Summer I 2017 8 In This Issue I Features: 8 Strong Faith = Strong Finish An uncommon virus contracted through a blood transfusion led to a challenging cancer diagnosis for Sandrine Holloway-Davis while in the middle of pregnancy. Specialists at Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey worked with her to tackle her disease. By Michele Fisher 14 14 19 An Individualized Fight against Lung Cancer Tailored treatment through an ‘out of the box’ approach by a multidisciplinary team at Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey enabled retiree Jim Hufnagel to battle advanced stage lung cancer following a misdiagnosis of ‘frozen shoulder.’ By Mary Ann Littell Back on the Route A gastrointestinal ‘inconvenience’ turned out to be a lifesaver for postal carrier Patrick Keeley. With the help of an expert team at Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey to address his esophageal cancer, he’s now back to his route. By Mary Ann Littell I Departments: 2 Forefront News from the front lines at Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey. 19 23 Partner Spotlight Improved access to cancer screenings and services is the aim of the upcoming ‘See, Test & Treat’ event at Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey at University Hospital in Newark. 24 Making a Difference News on how giving and service are making a difference in the fight against cancer at Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey. 28 Survivor’s Corner More than 250 cancer survivors and guests shared an afternoon with Rutgers women’s basketball coach C. Vivian Stringer at the Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey annual Cancer Survivors Day Celebration this past June. Summer 2017 I Cancer Connection I 1