Cancer Disparities with Dr. Otis Brawley – Clinical Trials

Cancer Disparities with Dr. Otis Brawley – Clinical Trials

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In the next podcast from Dr Otis Brawley, he speaks with Assistant Director of Diversity and Inclusion in Clinical Research at the Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center, Dina Lansey, about the impact and importance of clinical trials. In this preview, Dina explains the phases that clinical trials go through before being approved for the general(...)

Sibley Integrative Medicine – Gratitude

Sibley Integrative Medicine – Gratitude

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In the next podcast from the Integrative Medicine Center at Sibley Memorial Hospital, Dr Rosanne Sheinberg and Harpreet Gujral discuss the healing qualities of gratitude. In this preview, they explain that taking time every day to write down a few things that they are grateful for puts them in a better frame of mind. To(...)

Cancer Disparities with Dr. Otis Brawley – Dr James Zabora

Cancer Disparities with Dr. Otis Brawley – Dr James Zabora

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In the next podcast from Dr Otis Brawley, Bloomberg Distinguished Professor at Johns Hopkins University, he speaks with Dr James Zabora, Director for Outreach and Education at the Johns Hopkins Center to Reduce Cancer Disparities.   In this preview, they discuss the essential steps for cancer prevention. To listen to the full podcast, click here: http://bit.ly/2DQ5fNy

Sibley Integrative Medicine – Forest Bathing

Sibley Integrative Medicine – Forest Bathing

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The next podcast from Dr Rosanne Sheinberg and Harpreet Gujral from the Integrative Medicine Center at Sibley Memorial Hospital is now online. Here they discuss the concept of Forest Bathing and explain the benefits of spending more time outside. In this preview, Dr Sheinberg explores how engaging in outdoor activities can positively impact a patient's mood(...)

Sibley Integrative Medicine – Massage

Sibley Integrative Medicine – Massage

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In the latest podcast from the Integrative Medicine Center at Sibley Memorial Hospital, Harpreet Gujral talks with Massage Therapist Mary Aguilera-Titus about the benefits of massage for oncology patients. In this preview, Mary explains how massage can help relieve the burden of stress dealt with by those going through cancer treatment. To listen to the podcast,(...)

Cancer Disparities with Dr. Otis Brawley – Ensuring Equitable Outcomes for Cancer Patients

Cancer Disparities with Dr. Otis Brawley – Ensuring Equitable Outcomes for Cancer Patients

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The Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center is excited to announce a new podcast with Dr Otis Brawley. In our first episode, Brawley discusses a paper he co-authored in JAMA on ensuring equitable outcomes for cancer patients. In this preview, Dr Brawley explains cancer disparities are a problem that can be addressed with through forward thinking(...)

Cancer Matters with Dr. Bill Nelson – Breast Cancer Prevention

Cancer Matters with Dr. Bill Nelson – Breast Cancer Prevention

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In our next podcast, Dr Bill Nelson speaks with Dr John Fetting and breast cancer survivor Leslie Ries from the Fetting Fund about the current state of breast cancer prevention. In this preview, Leslie explains the importance of prioritizing prevention over waiting until a diagnosis . To listen to the full podcast, click here: http://bit.ly/2IlaqIq

Platz Named Editor-in-Chief of Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention

Platz Named Editor-in-Chief of Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention

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A national publication on cancer causes, prevention, detection and survivorship will have a Johns Hopkins cancer epidemiologist at the helm for 2019. Elizabeth Platz, M.P.H., Sc.D, is the co-leader for cancer prevention and control at the Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center. She was named as editor-in-chief of Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention (CEBP), one of(...)