Breast Cancer

Clifford A. Hudis, MD: Tissue Collection and Clinical Trials in Breast Cancer Research
Jul
11
2012

Dr. Cliff Hudis discusses clinical trials and tissue collection in breast cancer research. This interview was filmed at the American Society of Clinical Oncology Annual Meeting in Chicago 2012. Clifford A. Hudis, MD is the Chief, Breast Cancer Medicine at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City. He is a medical oncologist with research […]

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Clifford A. Hudis, MD: Paclitaxel Beats Out Newer Agents in the Treatment of Advanced Breast Cancer
Jul
11
2012

Dr. Cliff Hudis discusses paclitaxel beat two newer chemotherapies—nab-paclitaxel (Abraxane) and ixabepilone (Ixempra)—in the treatment of metastatic breast cancer patients who have not had prior systemic therapies. Paclitaxel fared better in terms of both efficacy and safety compared to the newer agents at the designated doses. This interview was filmed at the American Society of […]

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Clifford A. Hudis, MD: T-DM1 EMILIA Trial for HER-2 Positive Advanced Breast Cancer
Jul
11
2012

Dr. Cliff Hudis discuss with data from the T-DM1 EMILIA trial for HER-2 Positive Advanced Breast Cancer presented by Dr. Kimberly Blackwell at ASCO 2012. This interview was filmed at the American Society of Clinical Oncology Annual Meeting in Chicago 2012. Clifford A. Hudis, MD is the Chief, Breast Cancer Medicine at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer […]

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Advocacy in Action: Inflammatory Breast Cancer Research Foundation
May
22
2012

Advocacy in Action sat down with Ginny Mason to learn more about the Inflammatory Breast Cancer Research Foundation and the work they do to help those with inflammatory breast cancer through both education and research. Advocacy in Action videos at the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) Annual Meeting 2012 was made possible, in part, […]

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Ginny Mason, RN: An Overview of Inflammatory Breast Cancer
May
22
2012

Ginny Mason, RN, Executive Director of the Inflammatory Breast Cancer Research Foundation, gives an overview of inflammatory breast cancer (IBC) symptoms, how it presents, as well as treatment options. Advocacy in Action videos at the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) Annual Meeting 2012 was made possible, in part, by: VIDEO TRANSCRIPT Selma Schimmel, Founder […]

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Jose Baselga, MD, PhD: Pi3 Kinase Inhibitor Update
May
17
2012

Dr. Jose Baselga gives an Pi3 Kinase Inhibitor update  for breast cancer patients at the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) Annual 2012 meeting in Chicago. Jose Baselga, MD, PhD is the Chief of the Division of Hematology/Oncology, Associate Director of the Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center and a Professor, Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical […]

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Pamela Goodwin, MD: Metformin and Breast Cancer
May
17
2012

Dr. Pamela Goodwin discusses the current findings in her ongoing clinical trial looking at the use of metformin (a generic diabetes drug) in patients with breast cancer at the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) Annual 2012 meeting in Chicago. Pamela Goodwin, MD is a Senior Investigator at the Samuel Lunenfeld Research Institute, Mount Sinai […]

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Jeffrey N. Weitzel, MD: The BRCA Mutation and Cancer Genetics
May
17
2012

Dr. Jeffrey Weitzel discusses the BRCA mutation and cancer genetics at the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) Annual 2012 meeting in Chicago. Jeffrey Weitzel, M.D. is Chief of the Division of Clinical Cancer Genetics at City of Hope. Dr.Weitzel’s multidisciplinary clinical and research program emphasizes the recognition and assessment of people at increased risk […]

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Jeffrey N. Weitzel, MD: BRCA Testing: Who Benefits?
May
17
2012

Dr. Jeffrey Weitzel discusses BRCA testing and who benefits from testing at the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) Annual 2012 meeting in Chicago. Jeffrey Weitzel, M.D. is Chief of the Division of Clinical Cancer Genetics at City of Hope. Dr.Weitzel’s multidisciplinary clinical and research program emphasizes the recognition and assessment of people at increased […]

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Musa Mayer: AdvancedBC.org
May
15
2012

Musa Mayer, a research advocate and founder of the website, AdvancedBC.org, talks about her journey as an advocate for metastatic breast cancer. Advocacy in Action videos at the 34th Annual CTRC-AACR San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium was made possible by support from: VIDEO TRANSCRIPT: Selma Schimmel, Founder & CEO, Vital Options International I’ve very pleased […]

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