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The Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center leads the field in scientific inquiry and sets the pace in the race to cure cancer. Our doctors and researchers are at the vanguard of discovery, implementation and treatment. Our podcast provides a glimpse at the work they do to combat cancer and the leading care that our state-of-the-art facilities provide.

The Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center leads the field in scientific inquiry and sets the pace in the race to cure cancer. Our doctors and researchers are at the vanguard of discovery, implementation and treatment. Our podcast provides a glimpse at the work they do to combat cancer and the leading care that our state-of-the-art facilities provide.

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The Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center leads the field in scientific inquiry and sets the pace in the race to cure cancer. Our doctors and researchers are at the vanguard of discovery, implementation and treatment. Our podcast provides a glimpse at the work they do to combat cancer and the leading care that our state-of-the-art facilities provide.

Language:

English


Episodes

Cancer Matters with Dr Bill Nelson - Cancer's Intelligence

1/21/2021
Dr Bill Nelson speaks with Dr J James Frost about his recent paper, 'Cancer's Intelligence,' on how the disease plots its growth in the body to overcome our efforts to stop it. To read more on Dr Frost's work, click here: https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2020-12/swbc-ci122220.php

Duration:00:23:04

Cancer Matters with Dr Bill Nelson - Cigarette Restitution Fund

1/7/2021
Dr Bill Nelson talks to Dina Lansey and Dr Otis Brawley about their work using resources from the state of Maryland's Cigarette Restitution Fund to educate patient populations on the benefits of clinical trials and overcome barriers to participation.

Duration:00:19:53

On Target with Dr Akila Viswanathan - COVID-19 Response Update

12/17/2020
Dr Akila Viswanathan and the COVID-19 response team from the Department of Radiation Oncology and Molecular Radiations Sciences provide an update on our response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Duration:00:20:19

Cancer Matters with Dr Bill Nelson - Precision Medicine Informatics

12/10/2020
Dr Bill Nelson and Dr Alex Baras explain how doctors and scientists are examining large data sets to improve and refine cancer care.

Duration:00:22:01

On Target with Dr Akila Viswanathan - Cancer Genetics

12/1/2020
Dr Akila Viswanathan talks with Dr Fred Bunz about cancer genetics and the cell mutations that lead to the growth and spread of cancer.

Duration:00:17:19

On Target with Dr Akila Viswanathan - Imaging and Artificial Intelligence

11/24/2020
Dr Akila Viswanathan speaks with Dr Junghoon Lee about the role of imaging in cancer treatment and how artificial intelligence continues to improve patient care.

Duration:00:24:13

Kimmel In DC with Dr Ashwani Rajput - Lung Cancer in the National Capital Region

11/11/2020
Dr Ashwani Rajput, the Director of the Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center in the National Capital Region, begins his podcast series speaking with Dr Ben Levy from Sibley Memorial Hospital about the treatment of lung cancer and the cancer services available through the Kimmel Cancer Center in the Greater Washington DC Area.

Duration:00:25:05

Cancer Matters with Dr Bill Nelson - The FDA Approval Process

10/15/2020
Dr Bill Nelson and Dr Tatiana Prowell discuss the approval and regulation of cancer drugs by the Food and Drug Administration.

Duration:00:22:50

Cancer Matters with Dr Bill Nelson - Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia

9/16/2020
Dr Bill Nelson and Dr Pat Brown discuss the treatment methods for patients diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (ALL), including CAR-T cell therapy.

Duration:00:25:12

Cancer Disparities with Dr Otis Brawley - Increasing Minority Representation

9/9/2020
In a broad discussion, Dr Otis Brawley and Dr Curtiland Deville from Sibley Memorial Hospital discuss the range of available treatments for prostate cancer, reducing cancer disparities, and increasing minority representation in radiation oncology.

Duration:00:30:26

Cancer Disparities with Dr Otis Brawley - Healthcare Equity

8/19/2020
Dr Otis Brawley speaks with Dr John Kiess of Loyola University about reconciliation, peacebuilding and how social change can improve healthcare disparities. Dr Kiess's book is entitled Hannah Arendt and Theology.

Duration:00:36:46

Cancer Disparities with Dr Otis Brawley - Johns Hopkins and the African American Community of Baltimore

8/12/2020
Dr Otis Brawley and Dr David Terry, from Morgan State University, discuss the long history and relationship between Johns Hopkins University and Hospital with the African American community of Baltimore. Dr Terry's book is entitled, The Struggle and the Urban South: Confronting Jim Crow in Baltimore Before the Movement.

Duration:00:33:43

Cancer Matters with Dr Bill Nelson - PARP Inhibitors

8/6/2020
Dr Bill Nelson and Dr Emmanuel Antonarakis explain how PARP Inhibitors work and their use in treating some types of prostate cancer.

Duration:00:19:40

On Target with Dr Akila Viswanathan - ASTRO Clinical Guidelines on Radiation Therapy for Cervical Cancer

8/4/2020
Dr Akila Viswanathan and Dr Junzo Chino from the Duke Cancer Institute examine the American Society for Radiation Oncology Clinical Guidelines on Radiation Therapy for Cervical Cancer. To read the full guidelines, click here: https://www.astro.org/Patient-Care-and-Research/Clinical-Practice-Statements/Cervical-Cancer-Guideline

Duration:00:30:13

Cancer Matters with Dr Bill Nelson - Liver Cancer

7/30/2020
Dr Bill Nelson speaks with Dr Mark Yarchoan about the diagnosis and treatment of liver cancer.

Duration:00:17:05

Cancer Matters with Dr Bill Nelson - Advanced Prostate Cancer

7/23/2020
Dr Bill Nelson speaks with Dr Mario Eisenberger about treating advanced-stage prostate cancer.

Duration:00:21:19

Cancer Matters with Dr Bill Nelson - Pediatric Bone Marrow Transplant

7/16/2020
Dr Bill Nelson talks with Dr Ken Cooke about the success of pediatric bone marrow transplants.

Duration:00:20:21

On Target with Dr Akila Viswanathan - Head and Neck Cancer

7/14/2020
Dr Akila Viswanathan speaks Dr Harry Quon, the Co-Director of the Johns Hopkins Head and Neck Cancer Multidisciplinary Clinic.

Duration:00:18:53

Cancer Matters with Dr Bill Nelson - Preventing the Spread of COVID-19

7/9/2020
Dr Bill Nelson speaks with Dr Bert Vogelstein about shifting his work as a cancer researcher to detecting and preventing the spread of COVID-19.

Duration:00:27:28

Cancer Matters with Dr Bill Nelson - Cancer Disparities and COVID-19

6/18/2020
Dr Bill Nelson and Dr Otis Brawley discuss why the poor and disadvantaged that are already struggling with a cancer diagnosis are also more susceptible to COVID-19.

Duration:00:18:11