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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

Sibley Integrative Medicine – Chronic Pain

Sibley Integrative Medicine – Chronic Pain

On this edition of the Sibley Integrative Medicine podcast, Dr Rosanne Sheinberg and Harpreet Gujral offer suggestions for dealing with chronic pain. In this preview, they detail topics you should cover with your surgeon to have a better understanding of what to expect following a procedure. To listen to the full podcast, click here:  http://bit.ly/2JvYcwX

Sibley Integrative Medicine – Medical Cannabis

Sibley Integrative Medicine – Medical Cannabis

In our latest podcast, Dr Rosanne Sheinberg and Harpreet Gujral from the Integrative Medicine Center at Sibley Memorial Hospital provide an introduction to medical cannabis. In this preview, they discuss the potential benefits cannabis can provide for oncology patients. To listen to the full podcast, click here: http://bit.ly/2H69TYw

Cancer Matters with Dr Bill Nelson – Bone Marrow Transplant

Cancer Matters with Dr Bill Nelson – Bone Marrow Transplant

In the next Cancer Matters Podcast, Dr Bill Nelson talks with Dr Rick Jones about the use of bone marrow transplant to treat blood cancers, sickle cell disease and AIDS. In this preview, Dr Jones explains explains how bone marrow transplant is used to treat bloods cancers and compares it to newer immunotherapy drugs now(...)

Cancer Matters with Dr. Bill Nelson – Liquid Biopsies

Cancer Matters with Dr. Bill Nelson – Liquid Biopsies

Today, Dr Bill Nelson speaks with Dr Nick Papadopoulos about the potential for diagnosing cancer with a a blood test. In this preview, Dr Papadopoulos explains how scientists find cancer using these type of tests. To listen to the full podcast, click here: http://bit.ly/2I1reUk

DELFI Blood Test: A Brand New Way of Detecting Multiple Cancers

DELFI Blood Test: A Brand New Way of Detecting Multiple Cancers

A new cancer test developed by Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center scientists screens for seven types of cancer in a completely unique way. DELFI is a new and different kind of cancer screening test. Rather than finding cancer gene mutations or chemical alterations to the DNA, known as epigenetic changes, it detects unique patterns in(...)