TITLE

Cancer institute feels fundraising pinch

AUTHOR(S)
O'REILEY, TIM
PUB. DATE
August 2008
SOURCE
Las Vegas Business Press (10712186);8/18/2008, Vol. 25 Issue 33, pP19
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the financial stress that the Nevada Cancer Institute is facing. It reports that the institute was pressed by the results of the fundraising, which have worsened as 2008 has gone on, and that its leadership moved August 7, 2008 to lay off 47 people. Heather Murren, chairwoman of the organization, indicates that the cuts were spread among departments to prevent a contraction of services. President John Laub of the Nevada Biotechnology and Bioscience Consortium states that they will move forward in bringing biotech to Las Vegas.
ACCESSION #
34234684

 

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