Breast Cancer Medicine Service Chief Clifford Hudis commented on a report from the American Society of Clinical Oncology that found that in 16 years, cancer will become the leading cause of death in the United States.
Epidemiologist Andrew Vickers discussed PSA screening to detect prostate cancer.
Nurse leader Elizabeth Rodriguez discussed Memorial Sloan Kettering’s patient portal.
Breast cancer surgeon Mary Gemignani commented on breast self-exams.
A Memorial Sloan Kettering patient discusses our survivorship program and the MSK support groups she takes part in.
Integrative Medicine Service Chief Barrie Cassileth commented on a study that found that yoga can help ease pain, fatigue and depression among women battling breast cancer.
Memorial Sloan Kettering President and CEO Craig Thompson was interviewed about the fundraising event Cycle for Survival that raises money for rare cancer research at Memorial Sloan Kettering.
Medical oncologist Richard Carvajal spoke about the importance of fundraising events like Cycle for Survival that raises money for rare cancer research at Memorial Sloan Kettering.
Geneticist Mark Robson discussed the pros and cons of genetic testing.
Pediatric surgeon Michael La Quaglia worked with eighteen-year-old cancer survivor Elana Simon to identify a genetic abnormality that may be a cause of her cancer, called fibrolamellar hepatocellular carcinoma.
Geneticist Noah Kauff commented on a study that suggests that removing the ovaries in young women with BRCA mutations cuts the risk of death, but carries heavy costs in terms of quality of life.
Physician-in-Chief José Baselga commented on why some people travel long distances to seek cancer care at Memorial Sloan Kettering.
Medical oncologist Howard Scher commented on new technology that may help determine whether a cancer patient is an appropriate candidate for a drug, or whether the drug is working.
Medical oncologist Renier Brentjens spoke about a study he and cell researcher Michel Sadelain are conducting that uses a cell-based immune therapy to treat an aggressive form of leukemia.
Nutritionist Moshe Shike spoke about some ways people can reduce their cancer risk.
Physician-scientist David Solit commented on exceptional responders, patients who respond to treatments when others typically do not.
Diagnostic radiologist Carol Lee commented on a study that questions the benefit of yearly mammograms.
Physician-scientist Charles Sawyers is profiled about his seminal role in the discovery of three groundbreaking cancer drugs.
Cell researcher Michel Sadelain discussed a type of gene therapy that instructs the immune system to recognize and attack tumor cells.
Six-year-old Ethan Sandlofer launched a cycling event to raise money for rare cancer research at Memorial Sloan Kettering.