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Blood & Cancer

63 EpisodesProduced by MDedge Hematology OncologyWebsite

Interview-style hematology/oncology podcast from MDedge Hematology-Oncology. The show is hosted by Dr. David Henry with Pearls from Dr. Ilana Yurkiewicz for clinical hematology and oncology health care professionals. The information in this podcast is provided for informational and educational purpo… read more

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When to refer for CAR T-cell therapy

February 13th, 2020

21:08

Chimeric antigen receptor (CAR) T-cell therapy is one of the hottest advances in lymphoma treatment, but who should get it and what does the process …

Understanding biosimilars

February 6th, 2020

19:31

Think of biosimilars as your mother’s minestrone soup: It’s the same recipe and ingredients every time, but not every batch is chemically identical, even if it tastes about the same. That’s how Brian T. Hill, MD, PhD, …

ASH19 special report

January 30th, 2020

30:34

Blood & Cancer takes you behind the podium at the American Society of Hematology annual meeting for an in-depth look at the latest developments …

Sickle cell update: Treating pain and progress toward cure

January 23rd, 2020

25:44

When it comes to treating pain related to sickle cell disease, consider the underlying factors, from constipation to compression spine deformity. That’s just some of the advice from Ifeyinwa Osunkwo, MD, of Atrium …

Practice-changing research in GI cancer

January 16th, 2020

24:55

Daniel G. Haller, MD, of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, joins Blood & Cancer host David H. Henry, MD, also of the University of …

Palliative care: Not just another word for hospice

January 9th, 2020

34:42

Thomas LeBlanc, MD, of Duke Cancer Institute in Durham, N.C., joins host David H. Henry, MD, of Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia, to discuss the …

The best of Clinical Correlation

January 2nd, 2020

15:49

In this special edition podcast, we bring you the best of Clinical Correlation, a segment on the human side of hematology-oncology care. Clinical …

ICYMI: Get to know Dr. Ilana Yurkiewicz

December 26th, 2019

36:04

In this special edition podcast, Blood & Cancer revisits an interview with Ilana Yurkiewicz, MD, of Stanford (Calif.) University. Dr. Yurkewicz is the writer and producer of the podcast’s Clinical Correlation …

ASCO president on uniting the oncology field  

December 19th, 2019

22:17

Howard “Skip” Burris, MD, chief medical officer of Sarah Cannon Cancer Institute in Nashville, Tenn., joins the podcast to talk about what it’s like to be the 2019-2020 president of the American Society of Clinical …

2019 drug approvals in hematology-oncology  

December 12th, 2019

21:21

David Mintzer, MD, of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, joins the podcast to discuss noteworthy drug approvals in hematology-oncology in …

ASH 2019 Preview: Potentially practice-changing studies

December 5th, 2019

39:41

Matt Kalaycio, MD, of the Cleveland Clinic joins Blood & Cancer host David H. Henry, MD, of Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia, to preview the potentially practice changing research that will be reported at the …

Breaking down biosimilars: ICYMI

November 28th, 2019

28:09

In this special edition podcast, Blood & Cancer revisits an interview with Gary H. Lyman, MD, of Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, …

Breast cancer case review with Dr. Jame Abraham

November 21st, 2019

29:55

Jame Abraham, MD, of the Cleveland Clinic joins Blood & Cancer host David H. Henry, MD, of Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia to review two …

Immunotherapy in lung cancer with Dr. Jack West, Part 2

November 14th, 2019

28:54

Jack West, MD, joins the podcast to discuss the immunotherapy in the treatment of lung cancer. Dr. West is an associate clinical professor in medical …

Immunotherapy in lung cancer with Dr. Jack West, Part 1

November 7th, 2019

29:45

 

H. Jack West, MD, joins the podcast to discuss the latest trials of immunotherapies in the treatment of lung cancer. Dr. West is an associate …

Reader beware: Interpreting post hoc analyses

October 31st, 2019

22:38

David L. Streiner, PhD, of McMaster University, Hamilton, Ont., and the University of Toronto, joins Blood & Cancer host David Henry, MD, of Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia, to explain what a post hoc analysis …

Delivering bad news to patients

October 24th, 2019

26:59

Strategies and guidelines for delivering bad news to patients from David Henry, MD, and Ilana Yurkiewicz, MD. 

