Every month we focus on an outstanding staff member of the BCM Family. This month, it’s Chris Horaist with the Dan L Duncan Comprehensive Cancer Center.
Dr. Valentina Hoyos, assistant professor at the Center for Cell and Gene Therapy and the Dan L Duncan Comprehensive Cancer Center at Baylor, didn’t consider herself skilled at drawing. But during the COVID-19 pandemic, she has found drawing to be the perfect creative outlet and a good way to educate others about science.
Baylor’s Cullen Building is awash in blue for the month of March, one of 50 buildings in the Houston area that’s lighted up for Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month.
This month, Baylor College of Medicine consolidated its NCI-designated Dan L Duncan Comprehensive Cancer Center clinics and services into one location on the McNair Campus, providing Baylor patients and clinical faculty and staff a central location for cancer-related services.
For many of the walkers and runners at the Komen Houston Race for the Cure, the reason for participating is personal. Many of them are survivors of breast cancer themselves or are celebrating the life of a loved one. For Baylor, participation is personal too. Baylor healthcare providers, researchers, faculty and staff work every day…