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Getting Involved at Fox Chase Cancer Center!

PHILADELPHIA (January 16, 2004) -- Looking to get involved or make difference? Consider volunteering and let Fox Chase Cancer Center help you get started!

The office of volunteer services at Fox Chase is currently seeking volunteers to help provide administrative services to various departments in the hospitals. Volunteers are needed to fill open position in Palliative care, the outpatient department, the family surgical waiting lounge and the resource and education center. Interested candidates should be flexible and enjoy interacting with patients, family members and the professional staff.

For more information or if you are interested in becoming a Fox Chase volunteer, please call Tina McDonnell at 215-728-2560 or 215-728-2595. Start an exciting and valuable service today! Join the Fox Chase family!

Fox Chase Cancer Center, part of the Temple University Health System, is one of the leading cancer research and treatment centers in the United States. Founded in 1904 in Philadelphia as one of the nation’s first cancer hospitals, Fox Chase was also among the first institutions to be designated a National Cancer Institute Comprehensive Cancer Center in 1974. Fox Chase researchers have won the highest awards in their fields, including two Nobel Prizes. Fox Chase physicians are also routinely recognized in national rankings, and the Center’s nursing program has received the Magnet recognition for excellence four consecutive times. Today, Fox Chase conducts a broad array of nationally competitive basic, translational, and clinical research, with special programs in cancer prevention, detection, survivorship, and community outreach.  For more information, call 1-888-FOX CHASE or (1-888-369-2427).

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