World Renowned Oncology Surgeon Recruited to Ohio State
Dr. Raphael Pollock, MD, PhD, to lead Ohio State's Division of Surgical Oncology
Columbus,Ohio - Raphael E. Pollock, MD, PhD, known and respected worldwide as a gifted cancer surgeon and researcher and passionate educator of physicians-in-training, will become a professor and the director of the division of surgical oncology at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center College of Medicine's department of surgery. Pollock will also serve as the chief of surgical services of The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center- Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital and Richard J. Solove Research Institute (OSUCC-James). Pollock's appointment is effective September 1, pending Ohio State's Board of Trustees approval. He comes to Ohio State after 31 years at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, where he held several leadership roles, the most recent being head of the division of surgery.
Polo in the Pines: Bringing Support for The James from 500 Miles Away
In 1989, Sharon Knight, a wife and mother, heard the words, “You have cancer,” for the first time. Her diagnosis of sarcoma and prognosis of just three months to live was a tremendous shock to her family. But Sharon has surprised all of her doctors and those around her as, 25 years later, she continues celebrating her life.
Raising Awareness and Funds for Cure Childhood Cancer: Atlanta's Premiere Polo Event - Polo in the Pines
With two months to go, the excitement for Atlanta’s premiere polo event is building, thanks to the energetic and passionate leadership of founder Tina Fowler and her dedicated team of sponsors and supporters. Since the inaugural event in 2012, Polo in the Pines has raised nearly $250,000 with a mission to fund specific cancer research, promote awareness and family support and will again benefit CURE Childhood Cancer.
Polo in the Pines Raises 45,000 for Sarcoma Cancer Research & Family Support
Polo in the Pines: Honoring Team Summer
Team Summer is excited to invite you to an amazing event, honoring Summer Dale, founder of Team Summer, on October 5, 2013 right here in Atlanta! It’s called Polo in the Pines and is an annual fundraiser for sarcoma research. This year, the organization has chosen to honor the amazing life of Summer.
Polo in the Pines: Fundraiser Event Benefiting Cancer Research
On October 11, 2014 Polo in the Pines guests stomped the divots, dined on Ocean Catering Company’s tasty selections, and danced the night away- all while supporting CURE’s mission to cure childhood cancer within our lifetime. This great event specifically supports sarcoma cancer research, sarcoma awareness and family support for those affected by this rare form of cancer. Dr. Raphael Pollock, MD, PhD, to lead Ohio State's Division of Surgical Oncology, where he held several leadership roles, the most recent being head of the division of surgery.
Tina Fowler was throwing out an edition of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution late last year when a section “literally got stuck in my hand.” The section: Arts & Living from Dec. 16.
Polo in the Pines + Sean O'Keefe Events
October was a busy month for Sean OKeefe Events. The 1st annual Polo in the Pines presented by Fowler Connection, King & Spalding, and Peachtree Tents and Events on October 6 was a tremendous success with over $100,000 being donated to key research at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Care Center for Leiomyosarcoma cancer.
*Must be 21 or Over to Attend
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