About Clinton Petty

Posts by Clinton Petty:

On Target with Dr. Akila Viswanathan – Prostate Cancer

On Target with Dr. Akila Viswanathan – Prostate Cancer

Our next podcast from Dr Akila Viswanathan is now available. Today, she speaks with Dr Curt Deville from Sibley Memorial Hospital in Washington DC about the diagnosis and treatment of prostate cancer and the opening of the Johns Hopkins National Proton Center coming to Sibley later this year. In this preview, Dr Deville describes some of(...)

Meet Janice Paulshock: Twenty-Year Advanced Stage Ovarian Cancer Survivor

Meet Janice Paulshock: Twenty-Year Advanced Stage Ovarian Cancer Survivor

Janice Paulshock is a busy woman. The 58-year-old resident of Harford County, a Maryland suburb, works full-time; is a committed mother and grandmother; runs to keep in shape; participates in charity bike rides to raise money for multiple sclerosis, from which her husband suffers; and volunteers to support current patients and medical students at Johns(...)

Sibley Integrative Medicine – Skin Care

Sibley Integrative Medicine – Skin Care

The next podcast from Sibley Integrative Medicine is now online. Today, Dr Rosanne Sheinberg and Harpreet Gujral talk to dermatologist Dr Mamta Jhaveri about maintaining healthy skin and avoiding  skin cancer.   In this preview, Dr Jhaveri explains the proper skin cancer examination protocol. To listen the full conversation, click here: http://bit.ly/2IdeGcB

Cancer Matters with Dr. Bill Nelson – Not On My Watch

Cancer Matters with Dr. Bill Nelson – Not On My Watch

In the next Cancer Matters podcast, Dr Bill Nelson speaks with Dr Arjun Gupta about an essay he's written for JAMA Oncology about the special relationship he developed with his first patient. Listen to the podcast here: http://bit.ly/2GqKsS3 Read Dr Gupta's essay here: https://ja.ma/2K746U2

On Target with Dr. Akila Viswanathan – Gastrointestinal Cancers

On Target with Dr. Akila Viswanathan – Gastrointestinal Cancers

We would like to welcome Dr Akila Viswanathan to the Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center's podcast network. In her debut, she speaks with Dr Jeffrey Meyer about radiation therapy and the gastrointestinal cancers he treats. In this preview, Dr Meyer explains what sets the multi-disciplinary cancer clinic at Johns Hopkins apart for patient centered care.(...)

Sibley Integrative Medicine – Smart Phone Health Apps

Sibley Integrative Medicine – Smart Phone Health Apps

In this podcast from the Integrative Medicine team at Sibley Memorial Hospital, Dr Rosanne Sheinberg and Harpreet Gujral review the smart phone health apps they use and offer some suggestions to help you organize your care and stay on track with your workout regimen. In this preview, they discuss some apps available to make life(...)

Ashley’s Story


Optimist International and Johns Hopkins – Partners in Curing Childhood Cancer   Ashley was treated for a rare mutation of leukemia at Johns Hopkins Children's Center. Today, Ashley, and many more children, are able to live healthy and happy lives thanks to contributions from Optimist International and the excellent care teams throughout Johns Hopkins.

Swim Across America Celebrates 10 Years in the Baltimore Area

Swim Across America Celebrates 10 Years in the Baltimore Area

Celebrating a decade of support for groundbreaking cancer research, Swim Across America-Baltimore brings together swimmers of all ages and skill levels, including Olympians, with grassroots fundraising. Making a splash in Maryland 10 years ago, the organization has donated $3.4 million to the Johns Hopkins Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center for clinical trials in immunotherapy, genomic-based testing(...)

Not On My Watch – Dr. Arjun Gupta

Not On My Watch – Dr. Arjun Gupta

Dr Arjun Gupta discusses a 'Cancer Care Chronicles' essay he published in JAMA Oncology, titled ''Not On My Watch.'' In the essay, he shares his experiences as a first year clinical oncology fellow, while caring for a man with colon cancer. The essay is a tribute to the patient, who throughout the journey, taught Dr(...)

Cancer Matters with Dr. Bill Nelson – Cancer Epigenetics

Cancer Matters with Dr. Bill Nelson – Cancer Epigenetics

In this week's Cancer Matters podcast with Dr Bill Nelson, he speaks to Dr Stephen Baylin about his groundbreaking discoveries and research in the field of cancer epigenetics. In this preview they discuss the genesis of Dr Baylin's study of gene function. To listen to the  full podcast, click here: http://bit.ly/2xIYIkl