May Newsmakers

May 3, 2017
By: Julie Poucher Harbin, Writer, DCI

LISTEN: Precision Medicine Is Coming To a Doctor Near You (WUNC "The State of Things")
Features Kimberly Blackwell, MD, and Geoffrey Ginsburg, MD, PhD  

WATCH: Doctor walks alongside her patients (WRAL)
Features Kimberly Blackwell, MD

WATCH: Komen race aims to raise $1 million for breast cancer (WRAL)
Features Duke cancer patient Melanee Swanson

WATCH: Daniel George on the Challenge of Cancer Vaccines (AJMC
Features Daniel George, MD

The Link Between Air Pollution and Lung Cancer (US News & World Report
Features H. Kim Lyerly, MD

Head and Neck Cancer Patients Need Coordinated Survivorship Care Planning (Cancer Network/Oncology)
Features Minoka Hicks, RN, BSN, BA, OCN

Striving for Clarity About the Best Approach to Thyroid Cancer Screening and Treatment (JAMA Surgery editorial
Features Julie Ann Sosa, MD, MA

Treatment of KRAS-Mutant Non–Small Cell Lung Cancer The End of the Beginning for Targeted Therapies (JAMA editorial)
Features Jacob Kaufman, MD, PhD and Thomas E. Stinchcombe, MD 

Untreated Breast Cancers Do Not Spontaneously Vanish (Medscape)
Features Jay Baker, MD 

WATCH: Will 'Precision Medicine' Ever Arrive? (Fortune)
Features E. Shelley Hwang, MD, MPH

Waiting and watching with ‘Stage 0’ breast cancer put to nationwide test (The Washington Post)
Features E. Shelley Hwang, MD, MPH

Cancer-Causing Virus Masters Cell's Replication and Immortality (Duke Today)
Features Micah Luftig, PhD

Manish Nair: Closer to a Tool to Fight Cervical Cancer (Duke Today)  
Features Student Manish Nair

Duke Professor Honored By Royal Society of Chemistry (Duke Today)
Features Warren S. Warren, PhD

Cognitively Engaging Activities Often Discontinued After Treatment of Primary Brain Tumors (Oncology Nurse Advisor
Features Deborah Allen, PhD, RN, CNS, FNP-BC, AOCNP

If the Cancer Doesn’t Kill You, the Drug Prices Might (Duke Research Blog)
Features Yousuf Zafar, MD, MHS

Duke researchers explore the link between a commonly held virus and cancer (The Chronicle
Features Joanne Dai

WATCH: New approach at Duke helps treat eye cancer in babies (WRAL
Features Miguel Materin, MD