a photo of anita robinson

Author name Anita Robinson

Author title Ovarian Cancer Survivor - HEAL Program Alumni

Grateful Patient


I live in perpetual gratitude because I am still alive, and I've gained a new beautiful perspective on life. Cancer would not, and will not, define me.

Author name Anita Robinson

Author title Ovarian Cancer Survivor - HEAL Program Alumni

firefighter running a 5K
Stories of Hope and Healing

Fire Fighter, Fights Cervical Cancer

Fighting fires was something she loved, but it has come at a price. Jazz, as she is called by family and friends, was diagnosed with late-stage melanoma in 2006 and then cervical cancer in 2013.

World-Class Cancer Care Fueled by Giving

3 items. To interact with these items, press Control-Option-Shift-Right Arrow
  • 9000+

    Annual Patients Treated

  • 225+

    Clinical Trials Annually

  • 17

    Floridians Diagnosed Hourly

You Can Make A Difference

Breast cancer patient looking out a window while wearing a mask.

Healthy Eating & Active Lifestyle (HEAL) is a unique wellness program co-founded by Dr. Nathalie McKenzie, gynecologic oncologist and Dr. Amber Orman, radiation oncologist. Both Lifestyle Medicine-certified cancer specialists are passionate about educating on the benefits of making truly impactful lifestyle changes.

Pink on Parade Runner

AdventHealth Foundation events are a time for celebrating how one common purpose can bring people together to help heal and nourish the mind, body, and spirit. You’re invited to join the celebration in transforming the landscape of health care to focus on whole-person wellness.

Cancer Screening Guidelines for Each Life Stage

Support AdventHealth and create a legacy for your family through planned gifts such as a bequest, gift annuity or IRA rollover.

AdventHealth Cancer Institute

Board Members

  • Dalia Cantor - Chair
  • Robert E. Allen
  • Scott Baird
  • Sherry Baird
  • Stephen Belflower
  • Eric C. Boughman
  • Katharine Brice
  • Julie Burkey
  • Michael Clark
  • Patricia R. D'Alessandro
  • Ryan Daniels
  • Dr. Marcelo DaSilva
  • Christopher Dixon
  • Eduardo J. Dominguez
  • Holly Dominguez
  • William Finfrock - Past Chair
  • Steven M. Fisher
  • Scott Fote
  • Jim Hair
  • Dr. Charles W. Hodge
  • Dr. Robert W. Holloway
  • Dr. Nathalie D. McKenzie
  • Juliet Milligan
  • Frederick Mohre
  • Joseph Morse
  • Beth Murray
  • Lacey Nelson
  • Rich Palmano
  • Anthony J. Pupo
  • Rania Sadrack
  • Anu Saigal, MD
  • Pamela S. Sain
  • Dr. Irfan Siddiqui
  • Dr. Steven Smith
  • Elizabeth Wells
  • Jessica Whitlock
  • Courtney Staup
  • Samuel Dixon
  • Dr. Mark Socinski