Stories by Samir N. Khleif, M.D.

Sunday, Oct. 12, 2014

Guest Column: Full mission of GRU's Cancer Center falls under many varied definitions

A successful cancer center is defined by being something more than the sum of all these parts.
By Samir N. Khleif, M.D.

Sunday, July 27, 2014

Guest Column: No smoke, but there could be fire: E-cigarettes might not be the answer

The public, government regulators or even the health-care community have no clear understanding of what the consequences of e-cigarettes might be.
By Samir N. Khleif, M.D.

Saturday, April 12, 2014

Guest Column: Bank on the success of an elite treatment facility

The GRU Cancer Center isn't just the people who work here on a day-to-day basis. It's all of us.
By Samir N. Khleif, M.D.

Sunday, June 9, 2013

Column: GRU Cancer Center is making strides

Your support is vital in building a new, nationally prominent cancer center.
By Samir N. Khleif, M.D.

Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013

Column: HPV vaccines provide a new hope for cancer

The thousands diagnosed with cancer each day likely would leap at the chance to turn back time and take advantage of a vaccine.
By Samir N. Khleif, M.D.

Saturday, Dec. 15, 2012

Guest Column: GHSU cancer trials ongoing, encouraging

Because of clinical trials, we can say proudly that 50 percent of cancers can be cured today.
By Samir N. Khleif, M.D.

Saturday, Nov. 10, 2012

Guest Column: Tobacco use hits many close to home

Call your doctor, call Georgia's free quit line or, if you're ready, throw away that pack.
By Samir N. Khleif, M.D.

Sunday, Oct. 21, 2012

Column: Think pink: Your frequent breast cancer questions, answered

Have more questions? Talk to your doctor or call our cancer hotline.
By Samir N. Khleif, M.D.

Saturday, Sept. 8, 2012

Guest Column: Know benefits, risks of prostate cancer testing

A more personalized approach to screening will help target men who should more concerned about their risk of prostate cancer.
By Samir N. Khleif, M.D.

Saturday, Aug 25, 2012

Guest Column: Multidiscipline cancer care raises quality

Patients are more satisfied with their care when a cancer center offers multidisciplinary clinics.
By Samir N. Khleif, M.D.

Saturday, June 2, 2012

Guest Column: Second prestigious cancer center in Georgia benefits us all

As GHSU works to become an NCI-designated cancer center, we urge you to become an active partner in helping to reduce the burden of this disease in Georgia.
By Samir N. Khleif, M.D.
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