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Highlights of ONS Congress 2023 With Maria Badillo, MSN, RN, OCN®, CCRP

This year's Oncology Nursing Society (ONS) Congress featured numerous thought-provoking and motivating presentations from experts in the field of oncology nursing. Maria Badillo, Research Nurse Manager at MD Anderson Cancer Center and Editorial Board Member of Oncology Data Advisor®, stopped by in between presentations to share the most inspiring topics that she enjoyed hearing and is looking forward to sharing with her team.  

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Groundbreaking Results of Mirvetuximab Soravtansine for Ovarian Cancer With Kathleen Moore, MD

Oncology Data Advisor® · Groundbreaking Results of Mirvetuximab Soravtansine for Ovarian Cancer With Kathleen Moore, MD Welcome to Oncology Data Advisor, a digital resource for the multidisciplinary cancer team. At the recent American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting, Kathleen Moore, MD, Associate Director of Clinical Research and Professor of Gynecologic Oncology at the Stephenson Cancer Center at the University of Oklahoma, sat down to discuss in detail her present...

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Studying Accelerated Brain Age and Neurocognitive Impairments in Childhood Cancer Survivors With Nicholas Phillips, MD, PhD

In this interview from the 2023 American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting, Dr. Nicholas Phillips, a Physician Scientist at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, discusses his research investigating accelerated brain age and associated neurocognitive impairments experienced by childhood cancer survivors.  

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Project Life and Cancer Survivorship With Lesley Glenn

Oncology Data Advisor® · Project Life and Cancer Survivorship With Lesley Glenn At the recent 48th Oncology Nursing Society (ONS) Congress, metastatic breast cancer survivor Lesley Glenn sat down with Oncology Data Advisor® to tell us about Project Life, a virtual, membership-based survivorship resource for patients around the world living with stage IV breast cancer. As well, she discussed her ONS presentation Practicing Inclusion in the Emerging Science of Metastatic Cancer.   ...

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Empowering Young Adult Cancer Survivors Through Adventure: Project Koru With Beth Peck

Project Koru is a nonprofit organization that seeks to enrich the lives of young adult cancer survivors through outdoor and adventure-based community experiences. At the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting in Chicago, Beth Peck, the organization's Executive Director, sat down with Oncology Data Advisor to talk about its mission and the excitement of sharing the ASCO experience with others who have a common goal.

This podcast episode was recorded live at the 2022 ASCO Annual Meeting in Chicago by Oncology Data Advisor and ConveyMed. 

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See, Hear, Feel: Exploring Cognitive Psychology and Emotional Intelligence in Medicine With Christine Ko, MD

In this interview, Oncology Data Advisor® is joined by Dr. Christine Ko, Professor of Dermatology and Pathology at Yale University and host of the See, Hear, Feel podcast. Dr. Ko shares her passion for incorporating cognitive psychology and emotional intelligence into medical practice and explains how doing so can enhance patient encounters and care.  

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Factors Leading to Black Patient Disparities in Hematology Trials With Shakira Grant, MBBS

At the recent American Society of Hematology (ASH) Annual Meeting, Shakira J. Grant, MBBS, an Assistant Professor of Medicine at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, sat down with Oncology Data Advisor to discuss her research she presented, "If You Don't Trust Your Doctor That Much…You'd Feel Less Confident Doing a Research Study": Factors Influencing Black Patient Participation in Hematology Trials.

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Making Health Care Accessible for Acute Myeloid Leukemia Patients With Ian Bouligny, MD

At the 2022 American Society of Hematology (ASH) Annual Meeting, Dr. Ian Bouligny, Hematology/Oncology Fellow at Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) Massey Cancer Center, spoke with Oncology Data Advisor about his abstract regarding health care disparities faced by Black patients with acute myeloid leukemia (AML). Dr. Bouligny explains the factors that contribute to treatment disparities and shares strategies for equalizing health care accessibility on both the local and the national levels.  

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Advocating for Equitable Care in Multiple Myeloma: National Minority Health Month With Shakira Grant, MBBS

In honor of National Minority Health Month, Dr. Shakira Grant, Assistant Professor at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, sat down with Oncology Data Advisor to talk about her research surrounding racial disparities faced by patients with multiple myeloma. Dr. Grant outlines the existing barriers to equitable health care and shares valuable advice on steps that oncology clinicians can take to make health care more accessible for their patients of minority populations.  

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Additional Advances in Immune Thrombocytopenia Research and Clinical Trials With Allison Imahiyerobo, APN

Oncology Data Advisor™ · Additional Advances in Immune Thrombocytopenia Research and Clinical Trials In 2022, Allison Imahiyerobo, an Advanced Practice Nurse at the Englewood Health Physician Network in New Jersey, led a continuing medical education (CME)/nursing continuing professional development (NCPD)–approved activity with i3 Health, New Insights and Avenues for Improved Patient Outcomes in Immune Thrombocytopenia. A year later, Ms. Imahiyerobo sat down with Oncology Data Advis...

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Driving Health Care Accessibility Through Acute Myeloid Leukemia Research: National Minority Health Month With Ian Bouligny, MD

Oncology Data Advisor® · Driving Health Care Accessibility Through Acute Myeloid Leukemia Research With Ian Bouligny, MD In this interview for National Minority Health Month, Oncology Data Advisor speaks with Dr. Ian Bouligny, a third-year Hematology/Oncology Fellow at Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) Massey Cancer Center. Dr. Bouligny shares updates on his research regarding health care barriers faced by patients of minority populations with acute myeloid leukemia (AML) and sug...

