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

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

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(...)

Cancer Matters With Dr. Bill Nelson – Operating on Spinal Tumors

Cancer Matters With Dr. Bill Nelson – Operating on Spinal Tumors

In this podcast, Kimmel Cancer Center Director Dr Bill Nelson talks to Dr Dan Sciubba, the Director of Spinal Tumor and Spinal Deformity Surgery at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, about the surgical removal of tumors on the spine. In this preview, Dr Sciubba describes the team approach to treating spinal tumors. To listen(...)

Cancer Matters with Dr. Bill Nelson – The Rise of Liver and Pancreatic Cancers

Cancer Matters with Dr. Bill Nelson – The Rise of Liver and Pancreatic Cancers

In our next podcast, Dr Bill Nelson speaks with Dr Matthew Weiss, the Surgical Director of Johns Hopkins Liver and Pancreatic Cancer Multidisciplinary Clinics, about rise of cases with those types of cancers. In this preview, Dr Weiss describes a clinical trial that seems to be making significant progress for patients using immune therapy. Click(...)

Cancer Matters with Dr. Bill Nelson – 45th Anniversary

Cancer Matters with Dr. Bill Nelson – 45th Anniversary

2018 marks the 45th anniversary of the founding of our Cancer Center. In our latest podcast, Dr Bill Nelson talks with Sharon Krumm, Director of Nursing Administration, and Senior Science Writer Valerie Mehl about some of the most notable achievements of the past 45 years. In this preview, they discuss the opening of the new(...)

Cancer Matters with Dr. Bill Nelson – Bladder Cancer in Women

Cancer Matters with Dr. Bill Nelson – Bladder Cancer in Women

In our next podcast, Dr Bill Nelson talks with Dr Jean Hoffman-Censits and Dr Armine Smith, from the Johns Hopkins Greenberg Bladder Cancer Institute, about the complications that arise in diagnosing and treating bladder cancer in women.   In this preview, they explain why women often learn about their diagnosis much later than men do.(...)

Cancer Matters with Dr. Bill Nelson – New Treatment Options for Lung Cancer

Cancer Matters with Dr. Bill Nelson – New Treatment Options for Lung Cancer

In our next podcast, Dr Bill Nelson talks with Dr Ben Levy, the Clinical Director of Medical Oncology at Sibley Memorial Hospital, Johns Hopkins Medicine, about new treatments for lung cancer patients and the growing cancer center at Sibley. In this preview, Dr Nelson and Dr Levy discuss how immunotherapy drugs are now being used(...)

Cancer Matters with Dr. Bill Nelson – Managing the Adverse Effects of Immunotherapy Treatment

Cancer Matters with Dr. Bill Nelson – Managing the Adverse Effects of Immunotherapy Treatment

In our next podcast, Dr Bill Nelson speaks to Dr Jarushka Naidoo about monitoring and treating the side effects of cancer immunotherapy treatment. In this preview, Dr Bill Nelson speaks to Dr Jarushka Naidoo about monitoring and treating the side effects of cancer immunotherapy treatment. To listen to the entire podcast, click here: https://bit.ly/2QKMFuo

Kimmel in DC with Dr. Ben Levy – Integrative Medicine

Kimmel in DC with Dr. Ben Levy – Integrative Medicine

Dr Ben Levy talks with Dr Rosanne Sheinberg and Harpreet Gujral about the care options offered to patients at Sibley Integrative Medicine. Visit them online at sibley.org/integrative.   In this preview, they describe integrative medicine and how it can benefit patients undergoing cancer treatment. To listen to the full podcast, click here: https://bit.ly/2Qxa1nd