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Alison Conlin, MD, MPH, medical oncologist, Providence Cancer Institute, stresses the importance of research in breast cancer care and says the stressors and outcomes of the pandemic share similarity to those of a cancer-related outcomes.
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Alison Conlin, MD, MPH, medical oncologist, explains how care for HER2+ breast cancer has changed over the last 2 to 4 years compared with other forms of breast cancer—highlighting the approval of four new drugs and indications—and says COVID-19 has impacted cancer care less than other disease…
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William Rayford Gwin III, MD, medical oncologist, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, breaks down some common challenges in treating breast cancer that make it unique compared to other types of cancer, and provides some risk reducing strategies for breast cancer. 
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Jairam Krishnamurthy, MD, FACP, assistant professor of medicine, University of Nebraska Medical Center, reviews what it is like to navigate through breast cancer care with the whole care—including the patient, pharmacists, other providers, and payers—and also discusses how the costs of breast…
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Victor G Vogel, MD, medical oncologist, Geisinger Health System, discusses a variety of risk reducing strategies for breast cancer, including why some are “overdue,” explains why there is a lack in the uptake of medications among patients despite national and global organization support for these…
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Sara Hurvitz, MD, medical oncologist, Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center, and Sherene Loi, PhD, senior medical oncologist, Peter MacCallum Cancer Center, discuss their recent study, HER2CLIMB, highlighting the positive findings that include the reduction of intracranial progression and death among…
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In an exclusive interview at SABCS 2019, Dawn Hershman, MD, MS, professor of medicine and epidemiology at Columbia University Medical Center, Herbert Irving Comprehensive Cancer Center, discusses how the cost of breast cancer treatment is directly associated with rates of adherence, and explains…
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Charles Saunders, MD, chief executive office, Integra Connect, breaks down what the Oncology Care Model is, highlights the various components of it, and reviews recent performance data. Podcast Transcript: My name is Dr. Charles Saunders. I am the chief executive officer for Integra Connect.…
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