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Meet Nick, a Hugger and Healer

Memorial Sloan Kettering concierge Nick Medley was profiled about his everyday kindness, caring, and support of our patients and staff alike....

  • Wednesday, April 30, 2014
  • ABC World News with Diane Sawyer

Experiencing a Good Death

Epidemiologist Peter Bach was interviewed about end-of-life care....

  • Sunday, April 27, 2014
  • CBS Sunday Morning

For Drugs That Save Lives, a Steep Cost

Epidemiologist Peter Bach commented on the rising costs of cancer drugs....

  • Sunday, April 27, 2014
  • New York Times

Safer Ways to Fight Cancer

Medical oncologist Renier Brentjens commented on using a patient’s own immune cells to fight cancer....

  • Friday, April 25, 2014
  • CNN

High-Fat Diets Linked to Some Types of Breast Cancer

Breast Cancer Medicine Service Chief Clifford Hudis commented on research that suggests that women who eat a lot of fat, particularly saturated fat, m...

  • Wednesday, April 23, 2014
  • Reuters

False-Positive Mammograms Don't Deter Women From Future Screening: Study

Diagnostic radiologist Carol Lee commented on a study that found that false-positive mammograms do increase anxiety, but the feeling is short-lived an...

  • Monday, April 21, 2014

Camillus Woman, Shot 5 Years Ago, Builds New Life with New Face

Dental Service Chief Joseph Huryn was interviewed about a facial prosthesis he developed for a woman who was shot accidentally....

  • Sunday, April 20, 2014
  • Syracuse Post-Standard

New Clinical Trials Underway for Advanced Lung Cancer Patients

Medical oncologist Mark Kris discussed personalized medicine and how genetic testing has improved treatment for many patients with lung cancer....

  • Saturday, April 19, 2014
  • PBS NewsHour

Everybody's Little Buddy

Head and Neck Cancer Oncology Service Chief David Pfister spoke about throat cancer—the disease Gilligan’s Island star Bob Denver ultimately succu...

  • Friday, April 18, 2014
  • Cancer Today

Teen Makes Genetic Discovery of Her Own Rare Cancer

Pediatric Surgical Service Chief Michael LaQuaglia was interviewed about working with one of his teenage patients on a research project to genetically...

  • Thursday, April 17, 2014
  • NBC News