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Aug 09, 2018
"You're an oncologist? How can you do it?" Radiation oncologists chimed in on Twitter about the rewards of the job.
Aug 08, 2018
Dr. Raj Mohan looks at surgical oncology through the lens of the saying that "the proof of the pudding is in the eating": ultimately, the outcome matters more than the process.
Aug 07, 2018
I spoke with our current ASCO president about her theme for the year, her work with the Alliance for Clinical Trials in Oncology, and her frontier spirit.
Aug 06, 2018
A patient who refused chemotherapy offered Dr. Erika Hamilton a lesson in compromise. 
Aug 01, 2018
I love talking with those patients who are in their 80s and beyond, who have seen so much and have so much to teach me.
Jul 31, 2018
A precision therapy was indicated and available for my patient, but we lost the window of opportunity to administer it safely.
Jul 25, 2018
The 13th Best of ASCO Lebanon meeting was a great success. Is there a BOA in your area? If not, I encourage you to learn more about organizing one.

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ASCO University
Apr 11, 2018
Discussion Questions 1. What is the optimal specimen for molecular testing? 2. Should testing for ALK translocation be conducted? 3....

ASCO University
Apr 11, 2018
Patient Case A 70-year-old never smoker male patient was in his normal state of health until approximately 2 months ago when he...

Anne Katz, PhD, RN, FAAN
Apr 06, 2018
Thank you for your kind words. I think that we can ALL change... including us 'oldies' by taking a moment, just a moment, before judging...

Andrew Kahr
Apr 06, 2018
If there were more caregivers like Dr. Katz, our world would be a warmer, more positive and indeed healthier place. How do we (slowly...

Philippe Chahinian, MD
Apr 02, 2018
I traveled over 3,000 miles to start my Oncology Fellowship with Dr Holland who had just moved from Roswell Park to Mount Sinai. I became...

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