Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center Earns Supplemental Grant

Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center Earns Supplemental Grant

  1. Jill Marten
    Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center Earns Supplemental Grant
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    • 1. Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center Earns Supplemental Grant
    • 2. Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center Earns Supplemental Grant  Currently the corporate director of human resources at Baptist Health South Florida, Jill Marten has also performed in executive HR roles with organizations like the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine-UHealth System and the Hospital Corporation of America. In addition to her professional endeavors, Jill Marten has supported a number of charitable organizations, including the Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center.
    • 3. Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center Earns Supplemental Grant  The Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center recently announced its receipt of a $170,000 one-year, supplemental award from the National Cancer Institute (NCI). With this latest award, Sylvester will become the coordinating facility for the NCI’s Geographic Management of Cancer Health Disparities Program - Region 3 (GMaP3), an 11-institution research collective. The new grant supplements a prior five-year NCI endowment that funds cervical cancer research.
    • 4. Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center Earns Supplemental Grant  Awarded in 2010, the previous grant supports Sylvester’s South Florida Center for Reducing Cancer Disparities (SUCCESS) program. The founders of SUCCESS , who will also lead GMaP3, note that the latest award will help them build on existing research, as well as foster collaboration between research institutions that share objectives but typically work independently.
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