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UPMC Stories: Cancer

Learn more about patients who received cancer treatments at UPMC Hillman Cancer Center. 
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Meet Brother Shamus

Received cancer treatment.
Brother Shamus' Story.

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Meet Carolyn

Received overian cancer treatment.
Carolyn's story.

David has blue eyes and short gray hair, with a well manicured gray beard. He wears a turquoise t-shirt and is smiling, looking away from the camera.

Meet David

Received peritoneal cancer treatment. 
David's story.

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Meet Elissa

Received breast cancer treatment.
Elissa's story.

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Meet Eric

Received cancer treatment.
Eric's story.

Meet Jordan Image

Meet Jordan

Treated for Hodgkin's Lymphoma.
Jordan's story.

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Dr. Ferris wears a white lab coat with a blue collared shirt underneath, and a white, dark blue, and red diagonally striped tie. He wears square glasses and has brown hair.

Meet Robert L. Ferris, MD, PhD

Immunotherapy expert. 
Dr. Ferris' Story.