Inova in the News
Preventing Melanoma: Should You Drink More Coffee and Hold Off on the Viagra?
Suraj Venna, MD, is board certified in dermatology. He is the founding director of the Inova Melanoma and Skin Cancer Center. Dr. Venna specializes in detecting and treating skin cancer. Dr. Venna is also chair for the 2015 American Society of Clinical Oncology Melanoma Education Committee, the largest international meeting of oncologists. Read Dr. Venna’s […]
Tuesday, September 01, 2015 8:43:16 AM

Hybrid Academic-Community Cancer Centers Take Shape, MedPage Today, August 31, 2015
“An alternative cancer center model has been emerging at a number of healthcare institutions around the country that offers patients local access to more and earlier-phase clinical trials and better care than they might receive in traditional community settings, a MedPage Today investigation found. These new hybrid centers also provide oncologists an opportunity to practice […]
Monday, August 31, 2015 7:00:57 AM

Jimmy Carter’s Rare Cancer Diagnosis
Suraj Venna, MD, is board certified in dermatology. He is the founding director of the Inova Melanoma and Skin Cancer Center. Dr. Venna specializes in detecting and treating skin cancer. Dr. Venna is also chair for the 2015 American Society of Clinical Oncology Melanoma Education Committee, the largest international meeting of oncologists. Read Dr. Venna’s […]
Thursday, August 27, 2015 9:13:08 AM

Inova Loudoun Hospital Mobile Health Services September 2015 Screenings Schedule
September 2015 Screenings Schedule Leesburg, VA – August 25, 2015 – Inova Loudoun Hospital Mobile Health Services will be providing countywide blood pressure screenings at a variety of locations during the month of September. For further information call the Mobile Health hotline at 703-858-8818 or visit at www.inova.org/mobilehealth. Tuesday, Sept. 1, 10 a.m. – noon […]
Tuesday, August 25, 2015 7:00:11 AM

Inova Sports Medicine and Vienna Youth Soccer Partner to Bring Personalized Care to Athletes
Washington DC – August 20, 2015 – Inova Sports Medicine and Vienna Youth Soccer, Inc (VYS) recently announced a newly formed relationship for the 2015-16 season. VYS is a leading youth soccer organization in the Northern Virginia area, with over 3,500 players of all ages. Its mission is to build character, confidence, and a lifelong love […]
Thursday, August 20, 2015 12:00:50 PM

The Future of Personalized Health at Inova
John Deeken, MD, is board certified in medical oncology. He specializes in treating patients with head and neck cancer. He is especially interested in using genomics to personalize cancer treatments and in developing targeted therapies. Dr. Deeken serves as associate director for Clinical Research for the Inova Dwight and Martha Schar Cancer Institute. In addition, […]
Friday, August 14, 2015 9:00:52 AM

Microbiomes: Tiny Organisms with a Big Impact
Donald L. Trump, MD, is board certified in internal medicine and medical oncology. Dr. Trump is the CEO and executive director of the Inova Dwight and Martha Schar Cancer Institute. He is the former CEO and president of an NCI-designated comprehensive cancer center, Roswell Park Cancer Institute. Dr. Trump maintains an active clinical and translational […]
Thursday, August 13, 2015 11:32:00 AM

Getting a healthy start to the new school year, WUSA 9, August 12, 2015
“Physicals and checkups are an important part of preparing for a healthy school year, but there are other ways to prepare now to give an extra boost towards healthy learning. Dr. Rachel Spiegel of Inova Primary Care — Vienna says lack of sleep actually hinders the education process for students of all ages.” Read more.
Wednesday, August 12, 2015 1:42:44 PM

Inova’s ASTEC Earns Coveted Comprehensive Accredited Education Institute Status
Washington DC – August 11, 2015 – Inova’s Advanced Surgical Technology and Education Center (ASTEC) at Inova Fairfax Medical Campus (IFMC) has earned the American College of Surgeons’ (ACS) status as a “Comprehensive Accredited Education Institute” (AEI). Only 88 other facilities worldwide hold the AEI designation. The ACS AEI program was created in 2005 to uphold […]
Tuesday, August 11, 2015 7:00:52 AM

Supplements: Proceed with Caution
Timothy L. Cannon, MD, is board certified in medical oncology, hematology and internal medicine. His specialty is managing gastrointestinal cancers. Dr. Cannon emphasizes personalized care for his patients and is interested in pharmacogenomics as well as using technology to improve patients’ access to care. Read Dr. Cannon’s profile. An employee once told me that she […]
Monday, August 10, 2015 8:37:31 AM

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