Despite the initial shock of his condition, Reggie knew he wanted to beat his cancer. That's why he sought treatment from the Head and Neck Multidisciplinary team at the James Graham Brown Cancer Center.
The spirit that Asia brings to the James Graham Brown Cancer Center, despite her difficult diagnosis with Stage 4 cancer, inspires the staff as well as other patients. Our skilled team of diverse cancer specialists uses a unique, multidisciplinary approach to determine the best treatment for each individual patient. "I am a person and a friend to them. I'm that person that they care about and that the researchers and the doctors and the nurses are doing everything possible to make me well and to make my experience great and for that I am truly grateful."
University of Louisville School of Nursing faculty are teaming up with UofL Hospital (ULH) and James Graham Brown Cancer Center (JGBCC) nurses to improve patient care and quality of life through clinical nursing research and evidence-based practice projects. This partnership is designed to build nursing research and the responsibility of clinical nurses to identify problems and find solutions. Assistant professor Sandra Holmes, PhD, RN-BC is one of several nursing faculty facilitating these research projects.
This 30 second spot was created and produced by Black Box, Incorporated for the James Graham Brown Cancer Center as part of an overall image campaign. The purpose was to show the seriousness of making the right decision in cancer care.
Barb Kruse, BSN, OCN, is the Multidisciplinary Clinic Nurse Navigator at the James Graham Brown Cancer Center. Her job is to coordinate the multidisciplinary cancer teams that work together to create an individual treatment plan for each patient at the center. The teams of specialists that include physicians, nurses, social worker, dietician, chaplain and more work in concert to develop a plan tailored to the unique physical, mental, psychological and family needs for optimal health. Barb works with newly diagnosed cancer patients, too. Patients like Kim Adams, 38, diagnosed with stage 2 breast cancer in April 2012.
This 30 second television spot was created and produced by Black Box, Incorporated for the James Graham Brown Cancer Center as part of an image campaign used to educate consumers about the advanced cancer treatments and research available at the JGBCC in Louisville Kentucky.
Every day, more advancements, discoveries, and technologies are changing the horizon of cancer treatment and research. And, as always, the James Graham Brown Cancer Center will be at the forefront of these changes, helping deliver the highest caliber of care to our patients and the entire Bluegrass region.