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MULTI-CENTER NATIONAL DATABASE PROGRAM

CPDR Sites

 

Madigan Army Medical Center, WA

MAJ Timothy Brand, MC, USA, Principal Investigator
Tracy Pletcher, Research Data Manager

 

Naval Medical Center, San Diego, CA

CDR James L'Esperance, MC, USN, Principal Investigator
Audry L'Esperance, Research Data Manager

 

Virginia Mason Medical Center, WA

Christopher Porter, MD, Principal Investigator
Katherine Levie, Research Data Manager

 

Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, MD

David G. McLeod, MD, JD, Principal Investigator
LTC Inger Rosner, MC, USA, Co-Principal Investigator
Sally Elsamanoudi, MPH, Senior Research Data Manager
Faisal Del, Research Data Manager
Miriam Osman, Research Data Manager

 

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September 29, 2014

Genomic Health Announces Positive Results from Latest Clinical Validation Study of Oncotype DX® as Predictor of Near- and Long-term Outcomes in Racially Diverse Group of Prostate Cancer Patients

REDWOOD CITY, CA – Genomic Health, Inc. (Nasdaq: GHDX) today announced strongly positive results from an additional independent clinical validation study of the Oncotype DX® prostate cancer test, conducted in collaboration with the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences' (USU) Center for Prostate Disease Research (CPDR) supported by a multi-disciplinary team of investigators under a cooperative research and development agreement with USU. This new large study reconfirmed the biopsy-based test's Genomic Prostate Score (GPS) as a predictor of adverse pathology at surgery and, for the first time, validated GPS as a strong independent predictor of a rise in prostate-specific antigen (PSA) following surgery (biochemical recurrence).

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WRNMMC UsToo!
February 2015 Guest Speaker


Colonel Robert C. Dean, MD

Director of Andrology, WRNMMC

Presentation: "SEXUAL HEALTH AND PROSTATE CANCER"

Date: 5 February 2015
Time: 7-8:30 PM
Location: WRNMMC, America Building, 2nd floor, Room 2525
Contact: COL (ret) Jane Hudak for more information at 301-319-2918 or
jane.l.hudak.ctr@health.mil

(The presentation also may be viewed via video teleconference at the Fort Belvoir Community Hospital. Go to the Oaks Pavilion, 1st floor, Room 332, to participate.)

Read the February 2015 WRNMMC UsToo! Newsletter