Benefits of Congresses and Journals in Educating on Personalized Medicine

Sanjiv S. Agarwala, MD

Video Categories: Education and Information

Dr Agarwala provides his perspective on the importance of the Global Biomarkers Consortium, World Cutaneous Malignancies Congress and the journal Personalized Medicine in Oncology.
July 25, 2018

The Greatest Challenges in Incorporating Biomarkers into Cancer Care

Dr David Spigel discusses challenges and solutions to incorporating cancer biomarkers into patient care, including finding pathology resources to do the testing, issues around reimbursement, and educating colleagues on the value and operational aspects of biomarker testing in delivering personalized therapy to patients with cancer.

July 25, 2018

Best Practices in How Oncologists and Pathologists Can Work Together to Optimize Biomarker Testing for their Patients with Cancer

Dr Sanjiv Agarwala describes best practices developed at St. Luke’s Cancer Center, where a committee has been formed in which clinicians and pathologists meet to reach consensus on reflex testing of molecular biomarkers, as well as the value of biomarker testing in enhancing patient care.