Support Markey on Giving Tuesday

Cancer takes the lives of more than 10,000 Kentuckians each year, and affects thousands more. This year on Cyber Monday, Giving Tuesday (November 27th) and throughout the holiday season you can support the UK Markey Cancer Foundation in simple, but …
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Markey Recognized by Becker’s Hospital Review

The UK Markey Cancer Center at the Albert B. Chandler Hospital was once again ranked among the “100 Hospitals and Health Systems with Great Oncology Programs.” The list is published by Becker’s Hospital Review. The UK Markey Cancer Center recently …
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Markey Names New Chief of Surgical Oncology

The University of Kentucky Markey Cancer Center has named a new chief of surgical oncology. Dr. Joseph Kim is board certified in surgical oncology and specializes in the treatment of hepatobiliary and gastrointestinal cancers. He performs hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy (HIPEC), an innovative …
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Markey Earns Five-Year NCI Designation

The University of Kentucky Markey Cancer Center announced Friday that the National Cancer Institute (NCI) renewed its national cancer center designation for the next five years. The UK Markey Cancer Center remains one of only 70 NCI-designated centers in the country and the only …
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Play Written at UK Markey Wins Prestigious Award

This year’s prestigious Yale Drama Series Prize winner has some very local ties to Kentucky and the UK Markey Cancer Center. Leah Nanako Winkler was awarded the $100,000 David Charles Horn Prize for her play, “God Said This,” which explores …
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