Navigating the High Cost of Cancer Treatments

Jorge Cortes, MD

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Dr. Jorge Cortes addresses the difficulties patients have in dealing with the high cost of cancer treatments and calls for an effort to make these drugs more affordable. He asserts that physicians should try to help by understanding the needs of their patients, educating them, and involving their social workers and pharmacies.
July 25, 2018

What the Next Generation of Cancer Biomarkers May Involve

Dr Sanjiv Agarwala predicts that the cancer biomarkers of the future may be “mobile biomarkers,” meaning measures of the tumor microenvironment or immune response that change with therapy and may be able to determine treatment efficacy.

September 7, 2018

Healthcare Team’s Relationship to the Patient

Dr Andrey Antov expands on how the healthcare team can work together to provide the best possible care for their patient.