Town Meeting Videos
Dr. Maha Hussain of the Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University discusses the latest treatment in prostate cancer.
Navigating a prostate cancer diagnosis can be challenging. Where can you access information about your condition that’s easy to understand? What should you expect from your healthcare team? This program, produced in partnership with the Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University, will feature Dr. Maha Hussain along with Nurse Practitioner Brenda Martone. The experts will help viewers understand treatment options, emerging research and tools for symptom management. You’ll also hear advice for staying educated and informed about prostate cancer including tips for identifying resources and support for living well with prostate cancer.
Interview with William Catalona, MD, Professor of Urology, Director of Clinical Prostate Cancer Program Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University, Russel Szmulewitz, MD, Assistant Director, Genitourinary Oncology Program; Assistant Professor of Medicine University of Chicago Medical Center
At the 2015 American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) meeting, prostate cancer researchers came together to share results of ongoing studies. Dr. Karim Fizazi, Head of the Department of Cancer Medicine at the Institut Gustave Roussy in France shared his reflections on the conference and explains what new developments could mean for patients.
This coverage from the 2015 annual meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) features prostate cancer experts, Dr. Bruce Montgomery, Dr. Emmanuel Antonarakis, Dr. Tomasz Beer, and Tom Kirk from Us TOO International Prostate Cancer Education and Support Network. The experts gathered to discuss the latest news in prostate cancer coming out of ASCO. They shared their perspective on recent information released, including guidelines from Prostate Cancer Working Group 3 (PCWG3), the Stampede Study, the role of PSA, hormonal therapy, chemotherapy, and immunotherapy, among many others. The panelists share their hope for the future of prostate cancer treatment and why they are optimistic.
Tags: American Society of Clinical Onc, ASCO, Patient Empowerment Network, Prostate cancer, Dr. Bruce Montgomery, Dr. Emmanuel Antonarakis, Dr. Tomasz Beer, Tom Kirk, Us TOO, Us TOO International Prostate Ca, Prostate Cancer Working Group 3, PCWG3 and Stampede Study