UI Cancer Center member Judy Bolton succumbs to breast cancer

Breast cancer robbed Judy Bolton of finding a cure for the disease. Bolton, PhD, a University of Illinois Cancer Center member, distinguished professor and head of the department of medicinal chemistry and pharmacognosy in the UIC College of Pharmacy, died Tuesday, March 5, from complications of breast cancer. A memorial service attended by more than 200 people was held at the College of Pharmacy yesterday to celebrate Bolton’s life. It was also streamed…

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Cancer disparities expert headlines new Director’s Seminar Series

Chanita Hughes-Halbert will present “Participatory approaches for addressing cancer health disparities from the pipette to the people” at the inaugural Director’s Seminar Series on Thursday, March 14. The forum will take place from 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. at the College of Medicine Research Building’s Moss Auditorium, 909 S. Wolcott Ave. Hughes-Halbert, PhD, is professor in the department of psychiatry and behavioral sciences, and AT&T Distinguished Endowed Chair for Cancer Equity at the…

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