Kimmel in DC with Dr. Ben Levy – Lung Cancer Surgery

Kimmel in DC with Dr. Ben Levy – Lung Cancer Surgery

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In our next podcast, Dr Ben Levy and thoracic surgeon Stephen Broderick from Sibley Memorial Hospital discuss the important aspects of lung cancer surgery, including how surgical techniques are advancing, how patients should prepare in advance and what to expect during recovery. In this preview, Dr Broderick runs through the process of a typical lung cancer(...)

Cancer Matters with Dr. Bill Nelson – Clinical Trials

Cancer Matters with Dr. Bill Nelson – Clinical Trials

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In our first podcast of 2019, Dr Bill Nelson talks with Dr Michael Carducci and Dina Lansey about clinical trials and how they benefit patients. In this preview, Dr Carducci describes the process behind using clinical trials to further cancer research . To listen to the full podcast, click here: http://bit.ly/2QkA8gh

Three Minutes with Oncologist Michael Carducci

Three Minutes with Oncologist Michael Carducci

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Michael Carducci, M.D., is the associate cancer center director for clinical research within the Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center and the regional research director for the Greater Washington, D.C., area for the Kimmel Cancer Center. In his many years as an oncologist, Carducci has expertise in various types of cancer including bladder, kidney, prostate and(...)

Cancer Matters with Dr. Bill Nelson – Team Science and Collaboration

Cancer Matters with Dr. Bill Nelson – Team Science and Collaboration

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In our latest podcast, Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center Director Bill Nelson speaks with Dr Denis Wirtz, the Vice Provost of Research at Johns Hopkins University, about the importance of team science and collaboration in cancer research. In this preview, Dr Wirtz discusses the benefits of programs that brings people's research together in problem solving. To(...)

Music Video Features Johns Hopkins Pediatric Oncology Patient to Raise Awareness

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A collaboration between a Johns Hopkins pediatric patient, a rising indie alt/pop group and an organization dedicated to spreading the medicine of music created a new music video for an original song, “No Giving Up.” East of Eli, fronted by singer/songwriter/actor Nathan West and his wife and actress Chyler Leigh, joined musical forces with Grammy-winning(...)

Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center Immunotherapy Experts Named Bloomberg~Kimmel Professors

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Three Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center researchers were recognized as the first Bloomberg~Kimmel professors in cancer immunology during a ceremony at Johns Hopkins. The event marked the beginning of the Bloomberg~Kimmel Professorships program, and the three scientists were recognized for their work in precision immunotherapy, the bacterial contributions in the microbiome, and how targeting the(...)