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Cancer Matters with Dr Bill Nelson - Fighting Cancer with T Cells

2/20/2020
Dr Bill Nelson and Dr Jonathan Powell discuss how T cells activated from the immune system are being used to fight cancer.

Duration:00:16:10

Sibley Integrative Medicine - Exercise

2/18/2020
Dr Rosanne Sheinberg and Harpreet Gujral explain the benefits of exercise for patients with cancer.

Duration:00:17:45

Cancer Matters with Dr Bill Nelson - Alcohol and Breast Cancer

2/13/2020
Dr Bill Nelson and Dr Cynthia Zahnow discuss how her experience as a breast cancer survivor informs her research into examining a potential link between alcohol consumption and breast cancer.

Duration:00:13:30

On Target with Dr Akila Viswanathan - Sarcoma and Palliative Radiation

2/11/2020
Dr Akila Viswanathan is joined by Dr Sara Alcorn to discuss the treatment of sarcoma and explain the use of radiation in palliative care.

Duration:00:13:27

Cancer Matters with Dr Bill Nelson - Lung Cancer Surgery

2/6/2020
Dr Bill Nelson speaks with thoracic surgeon Dr Stephen Broderick about the latest developments in lung cancer care that have made lung surgery less debilitating and improved patient outcomes.

Duration:00:18:39

Sibley Integrative Medicine - Isolation and Loneliness

2/4/2020
Dr Rosanne Sheinberg and Harpreet Gujral discuss how isolation and loneliness can negatively impact people undergoing cancer treatment.

Duration:00:15:00

Cancer Matters with Dr Bill Nelson - Anal and Rectal Cancers

1/30/2020
Dr Bill Nelson speaks with Dr Valerie Lee about the treatment of anal and rectal cancers.

Duration:00:14:31

On Target with Dr Akila Viswanathan - Cancer Invasion and Metastasis

1/28/2020
Dr Akila Viswanathan talks with Dr Andrew Ewald about the Johns Hopkins Cancer Invasion and Metastasis Program and the importance of providing more research to the spread of cancer.

Duration:00:24:58

Cancer Matters with Dr Bill Nelson - Developing a Cancer Drug

1/23/2020
Dr Bill Nelson speaks with Dr Venu Raman about his work to develop a cancer drug targeting a gene that stabilizes tumors.

Duration:00:15:56

Sibley Integrative Medicine - A Path to Mindfulness

1/21/2020
Dr Rosanne Sheinberg and Harpreet Gujral from Sibley Integrative Medicine talk with cancer survivor Martha Brettschneider, whose diagnosis opened a door to mindfulness and set her life on a new path.

Duration:00:15:05

On Target with Dr Akila Viswanathan - Pancreatic Cancer

1/14/2020
Dr Akila Viswanathan and Dr Amol Narang discuss how radiation oncologists at Johns Hopkins are addressing the challenges of treating pancreatic cancer.

Duration:00:18:40

Cancer Matters with Dr Bill Nelson - What Causes Cancer?

1/9/2020
Dr Bill Nelson speaks with Elizabeth Platz, from the Bloomberg School of Public Health, about how epidemiologists and population scientists determine the causes of cancer as well as the importance of diet and exercise in preventing cancer.

Duration:00:19:12

Cancer Disparities with Dr Otis Brawley - Clinical Research

1/8/2020
Dr Otis Brawley speaks with Dr Michael Carducci about the benefit of clinical trials and his work treating patients with prostate cancer.

Duration:00:21:22

Sibley Integrative Medicine - Charitable Giving

1/7/2020
Dr Rosanne Sheinberg and Harpreet Gujral from Sibley Integrative Medicine talk to Margaret Cohen and Kristen Pruski from the Sibley Memorial Hospital Foundation about the benefits of charitable giving and the differences that donations can make in the health outcomes of others.

Duration:00:18:14

Cancer Matters with Dr Bill Nelson - Kristina Baum

1/2/2020
Dr Bill Nelson talks with three-time cancer survivor Kristina Baum about the challenges of confronting her disease and successfully running the New York Marathon in November.

Duration:00:16:09

Cancer Matters with Dr Bill Nelson - Advances in Lung Cancer

12/26/2019
Dr Bill Nelson talks with Dr Julie Brahmer about the advances made in treating patients with lung cancer, smoking cessation and lung cancer screening.

Duration:00:18:03

Sibley Integrative Medicine - Blue Zones

12/24/2019
Dr Rosanne Sheinberg and Harpreet Gujral from Sibley Integrative Medicine explore the phenomenon of 'Blue Zones,' certain places around the world where people live happier, healthier and longer.

Duration:00:16:30

Cancer Matter with Dr Bill Nelson - Proton Therapy

12/19/2019
Dr Bill Nelson speaks with Dr Christina Tsien, Medical Director of the new Johns Hopkins Proton Therapy Center at Sibley Memorial Hospital, about the science behind proton therapy.

Duration:00:17:40

Cancer Disparities with Dr Otis Brawley - Community Engagement

12/18/2019
Dr Otis Brawley speaks with Rebka Atnafou from the Johns Hopkins Urban Health Institute and Bloomberg School of Public Health about her work to improve community engagement in Baltimore.

Duration:00:29:45

On Target with Dr Akila Viswanathan - Genitourinary Cancers

12/17/2019
Dr Akila Viswanathan speaks with Dr Daniel Song about the Multidisciplinary Prostate Cancer Clinic at the Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center and the treatment of genitourinary cancers.

Duration:00:21:53