AMC Cancer Research Center (Denver, Colo.)
Phone call, 2-22-88 to the Center, director's office (Jewish Consumptive Relief Society; f. 1904; name changed 1954 to American Medical Center; in 1970's renamed AMC Cancer Research Center and Hospital; in late 1970's/early 1980 reorg. as AMC Cancer Research Center; independent, nonprofit, research organ.; small hospital attached but function primarily research)
Found in 20 Collections and/or Records:
Abstract Copies of articles pertaining to the history of JCRS and AMC ranging from 1915-2010. Infomation regarding the merger with University of Colorado, tax exmeption history and a highly critical article on AMC director Marvin Rich by the Westword.
Abstract Information about the history and organization of AMC separated into seven different sections: The History of AMC, AMC Organization, Clinical Research Center, National Health Program, Marketing/Publicity, Development/Fundraising, and National Council of Auxilaries. Materials were originaly in a 3 ring binder.
Abstract Historical information about the NVO (National Volunteers Organization) and copies of brochures and cards and correspondence used by the NVO. Materials originally in a 3-ring binder.
Abstract File contains background information on AMC, brochure, annual report infomation from 2004 and 2005, scientific staff profiles and many materials refernens the 100th anniversary which took place in 2004.
Abstract Publications were originally in a 3 ring binder. Samples of publications from between 1980-1989.
Abstract Cancer Brochures and Articles published by AMC to raise cancer awareness and methods for prevention and detection. Colon, skin and breast cancer are the primary focus.
Abstract Cancer Brochures and Forms published by AMC to raise awareness and promote lifestyle changes to prevent cancer.
Abstract Brochures and other materials on cancer prevention, mainly breast cancer prevention with spokeperson Cher. One group of materials labeled "Volunteer Sample Packet 1988 Women's Event."
Abstract Photographs and slides of the Diamond Building or Diamond Medical Research Institute. Most of the photoes appear to be pretty recent after construction in 1964 but two color negatives are dated July 1987 and a few photos seem to 1990s.