June 1st, 2012

St. Luke's Offers Free Lynch Syndrome Screening

 Funding Made Possible by Brian Olson Memorial Golf Classic St. Luke’s Mountain States Tumor Institute (MSTI) has launched a new program for identification of Lynch Syndrome – now any patients who have a colon or uterine cancer diagnosed at St. Luke’s pathology will automatically have a screening test performed on …

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May 31st, 2012

St. Luke's to offer free Lynch Syndrome screening

MEDIA ALERT/PHOTO OPPORTUNITY   For more Information contact: Ken Dey, (208) 381-2894 or deyke@slhs.org Doug Cole, (208) 841-4300 or doug.w.cole@gmail.com   St. Luke’s Offers Free Lynch Syndrome Screening Funding Made Possible by Brian Olson Memorial Golf Classic WHAT:  St. Luke’s Mountain States Tumor Institute (MSTI)  has launched a new program …

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August 22nd, 2011

St. Luke's Mountain States Tumor Institute Hosts Cancer Survivors' Night

        BOISE, Idaho – St. Luke’s Mountain States Tumor Institute (MSTI) will host its third annual Community Cancer Survivors’ Night on Thursday, Sept. 8. The free community event is open to cancer patients and survivors, and caregivers. The event runs from 4:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. in …

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June 2nd, 2011

St. Luke's Magic Valley receives $1 million donation

TWIN FALLS, Idaho – The Craig H. Neilsen Foundation has awarded St. Luke’s Magic Valley Medical Center a $1 million grant to further enhance rehabilitation services at the new Gwen Neilsen Anderson Rehabilitation Center. “This is an incredibly generous donation and is the largest contribution ever given to enhance health …

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May 27th, 2011

Golf Tournament Helps St. Luke's MSTI Prevent Colon Cancer

– Now in its 11th year, the Brian Olson Memorial Golf Tournament has generated more than $330,000 for Colon Cancer Prevention – Boise – On Friday, June 3, more than 100 golfers came together for the 11th annual Brian Olson Memorial Golf Tournament. At the conclusion of the tournament, a …

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April 12th, 2011

St. Luke's Offers Free Skin Cancer Screening Clinic

BOISE, Idaho – Just in time for the summer season, Treasure Valley dermatologists are teaming up to offer a free skin cancer screening clinic for community members. The clinic will be held from 8 a.m. to Noon. on Saturday, April 16 at St. Luke’s Mountain States Tumor Institute, 100 E. …

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March 22nd, 2011

BSU Coach Petersen Donates $100,000 to St. Luke's MSTI

- Generous Donation by Boise State Coach Kicks off $2.5 Million Pediatric Oncology Department Expansion – BOISE, Idaho – St. Luke’s Mountain States Tumor Institute (MSTI) received a surprise $100,000 donation Saturday, March 19, during the presentation of the 2010 Bobby Dodd Coach of the Year Award. Boise State University …

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March 15th, 2011

St. Luke's offers free colon cancer screening kits

BOISE, Idaho – Colon cancer is the third leading cause of death in the United States, but is also very preventable if people follow screening guidelines. In recognition of March as colon cancer awareness month, St. Luke’s Mountain States Tumor Institute (MSTI) is offering free at home screening test kits …

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March 4th, 2011

St. Luke's MSTI Hosts Colon Cancer Awareness Event

BOISE, Idaho – Colon Cancer is the third most diagnosed cancer and the third leading cause of death in the United States. March is colon cancer awareness month and St. Luke’s Mountain States Tumor Institute is hosting and information fair at from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Saturday, March 5 …

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March 3rd, 2011

St. Luke's Mountain States Tumor Institute Receives $325,000 for Cancer Research

BOISE, Idaho – St. Luke’s Mountain State’s Tumor Institute (MSTI) received a $325,000 donation from the Danny Thompson Memorial Golf Tournament Friday, March 4. The funding will go toward furthering cancer research at St. Luke’s MSTI. Representatives from the tournament presented a check to MSTI representatives during the St. Luke’s …

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