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.
Kimmel In DC with Dr Ashwani Rajput - Major Advance in the Treatment of Lung Cancer
Dr Ashwani Rajput talks with Dr Ben Levy from Sibley Memorial Hospital about the results of the Checkmate-816 clinical trial, which is leading to major changes in the way patients with non-small cell lung cancer are being treated. Click here to learn more about the Checkmate-816 trial.
Cancer Matters with Dr Bill Nelson - The Checkmate-816 Trial
Dr Bill Nelson speaks with Dr Patrick Forde about the results of a clinical trial that show pairing immunotherapy treatments with chemotherapy greatly increases survival in patients with lung cancer.
Read more about the Checkmate-816 Trial here.
Cancer Matters with Dr Bill Nelson - The PROMISE Registry
Dr Bill Nelson speaks with Dr Channing Paller from the Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center at Sibley Memorial Hospital in Washington DC and Dr Heather Cheng from the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center about the PROMISE prostate cancer registry. The PROMISE registry is studying the role of genetics in determining health outcomes for patients with prostate cancer. Learn more about PROMISE at prostatecancerpromise.org/
Cancer Matters with Dr Bill Nelson - Music As Healing
Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center Director, Dr Bill Nelson, talks with singer and songwriter Martha Wainwright about her career, her mother's battle with sarcoma and Stand Up To Cancer's Kate McGarrigle Fund Music As Healing Program.
The grant program is an initiative Stand Up To Cancer Canada that encourages cancer patients and survivors to share their cancer journey through original music with up to 10 finalists being chosen to receive $2,500 to support the professional recording of their original song.
To learn more or to apply, visit standuptocancer.org/musicashealing
Cancer Matters with Dr Bill Nelson - Cognitive Development in Pediatric Cancer Survivors
Dr Bill Nelson speaks to Dr Kathy Ruble about her work on cognitive development with survivors of pediatric cancers.
Kimmel in DC with Dr Ashwani Rajput - Conquering Cancer
Dr Ashwani Rajput speaks with survivor, mentor, patient advocate, podcast host, and champion for female researchers in oncology, Brenda Brody, about her breast cancer journey and how she is using what she learned along the way to help others.
Listen to Brenda's own podcast series, in partnership with the ASCO Foundation and the Conquer Cancer Foundation, here.
Read more about her work with Hope Connections here.
This Integrative Medicine push has really tarnished the reputation of Johns Hopkins Medicine.