VIP News

Welcome to VIP News! 

Our new blog is dedicated to sharing the latest stories from the Flint Animal Cancer Center’s Very Important Pets & People! Plus, you’ll learn more about our current clinical trials, our inspiring research, and our work to find a cure for BOTH pets and people with cancer. We invite you to follow us! 
Cancer Research

Dr. Dan Regan searches for answers to combat metastatic disease

Staff Writer | August 08, 2019

Regan believes one key to combating metastatic disease is understanding how the primary tumor conditions the soil in distant locations. In both pets and people, metastatic disease continues to puzzle scientists and challenge clinicians.

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Dr. Rod Page honored for career achievement in canine research

Lauren Mingus | July 29, 2019

Dr. Rod Page, professor of medical oncology, Stephen J Withrow Presidential Chair in Oncology, and director of the Flint Animal Cancer Center at CSU’s James L. Voss Veterinary Teaching Hospital,  received the American Veterinary Medical Association Career Achievement in Canine Research Award at the National Veterinary Scholars Symposium on July 27 in Worcester, Mass.

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Clinician & Scientist Dr. Keara Boss Forging a New Path in Radiation Biology Research

Staff Writer | July 24, 2019

Dr. Keara Boss is board-certified in radiation oncology and also holds a Ph.D. in radiation biology and is focusing her work on head and neck cancers to find better treatments for both pets and people.

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Pet Loss

Preparing to say goodbye to your pet

Maria Gore, MSW | July 18, 2019

The pain of saying goodbye to our pets is heartbreaking, and although no amount of preparation will eliminate that pain, there are some considerations that may help you feel more in control of the situation.

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Using 3-D Printing Technology to Personalize Limb-Spare Implants

Staff Writer | July 11, 2019

FACC-trained surgical oncologist and associate professor Dr. Bernard Séguin is using 3-D printing technology in hopes of overcoming complications with traditional limb-spare surgery.

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