particle Therapy, opening the door to a final exploratory phase for development of The Georgia Proton Treatment Center -- Georgia's first proton therapy facility.

SurvivorLink: A Resource for Pediatric Cancer Survivors
Dr. Ann Mertens, Emory University, on a program developed as a resource for pediatric cancer survivors in Georgia.

Prostate Cancer Treatment at Emory
Experts at Winship agree: It's the teamwork that makes a difference in treating prostate cancer patients.

"Emory Celebrates 3,000th Bone Marrow Transplant"
Video marking Emory's 3000th bone marrow transplant.

Fighting Lung Cancer at Winship Cancer Institute
Dr. Fadlo Khuri describes what makes Emory's lung cancer program so good and sets it apart from others in Georgia.

"Bone Marrow Transplant"
Video with Dr. Ned Waller

"New Lung Cancer Drug Trial"
3 videos with Dr. Suresh Ramalingam

"Nanotechnology to Improve Cancer Treatment"
5 videos featuring Dr. Shuming Nie

"Jessica's Rules"
Emory Magazine audio slide show with cancer survivor.

"Charles Staley, MD: Exploring new treatments for rare cancers"
"Sound Science" interview and article.

"Omer Kucuk, MD: What fruits and vegetables have to do with cancer"
"Sound Science" interview and article.

"Michael Burke, MD: Helping patients cope with cancer's emotional fallout"
"Sound Science" interview and article.

"A Cancer Journey"
Audio slide show with the mother of a childhood cancer survivor.

CancerQuest Patient Interviews
Interviews with Winship patients.

CancerQuest Researcher Interviews
Interviews with Winship cancer researchers.


As Georgia’s first and only National Cancer Institute Designated Cancer Center, Emory University’s Winship Cancer Institute serves as the coordinating center for a vast array of resources in medical, surgical, radiation oncology, diagnostic imaging, and the subspecialties of cancer care throughout Emory University. Read more... (PDF)

NCI Designation

Winship rated 'outstanding' in renewal of Cancer Center Designation (8/8/2012)
Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University has been rated "Outstanding" by the National Cancer Institute (NCI), which has renewed Winship's designation as a NCI-Designated Cancer Center for five years.  


Walter J. Curran

Walter Curran, MD
Biography (PDF, 44 K)
Photo (JPG, 2 MB)

Fadlo R. Khuri, MD
Biography (PDF, 20 K)
Photo (JPG, 3.3 MB)

Dong M. Shin, MD, FACP
Biography (PDF, 28 K)
Head Shot (JPG, 50 K)
Photo At Desk (JPG, 1.63 MB)
Photo with Khuri (JPG, 1.61 MB)

Paul W. Doetsch, PhD
Biography (PDF, 28 K)
Head Shot (JPG, 452 K)

Roberd M. Bostick, MD, MPH
Biography (PDF, 60 K)
Head Shot (JPG, 48 K)

Charles Staley, MD
Biography (PDF, 40 K)



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To contact Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University media relations:

Catherine S. Williams
Communications Manager
Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University
404-778-5848 Office
404-971-0726 Mobile


Judy Fortin
Director of Media Relations and Communications
Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University
404-778-4580 Office
404-664-2016 Mobile

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