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As supporters of the UW Carbone Cancer Center, we are all connected in our quest to advance cancer research. In our "Connections" annual report, meet researchers, patients and physicians who all contribute to this quest. 

 

Interdisciplinary Research, Better Outcomes

 

Disciplines collide on the 6th floor of the Wisconsin Institutes for Medical Research, where David Beebe, PhD, and his team of scientists discover how tumors develop. In Beebe's lab, engineers regularly meet face-to-face with biologists, and the diversity of thought leads to greater learning and innovation. Learn more about Beebe's research

 

  Meet David

 

A Family, a Cancer Community, and a Mission

 

When Mindy Schwenn's mother was stricken with breast cancer, she and her husband Troy saw an opportunity to instill a culture of awareness and giving at Troy's company, Automation Components. Later, Mindy herself was diagnosed with colon cancer, and it became a family affair. Read more about the Schwenn family's dedication to raising cancer funds

  Meet the Schwenns

A Humanistic Approach to Palliative Care

 

"For us, it's really about building relationships," says Toby Campbell, MD, Chief of the UW Carbone Cancer Center's Palliative Care program. Working to relieve the symptoms, pain and stress of a serious illness, the palliative care team provides an extra layer of support for patients and families at any stage of a serious illness - even those receiving potentially curative treatment. Watch Dr. Campbell explain palliative care

  Meet Toby

 

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