Latest Gary Rogers Stories

2011-04-01 00:14:17

Renowned surgeon leads team specializing in plastic surgery for children Washington, DC (Vocus/PRWEB) March 31, 2011 Children's National Medical Center is pleased to announce that Gary F. Rogers, MD, JD, MBA, MPH, is Chief of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Dr. Rogers joins Children's National from Children's Hospital Boston and leads a team of fellowship-trained pediatric plastic surgeons, the largest of any medical center in the mid-Atlantic region. "We are pleased to add Dr. Rogers...

2009-05-11 00:08:05

Therapies are in the pipeline for stage IV metastatic melanoma, the illness Dr. Izzie Stevens faces in the ABC drama Grey's Anatomy, a U.S. researcher said. Dermatologist Dr. Gary Rogers of Tufts University School of Medicine in Boston said in stage IV melanoma the tumor has spread to a distant site and the remission rate for a drug used to treat advanced melanoma -- dacarbazine -- is 10 percent. No studies to date show that chemotherapy or any treatment regimens are effective when melanoma...

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  • A fudgelike confection of brown sugar, cream or milk, and chopped nuts.
'Penuche' is a variant of 'panocha,' a coarse grade of sugar made in Mexico. 'Panocha' probably comes from the Spanish 'panoja, panocha,' ear of grain.