Siteman Cancer Center http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Opera Theatre Of Saint Louis Vocalists ‘Sing For Siteman’ http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/opera-theatre-saint-louis-vocalists-sing-siteman <p></p><p>It’s safe to say that the life of every person is at some time touched by cancer. That is the unifying factor in the 5<sup>th</sup> Annual “Sing for Siteman” benefit concert. Eight principal singers from Opera Theatre of Saint Louis’ 2014 season will perform in a concert directed and accompanied by pianist Carol Wong on June 9 to benefit Siteman Cancer Center’s Discovery Fund. The emcee will be <em>St. Louis Post-Dispatch</em> Classical Music Critic Sarah Bryan Miller.</p><p></p> Fri, 30 May 2014 23:28:16 +0000 Mary Edwards 36617 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Opera Theatre Of Saint Louis Vocalists ‘Sing For Siteman’ Preventing cancer: a conversation with Siteman Cancer Center's Graham Colditz http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/preventing-cancer-conversation-siteman-cancer-centers-graham-colditz <p>More than half of cancer cases in the United States could be prevented.</p><p>That&rsquo;s according to a new article published this week in the journal <a href="http://stm.sciencemag.org/content/4/127/127rv4.short?rss=1">Science Translational Medicine</a> by researchers at the <a href="http://www.siteman.wustl.edu/">Siteman Cancer Center</a> and Washington University.</p><p>St. Louis Public Radio&#39;s Véronique LaCapra spoke with lead author <a href="http://www.siteman.wustl.edu/DocProfile.aspx?Type=Research&amp;memid=2029">Dr. Graham Colditz</a> about what we know about cancer &mdash; and why more isn&rsquo;t being done to prevent it.</p><p> Thu, 29 Mar 2012 11:25:11 +0000 Véronique LaCapra 3375 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Preventing cancer: a conversation with Siteman Cancer Center's Graham Colditz