Jan 25, 2021
I’ve been thinking about the word “performance” a lot lately. Why is sexual activity described this way? 
Jan 19, 2021
Do you need to do an advanced fellowship? Dr. Samer Al Hadidi explores the opportunities and drawbacks, and acknowledges that in the current system, the answer is, "It depends."  
Jan 15, 2021
In this new year we must remain alert to our own prejudices, and be vigilant about keeping our personal biases out of the charts and out of our discussions with colleagues, patients, and caregivers. 
Jan 11, 2021
Feeling the mid-academic year slump? Here are a few tips based on my own ongoing attempts to strike a balance between my clinical duties and my scholarly activities during fellowship. 
Jan 07, 2021
If you're increasingly tired of "hopping on another call," "sending a Zoom invite," or "unmuting yourself," Dr. Aakash Desai and Dr. Ariela Marshall offer tips and empathy for managing...
Dec 02, 2020
Despite the virtual nature of the AMA House of Delegates meeting, the decisions made there have a very real impact on our profession and the patients we serve.
Nov 20, 2020
We owe it to this vulnerable population to check our assumptions and deliver the highest-quality cancer care in a safe and welcoming environment.


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Christopher M. Rose, FACR, FASTRO, MD
Jan 26, 2021
Dr. Simone was one of our giants. After his seminal contributions to the management of pediatric ALL, his stewardship of the original...

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Jan 21, 2021
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Lucio Nobile, MD
Jan 12, 2021
I witnessed extreme situation in the great LA area in that I remember a patient with rectal cancer getting a colonoscopy but not getting...

Nagi S. El Saghir, MD, FASCO, FACP
Dec 16, 2020
Congratulations to President-Elect Dr. Eric Winer, ASCO, all ASCO members, and to the entire Oncology community and Patients in the US and...

Sana A. Al Sukhun, MD, MSc
Dec 11, 2020
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