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John Mendelsohn Talks About MD Anderson's Accomplishments During His Presidency

4y ago

Description During his tenure MD Anderson has: • Expanded clinical care activities by opening the Lowry and Peggy Mays Clinic, the Faculty Center, the T. Boone Pickens Academic Tower, Proton Therapy Center and a 320-bed expansion of the Alkek Hospital. • Created the Duncan Family Institute for Cancer Prevention and Risk Assessment • Increased the cancer center's operating budget, private philanthropy and earned more competitive research grant dollars from NCI than any other U.S. cancer center or university. • Built a world-wide collaborative network of more than 20 sister institutions, and opened clinical programs bearing the MD Anderson name across greater Houston, in Orlando, Madrid, Istanbul , Albuquerque and soon in Phoenix.