Continue ReadingAs a patient who has been diagnosed with cancer, you may be considering different treatment options and trying to choose the best cancer center for your needs. GBMC's Sandra & Malcolm Berman Cancer Institute recognizes the importance of finding a cancer team that you trust in a comfortable, convenient setting. We also understand your desire to begin treatment as soon as possible. That's why the Berman Cancer Institute makes it a priority for new cancer patients to be seen within three business days of their referral.
If your loved one has been diagnosed with cancer, you may be wondering what you can do to help. GBMC's Sandra & Malcolm Berman Cancer Institute encourages you to be an active member of your loved one's care team. Additionally, we recognize the demands of caring for a loved one with cancer and understand that you may need support too. Our Oncology Support Services Center houses a Cancer Resource Center, which is designed to address the vast array of cancer-related informational and educational needs of both patients and loved ones.
Berman Cancer Institute physicians from a variety of disciplines are selected annually as best by their peers for the Baltimore magazine's "Top Doctors" issue. In addition, the Berman Cancer Institute offers more than 60 research and treatment clinical trials annually through its affiliation with several national cancer research organizations and its partnership with the Johns Hopkins Clinical Research Network. Approximately 150-200 patients are enrolled in research trials each year.
Join us for the 20th annual Legacy Chase at Shawan Downs. Set in Maryland’s picturesque horse county, Legacy Chase is GBMC’s signature event benefiting oncology services and patient support programs for cancer patients at GBMC.Visit Event Website
Dr. Dovec interviews Keri Ryniak, RD, CSO, LDN, CNSC, oncology dietitian at the Milton J. Dance, Jr. Head and Neck Cancer Center at GBMC, to talk about the role diet plays in cancer treatment.
COVID-19 has had a significant impact on the lives of people everywhere. While society adjusts to the new normal, certain groups must take extra precautions during even the most routine activities like a doctor's appointment. One such group is cancer survivors.
Felicity Kirby, RN, BSN, OCN, Survivorship Nurse Coordinator at GBMC, discusses oncology support services, survivorship, and how COVID-19 has affected cancer patients.
Since we can't be together to celebrate, we thought we'd say "congratulations" virtually!
GBMC has a comprehensive program of clinical trials in various medical disciplines throughout the hospital. The GBMC Institutional Review Board (IRB), is an independent ethics committee which meets monthly to evaluate clinical trial proposals by medical staff members.Learn More
As one of the top oncology programs in the region, we are focused on providing the highest quality comprehensive care. Read our annual reports to see how we stack up.