Timestamps:

  • This week in Oncology …

Choosing a melanoma therapy with Dr. Justine Cohen

October 17th, 2019

30:26

Justine V. Cohen, DO, of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, joins Blood & Cancer host David H. Henry, MD, also of the University of …

'What would you do if this were your family member?'

October 10th, 2019

24:53

In this edition, we conclude our 3-part series about having hard conversations with patients as a trainee. This week's case poses the following …

Ending curative therapy even when the family wants it

October 3rd, 2019

18:34

Hematology/oncology requires clinicians to have some of the most difficult conversations in all of medicine. In part 2 of our 3-part series, we …

'How long do I have left?' Difficult conversations for trainees (part 1)

September 26th, 2019

21:21

Hematology/oncology requires clinicians to have some of the most difficult conversations in all of medicine. In this edition, we begin a three-part …

Updated ASCO guidelines for VTE in cancer

September 19th, 2019

32:47

 Alok Khorana, MD, of the Cleveland Clinic joins Blood & Cancer host David H. Henry, MD, of Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia, to break down the latest recommendations from the American Society of Clinical …

Castleman disease: Dr. David Fajgenbaum chases his cure

September 12th, 2019

37:12

David Fajgenbaum, MD, of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, is a pioneer in the research of Castleman disease and he’s a patient himself. …

Decoding the mystery of the meta-analysis

September 5th, 2019

30:31

 

David L. Streiner, PhD, of McMaster University, Hamilton, Ont., and the University of Toronto, joins Blood & Cancer host David Henry, MD, of Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia, to talk about meta-analyses and …

GI malignancy case review

August 29th, 2019

29:59

Daniel G. Haller, MD, of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, joins Blood & Cancer host David H. Henry, MD, also of the University of …

ASCO 2019 Breast Cancer Update

August 22nd, 2019

33:18

 

William J. Gradishar, MD, of Feinberg School of Medicine and Northwestern Medicine in Chicago, chats with David H. Henry, MD, host of Blood & …

Geriatric oncology

August 15th, 2019

34:52

 

David Cella, PhD, of Northwestern University in Chicago, joins Blood & Cancer as the guest host for a conversation with Supriya Mohile, MD, MS, …

The pitfalls of P values

August 8th, 2019

30:05

David L. Streiner, PhD, of McMaster University, Hamilton, Ont., and the University of Toronto, joins Blood & Cancer host David Henry, MD, of Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia, to explain what P values actually …

Cancer trials in the community

August 1st, 2019

35:58

Edward S. Kim, MD, of Levine Cancer Institute at Atrium Health in Charlotte, N.C., chats with David H. Henry, MD, host of Blood & Cancer, about …

Polypharmacy in older cancer patients

July 25th, 2019

32:27

Ginah Nightingale, PharmD, of the Jefferson College of Pharmacy at Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia chats with David H. Henry, MD, host …

Pancreatic cancer and clinical trials

July 17th, 2019

24:34

Pancreatic cancer and clinical trials

 

David H. Henry, MD, host of Blood & Cancer, is on location at the 2019 annual meeting of the American …

Financial toxicity of cancer; the illusion of treatment options

July 11th, 2019

24:59

David H. Henry, MD, host of Blood & Cancer, is joined by two experts on the financial toxicity of cancer. Melissa Monak and Kimberly Bell, both of the Cleveland Clinic, presented research at the 2019 annual meeting …

Emergency Oncology: ICYMI

July 5th, 2019

26:14

Episode 26: 

