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ECOG-ACRIN Health Equity Committee Continues to Address Health Disparities in Cancer Research and Care

January 19, 2022

Edith P. Mitchell, MD, MACP, FCPP, FRCS, shares the inspiration behind the ECOG-ACRIN Health Equity Committee, efforts made to address health disparities, how the pandemic has impacted screening and care in the cancer field, and what needs to be done to get back on track.

Gastrointestinal Malignancies: Chaired by Steven J. Cohen, MD

February 03, 2021

Early detection, personalized treatment approaches, and increased situational awareness have improved cancer patient survival rates. Ongoing dialogue among leading experts can only improve patient outcomes and advance the field of gastrointestinal malignancies.

Giri and Gomella on Fostering a New Framework for Genetic Testing Guidelines in Prostate Cancer

September 14, 2020

In our exclusive interview, Dr. Giri and Dr. Gomella discuss the rationale to create the first multidisciplinary, consensus-driven framework for prostate cancer genetic testing, the importance of having a multidisciplinary team weigh in on the recommendations, and key aspects of the guidelines that could have clinical implications for men in this space.