A Gift of Hope
A $1 million gift from Ed and Linda Whitacre will support the pilot cancer therapeutic clinical trials program at the Cancer Therapy & Research Center (CTRC) as well as fund an education and awareness campaign to highlight the clinical trials and expertise available to patients battling cancer.
When the doctor becomes the patient
What goes through the mind of a cancer doctor who learns he has cancer? Ian M. Thompson Jr., M.D., director of the Cancer Therapy & Research Center, wasn’t as worried as was his wife, Donna, about the odd spot on his right ear. In reality, he didn’t have to go too far.
CTRC Foundation gives $10.2 million for cancer research
The CTRC Foundation is stemming the tide of this deadly disease with a transformational $10.2 million gift to the Cancer Therapy & Research Center (CTRC) at the UT Health Science Center San Antonio, to advance and expand cancer research and care.