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Ackerman Cancer Center is committed to providing up-to-date information on cancer-related care in our community. For all media inquiries, including interview and image requests, please contact Aryn Lentz at aryn@ackermancancer.com or call 904-880-5522.

Press Releases

November 02, 2018
Young Cancer Survivor Honored as 1,000th Proton Therapy Patient
September 11, 2018
Join us at the 2nd Annual Cancer Wellness for Women Event
August 10, 2018
Take Control of Your Post-Cancer Life at “What Now? Lifestyle Beyond Cancer”
June 11, 2018
Ackerman Cancer Center Event Brings Together Cancer Survivors in Mandarin
April 10, 2018
Support Available for Female Cancer Patients on Amelia Island
April 10, 2018
Join Us for the 4th Annual Hug a Survivor Festival!
April 03, 2018
Comprehensive Breast Care Program in Mandarin Neighborhood
February 08, 2018
Jennifer Maggiore, Vice President of Patient Services at Ackerman Cancer Center, Named American Cancer Society Regional Board Chair for North Florida
November 21, 2017
Grateful Patient Donates $20,000 to Other Cancer Patients In Need
November 20, 2017
Scot Ackerman, MD Receives the DCMS 2017 Community Service Award
October 16, 2017
Ackerman Cancer Center Social Worker Recognized as ‘Social Worker of the Year’ by the Florida Society of Oncology Social Workers
October 12, 2017
Ackerman Cancer Center Partners with Ulman Cancer Fund During Their Point-to-Point Journey
July 24, 2017
National Advocacy Campaign for Patient Access to Care Receives Local Support from Ackerman Cancer Center
April 17, 2017
Ackerman Cancer Center Celebrates Cancer Survivorship at the 3rd Annual “Hug a Survivor” Festival
February 06, 2017
Ackerman Cancer Center Offers New Spacing Device to Benefit Prostate Cancer Patients
September 06, 2016
Amelia Island to Get Monthly Women’s Cancer Group, Sept. 2016
September 06, 2016
Lung Cancer Support, Online and In-Person, Coming to North Florida
April 25, 2016
Cancer Patients Benefit from Local Access to World-Class Cancer Treatment
October 14, 2015
Ackerman Cancer Center to Install Second Mevion Proton Therapy System
April 17, 2015
Ackerman Cancer Center Introduces Innovative Treatment Option to Reduce Side Effects & Improve Quality of Life for Patients
February 26, 2015
Ackerman Cancer Center’s Director of Patient Services Recognized as NASW Social Worker of the Year
September 08, 2014
North Florida Oncology Practice Announces Name Change
March 17, 2014
Mevion Medical Systems Delivers Proton Accelerator to Mandarin Oncology Practice
July 09, 2013
First Coast Oncology to Receive Key Components of Proton Beam Accelerator
November 01, 2012
First Coast Oncology, Fifth Facility to Receive Revolutionary Mevion S250 Proton Therapy System
September 18, 2012
First Coast Oncology Selects RayStation

In the News

May 30, 2017
Single room Mevion S250 at Ackerman Cancer Center treats 526 patients with proton therapy in two years
May 04, 2017
Embrace the Gift of Life at Hug a Survivor Event
October 18, 2016
Proton Therapy Centers Benefit to Area Economy
January 01, 2016
Shakin’ Off the Bacon: The skinny on how diet and weight are linked to cancer risk
December 28, 2015
Proton Therapy Treatment for Breast Cancer
November 04, 2015
Ackerman Cancer Center Oncology Wellness Specialist Selected as Angie’s List Expert
July 07, 2015
Doctors Are In: Genetics will continue to be main target against cancer
June 07, 2015
Cancer survivors hugged it out at first #hugasurvivor at Unity Plaza
May 28, 2015
USA: Second proton centre for Jacksonville
May 11, 2015
Medical tourism, like proton therapy, bringing economic impact to Jacksonville
May 02, 2015
Jacksonville is now only American city with two proton treatment centers
April 30, 2015
Proton therapy: No longer just for large, academic hospitals
March 16, 2015
One of Us: Jennifer Maggiore honored for her work as an oncology social worker
March 17, 2014
Crane needed to install medical device
March 17, 2014
Private provider enters proton therapy market
June 01, 2013
Most Influential People in Jax Health Care
January 05, 2013
Good News: Area students’ good deeds, essays honored
March 23, 2012
First Coast Oncology to add $30M proton therapy center
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