Millions of dollars and years of dedicated effort finally paid off for KU Med Center. On Thursday, July 12, it achieved designation as a National Cancer Institute (NCI) cancer center.
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Roy A. Jensen, M.D. is a Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine and Director at the University of Kansas Cancer Center, in the Division of Cancer and Developmental Biology.