ICYMI: Immunotherapy side effects in the ED

In this special edition podcast, Blood & Cancer revisits an interview on the …

Bloodless medicine, iron deficiency, and ASCO reflections

June 27th, 2019

21:36

Episode 24:

 

David H. Henry, MD, host of Blood & Cancer, is on location at the 2019 annual meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology …

ASCO 2019 Special

June 22nd, 2019

38:09

Alan P. Lyss, MD, a medical oncologist in community practice at Missouri Baptist Medical Center in St. Louis, joins Blood & Cancer host David H. …

Welcome to Cancerland with David Scadden, MD

June 20th, 2019

39:12

Episode 22:

David Scadden, MD, of Harvard University Medical School, Boston, joins Blood & Cancer host David H. Henry, MD, of the University of …

Patient-reported outcomes in cancer

June 13th, 2019

30:51

 

David Cella, PhD, of Northwestern University in Chicago, joins Blood & Cancer as the guest host for a conversation on patient-reported outcomes …

Ask about constipation, calling patients in the middle of the night

June 6th, 2019

35:14

James C. Reynolds, MD, of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, joins Blood & Cancer host David H. Henry, MD, also of the University of …

BONUS: Get to know Ilana Yurkiewicz, MD

June 4th, 2019

36:04

In this bonus edition, MDedge Postcasts voice Nick Andrews brings an interview from our sister show, the Postcall Podcast with Ilana Yurkiewicz, MD. 

You can learn more about the Postcall Podcast by clicking here.

Ilana …

Cancer-related fatigue

May 30th, 2019

33:15

 

David Cella, PhD, and Lisa Wu, PhD, both of Northwestern University in Chicago, discuss fatigue and sleep disturbance related to cancer – its …

Hazard ratio? P value?

May 23rd, 2019

27:05

Episode 17:

David L. Streiner, PhD, of McMaster University, Hamilton, Ont., and the University of Toronto, joins Blood & Cancer host David Henry, MD, of Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia, to talk hazard ratios and

Lung cancer: PD, PDL-1, and immunotherapy

May 16th, 2019

35:22

Howard “Skip” Burris, MD, the chief medical officer of Sarah Cannon Cancer Institute in Nashville, Tenn., joins the podcast as the guest host for a discussion of PD1 and PDL1 in the treatment of lung cancer. Dr. Burris …

ITP: When and how, pregnant patients

May 9th, 2019

31:31

Episode 15  

Host David Henry, MD, welcomes David J. Kuter, MD, of Harvard and Massachusetts General Hospital to talk about idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura. He answers questions like: what are the causes? When do …

CAR T-cell therapy: Development to access

May 2nd, 2019

32:35

 

Howard “Skip” Burris, MD, the chief medical officer at Sarah Cannon Cancer Institute in Nashville, Tenn., joins the podcast as a guest host for a discussion on chimeric antigen receptor (CAR) T-cell therapy with

ASCO GI 2019

April 25th, 2019

21:33

Daniel G. Haller, MD, of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, joins Blood & Cancer host David H. Henry, MD, also of the University of …

Drug development stats and research

April 18th, 2019

26:19

Statistics 101 for the oncologist

 

Episode 12:

David L. Streiner, PhD, of McMaster University and the University of Toronto, joins Blood & …

Anemia in cancer

April 11th, 2019

27:28

 

You can contact Blood & Cancer at podcasts@mdedge.com and you can follow MDedge Hematology Oncology on Twitter @MDedgeHemOnc.

Episode 11:

Blood …

Breast Cancer, CDK4/6 Inhibitors

April 4th, 2019

30:03

We'd love to hear from you with ideas, suggestions, feedback, and questions for Dr. Henry or Dr. Yurkeiwicz at podcasts@mdedge.com and you can follow …

Sickle Cell Treatment, Part II

March 28th, 2019

18:02

The MDedge Daily news is a daily news briefing with the top four stories in clinical medicine news. It's available weekdays at 4:00 a.m. est where ever podcasts are found. Click here to learn more.

