November 2019 Around Town

Georgia Cancer Partnership to Receive $11 Million in Research Funding The Georgia NCI Community Oncology Research Program (NCORP) has been awarded a six-year grant expected to result in more than $11 million in funding from the National Cancer Institute to enroll even more Georgians in important clinical trials. The consortium is a collaboration with Northside and the Nancy N. … Continued

October 2019 Around Town

Northside Hospital System Receives Awards for Cardiovascular and Stroke Care Northside Hospital, Atlanta; Northside Hospital Cherokee, Canton; and Northside Hospital Forsyth, Cumming have each been recognized with multiple awards from the American Heart Association The awards recognize the health system’s commitment to ensuring patients receive the most appropriate treatment according to nationally recognized, research-based guidelines. “I am very proud of our physicians and … Continued

September 2019 Around Town

Midtown Office of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Georgia Celebrates First Anniversary Celebrating its first anniversary, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Midtown office recently feted its executives, agents and a roster of new agents with an elegant champagne and dessert reception. Held at the office’s Midtown location at 11 14th St., the office’s senior vice president and managing broker, Valerie Levin, welcomed guests … Continued

August 2019 Around Town

Renew Atlanta Invests to Address Mobility in West Midtown Construction is in full swing at the new Interlock development in West Midtown. “It’s an exciting project because you are going to see a little bit of everything,” developer partner with S. J. Collins Enterprises, Jeff Garrison, says. Included are restaurants, retail, offices, living space and … Continued

July 2019 Around Town

Northside Hospital Honored Again for Outstanding Patient Experience For a second consecutive year, Northside Hospital health care system has been recognized for having one of the best hospitals in the nation for patient experience. Healthgrades has announced the recipients of their 2019 Outstanding Patient Experience Award. Northside Hospitals in Atlanta, Cherokee in Canton and Forsyth … Continued

June 2019 Around Town

Northside Hospital Cancer Institute Offers Built to Quit Program As part of Northside Hospital Cancer Institute’s comprehensive approach to promoting healthier lifestyles, Northside offers a six-week Built to Quit program to help you stop smoking and using other tobacco products. Built to Quit smoking and tobacco cessation classes are led by American Lung Association-certified facilitators and educate participants … Continued

May 2019 Around Town

Northside Hospital Cancer Institute Expands its Immunotherapy Treatment for Patients Northside Hospital Cancer Institute Immunotherapy Program now offers T-cell immunotherapy for the treatment of adult acute lymphoid leukemia and certain types of non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma. Kymriah® CAR T-cell therapy is made from a patient’s own white blood cells. “We’re targeting CAR T-cell therapy now to patients who have failed multiple rounds … Continued

April 2019 Around Town

Atlanta Cancer Care Welcomes Dr. S. Tariq Mahmoo Dr. Mahmood is a board-certified physician in hematology, medical oncology and internal medicine. He joins Atlanta Cancer Care from Panama City, Fla., where he served as chair of the cancer committee and chief of medicine at his local hospital. “I am excited to join the team of Atlanta Cancer Care,” … Continued

March 2019 Around Town

Dr. Rudderman Welcomes Nate Vowels, Aesthetician, to Midtown Location  Nate is a board-certified licensed aesthetician and has more than18 years of hands-on on experience and advanced training in medical aesthetics. He has acquired the advanced training and licensing as an Assistant Laser Practitioner for the State of Georgia Medical Board. Dr. Rudderman is excited to have him as an … Continued

February 2019 Around Town

News from Northside Northside Heart announced the addition of a new doctor to its growing practice. Dr. Chung Yoon, a board-certified physician in cardiovascular disease, echocardiography, nuclear cardiology and internal medicine, has joined Northside Heart’s Sandy Springs and Midtown locations. A graduate of the Medical College of Georgia, Dr. Yoon completed his internal medicine residency … Continued