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Investigating Momelotinib for Treatment of Myelofibrosis With Srdan Verstovsek, MD, PhD

Oncology Data Advisor™ · Investigating Momelotinib for Treatment of Myelofibrosis With Srdan Verstovsek, MD, PhD At the recent American Society of Hematology (ASH) Annual Meeting, Dr. Srdan Verstovsek, Chief of the Section for Myeloproliferative Neoplasms in the Department of Leukemia at MD Anderson Cancer Center, sat down to discuss his presentation on the results of research regarding momelotinib in treatment of myelofibrosis. This podcast episode was recorded live by Oncology Dat...

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Subsequent Treatment After CAR T-Cell Therapy in Large B-Cell Lymphoma With Armin Ghobadi, MD

Oncology Data Advisor™ · Subsequent Treatment After CAR T-Cell Therapy in Large B-Cell Lymphoma With Armin Ghobadi, MD Recently, at the American Society of Hematology (ASH) Annual Meeting in New Orleans, Dr. Armin Ghobadi, an Associate Professor at the Washington University School of Medicine, Siteman Cancer Center, sat down with Oncology Data Advisor to enlighten us about his research and presentation regarding the ZUMA-7 trial, in which he discusses the outcomes of subsequent anti...

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Pioneering the Field of Stem Cell Biology With Irving Weissman, MD

At the recent American Society of Hematology (ASH) Annual Meeting in New Orleans, Dr. Irving Weissman, Director of the Institute of Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine at Stanford University, received the 2022 Wallace H. Coulter Award for Lifetime Achievement in Hematology. In this interview, Dr. Weissman tells the story of how he entered the field, describes the monumental contributions he has made in hematology and oncology, and shares advice for medical students who are interested in becoming involved in basic science research.  

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Pioneering the Field of Stem Cell Biology With Irving Weissman, MD

At the recent American Society of Hematology (ASH) Annual Meeting in New Orleans, Dr. Irving Weissman, Director of the Institute of Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine at Stanford University, received the 2022 Wallace H. Coulter Award for Lifetime Achievement in Hematology. In this interview, Dr. Weissman tells the story of how he entered the field, describes the monumental contributions he has made in hematology and oncology, and shares advice for medical students who are interested in becoming involved in basic science research.  

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Creating Valuable Education for the Hematology/Oncology Fellow With Ronak Mistry, DO, and Vivek Patel, MD

At the 2022 American Society of Hematology (ASH) Annual Meeting, Oncology Data Advisor sat down with Dr. Ronak Mistry and Dr. Vivek Patel, Clinical Fellows in Medicine at Vanderbilt University and hosts of The Fellow on Call podcast. Dr. Mistry and Dr. Patel share their passion for creating education geared towards fellows and the valuable experience of attending ASH as a trainee.  

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Investigating CAR T-Cell Therapy Wait Time and High-Risk Disease Definitions in Myeloma With Samer Al Hadidi, MD, MS, FACP

At the recent 64th American Society of Hematology (ASH) Annual Meeting in New Orleans, Dr. Samer Al Hadidi, Assistant Professor at the University of Arkansas, sat down with Oncology Data Advisor to discuss the multiple myeloma research that he presented. Dr. Al Hadidi elaborates on his studies regarding the wait list for patients who are eligible to receive chimeric antigen receptor (CAR) T-cell therapy and the variability of definitions of high-risk disease in myeloma clinical trials.  

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Multiple Myeloma Trials and Quality News Reporting With Manni Mohyuddin, MBBS

At the recent 64th American Society of Hematology (ASH) Annual Meeting in New Orleans, Dr. Manni Mohyuddin, Assistant Professor at the University of Utah Huntsman Cancer Institute, sat down with Oncology Data Advisor to discuss the multiple myeloma research he was involved with at this year's meeting. Dr. Mohyuddin elaborates on his abstracts regarding the prognostic value of (11;14) translocation in multiple myeloma, the characterization of survival end points in clinical trials, and ways to improve the quality of news reporting of oncology clinical trials.  

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Additional Advances in Multiple Myeloma Research and Clinical Trials: With Sarah Holstein, MD, PhD

Oncology Data Advisor™ · Additional Advancements in Research: Multiple Myeloma Earlier this year, Dr. Sarah Holstein of the University of Nebraska Medical Center participated in a two-part continuing medical education (CME) activity regarding practice-changing strategies and improved patient outcomes in the treatment of multiple myeloma (MM). With many updates and improvements in the treatment of MM since recording, Dr. Holstein joins OncData to share her knowledge and talk about wh...

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Exploring the Results of Elranatamab for Relapsed/Refractory Multiple Myeloma With Noopur Raje, MD

Oncology Data Advisor™ · Exploring the Results of Elranatamab for Relapsed/Refractory Multiple Myeloma With Noopur Raje, MD Recently, Dr. Noopur Raje, Director of the Center for Multiple Myeloma at Massachusetts General Hospital, sat down with Oncology Data Advisor at the 64th American Society of Hematology (ASH) Annual Meeting to discuss the results of the MagnetisMM-1 study of elranatamab for multiple myeloma that she presented. Dr. Raje elaborates on the efficacy and safety of th...

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