Dr. Simeon Jaggernauth, medical oncologist at CTCA in Tulsa, is a fan of the book who hopes the documentary series will attract a large television audience. Todd Hardy, a Dallas resident who received treatment for lung cancer at CTCA in Tulsa in September, is quoted in the article.
Dr. Simeon Jaggernauth, an oncologist at Cancer Treatment Centers of America in Tulsa, discusses an upcoming miniseries about cancer.
Three minutes into a new 6-hour documentary based on his Pulitzer Prize-winning book on cancer, author Dr. Siddhartha Mukherjee gives a blunt assessment of mankind's fateful relationship with the disease: "Cancer is part of our genetic inheritance," he says. "We will always have cancer amidst us, within us, amongst us."
Dr. Glen Weiss, director of clinical research at Cancer Treatment Centers of America in Goodyear, sees the documentary as a means to bring cancer out into the open.
Cancer Treatment Centers of America® at Midwestern Regional Medical Center in Zion, Ill., has honored Patrice Dillow, MSN, RN, APRN, WOCN with the DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses in recognition for her commitment and patient-centered approach to care.
In anticipation of the Ken Burns documentary Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies, Dr. Glen Weiss of Cancer Treatment Centers of America Western Regional Medical Center in Goodyear discussed the latest technologies to treat cancer, with an integrative approach.
Cancer Treatment Centers of America in Phoenix Announces Annual New Treatments in Oncology (ANTO) Conference. This live CME program is designed to educate community healthcare providers and researchers on the latest developments in oncology.
In light of Angelina Jolie’s decision to have ovarian surgery, Dr. Laurence Altshuler discusses preventative screenings for women and the link between breast cancer and ovarian cancer.
Cancer Treatment Centers of America in Tulsa (CTCA) has added three physicians to its team: Rola Eid, D.O., plastic surgeon who will serve as medical director of plastic and reconstructive surgery; Richard Tannen, M.D., FCCP, intensivist; and Kevin Tulipana, D.O., hospitalist.
On page 23, David Wakefield, PhD, psychologist at Cancer Treatment Centers of America in Tulsa shares tips on making communication about cancer a priority with a child.
Cancer Treatment Centers of America in Tulsa hosted a Community Awareness Day as part of the CTCA Hope Works program. The event featured about 20 nonprofit organizations with a representative who discussed the organization’s purpose, mission, and how employees can get involved.