Blood & Cancer …

Sickle Cell Treatment, Part I:

March 21st, 2019

25:38

 

Episode 8:

John J. Strouse, MD, PhD, and Julie Kanter, MD, join guest host Ify Osunkwo, MD, of Levine Cancer Institute/Atrium Health in Charlotte, …

Lymphoma in patients w/ HIV

March 14th, 2019

24:31

Stefan K. Barta, MD, of the University of Pennsylvania, joins David Henry, MD, to discuss the treatment and diagnosis of lymphoma in patients with HIV.   

In this week's Clinical Correlation, Ilana Yurkiewicz, MD, has …

Anticoagulation in cancer

March 7th, 2019

30:41

We'd love to hear from you with your ideas, suggestions for topics/guests, shoutouts to colleagues or mentors, questions for Dr. Henry or Dr. …

KATHERINE trial and breast cancer

February 28th, 2019

25:39

Charles E. Geyer, MD, of Virginia Commonweath University joins guest host Jame Abraham, MD, of the Cleveland Clinic to discuss the KATHERINE trial …

How to read and review scientific papers

February 21st, 2019

20:36

Daniel G. Haller, MD, of the University of Pennsylvania joins David H. Henry, MD, to talk about the best ways to read and review the scientific literature. 

And Ilana Rachel Yurkiewicz, MD, talks about chaos and …

ESMO 2018 and more

February 14th, 2019

23:46

David Henry, MD, welcomes Daniel G. Haller, MD, to rehash research from ESMO 2018 as well as the way the meeting itself was run. 

And Ilana Yurkiewicz, MD, stops by for this week’s Clinical Correlation. Dr. Yurkiewicz …

Biosimilars: Gary Lyman

February 7th, 2019

29:52

 

In this episode, Gary H. Lyman, MD (https://bitly.is/2UJzUly) joins David Henry, MD, (http://bit.ly/2MFDfzm) to talk about biosimilars. 

Dr. Lyman talks about the definition of biosimilars, how they are made, which …

Antiemetics: Richard Gralla

January 31st, 2019

27:03

In the first episode of Blood & Cancer, David Henry, MD (http://bit.ly/2MFDfzm), welcomes Richard J. Gralla, MD (http://bit.ly/2ShsxEv), or the …

The JCSO Interview: Dr. Maura Sammon

August 7th, 2018

17:48

When cancer patients present to the emergency department with symptoms and say they’re being treated for cancer, it’s crucial for the attending physician to ascertain at the outset if the treatment is with chemotherapy …

David Henry’s JCSO podcast, May - June 2018

August 3rd, 2018

14:59

In his bimonthly podcast, Dr Henry, the JCSO Editor-in-Chief, discusses a round-up by JCSO Editor Dr Howard Burris of the top takeaways from this year’s annual ASCO meeting, as well as a series of articles focusing on …

David Henry’s JCSO podcast, March - April 2018

August 1st, 2018

12:27

In his bimonthly podcast, Dr Henry, the JCSO Editor-in-Chief, discusses a round-up by JCSO Editor Dr Howard Burris of the top takeaways from this year’s annual ASCO meeting, as well as a series of articles focusing on …

JCSO Interview with Dr Daniel Haller

March 29th, 2018

26:15

In this interview, Dr David Henry, the Editor-in-Chief of The Journal of Community and Supportive Oncology, and Dr Daniel Haller of the Abramson …

JCSO Interview with Dr. Kenneth Anderson

March 27th, 2018

31:26

In this interview, Dr David Henry, the Editor-in-Chief of The Journal of Community and Supportive Oncology, and Dr Ken Anderson, the Kraft Family …

JSCO Podcast January - February 2018

March 23rd, 2018

15:32

In this podcast, Dr Henry highlights research articles on analgesic management in radiation oncology for painful bone metastases, hospitalizations …

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