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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(...)

Cancer Matters with Dr. Bill Nelson – 45th Anniversary

Cancer Matters with Dr. Bill Nelson – 45th Anniversary

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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

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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 – Managing the Adverse Effects of Immunotherapy Treatment

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

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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

Cancer Matters with Dr. Bill Nelson – Pediatric Radiation and Proton Therapy

Cancer Matters with Dr. Bill Nelson – Pediatric Radiation and Proton Therapy

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Dr Bill Nelson speaks with Dr Matt Ladra, the Director of Pediatric Oncology at Sibley Memorial Hospital in Washington DC, about using radiation and proton therapy to treat children with cancer. In this preview, Dr Ladra explains the advantages proton therapy offers children by limiting the side effects often caused by traditional radiation treatments. To(...)