Cover art for podcast Blood & Cancer

Blood & Cancer

70 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


ASH19 special report

Blood & Cancer takes you behind the podium at the American Society of Hematology annual meeting for an in-depth look at the latest developments in anemia and myelodysplastic syndrome, chimeric antigen receptor (CAR) T-cell therapy for mantle cell lymphoma, use of novel agents in follicular lymphoma, and a range of new advances being explored in chronic lymphocytic leukemia.

Guests on the podcast include Brian T. Hill, MD, PhD, and Allison Winter, MD, both with the Cleveland Clinic, and Anthony Mato, MD, and Lindsey E. Roeker, MD, of Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York.

Plus, in Clinical Correlation, Ilana Yurkiewicz, MD, of Stanford (Calif.) University, talks about the gratitude that can come from surviving cancer.

*  *  * 

ASH19 abstracts discussed in this podcast:

Abstract 843: Roxadustat in the treatment of anemia in patients with lower-risk myelodysplastic syndrome and low red blood cell transfusion burden.

Abstract 754: (03:45) KTE:X19, an anti-CD19 CAR T-cell therapy in patients with relapsed/refractory mantle cell lymphoma: Results of the phase 2 ZUMA-2 trial.

Abstract 3982: (08:28) Comparative outcomes of relapsed follicular lymphoma patients treated with novel agents: A multi-center analysis.

Abstract 31: (13:45) ELEVATE TN: Phase 3 study of acalabrutinib combined with obinutuzumab or alone versus obinutuzumab plus chlorambucil in patients with treatment-naïve chronic lymphocytic leukemia.

Abstract 33: (19:01) Ibrutinib and rituximab provides superior clinical outcome compared to FCR in younger patients with chronic lymphocytic leukemia: Extended follow-up from the E1912 trial.

Abstract 36: Quantitative analysis of minimal residual disease shows high rates of undetectable MRD after fixed-duration chemotherapy-free treatment and serves as surrogate marker for progression-free survival: A prospective analysis of the randomized CLL14 trial.

Abstract 355: Four-year analysis of Murano study confirms sustained benefit of time-limited venetoclax-rituximab in relapsed/refractory chronic lymphocytic leukemia.

*  *  *

For more MDedge Podcasts, go to

Email the show:

Interact with us on Twitter: @MDedgehemonc

David Henry on Twitter: @davidhenrymd

Ilana Yurkiewicz on Twitter: @ilanayurkiewicz

Educational emoji reaction


Interesting emoji reaction


Funny emoji reaction


Agree emoji reaction


Love emoji reaction


Wow emoji reaction


Are you the creator of this podcast?

Verify your account

and pick the featured episodes for your show.

Listen to Blood & Cancer


A free podcast app for iPhone and Android

  • User-created playlists and collections
  • Download episodes while on WiFi to listen without using mobile data
  • Stream podcast episodes without waiting for a download
  • Queue episodes to create a personal continuous playlist
RadioPublic on iOS and Android
Or by RSS
RSS feed

Connect with listeners

Podcasters use the RadioPublic listener relationship platform to build lasting connections with fans

Yes, let's begin connecting
Browser window

Find new listeners

  • A dedicated website for your podcast
  • Web embed players designed to convert visitors to listeners in the RadioPublic apps for iPhone and Android
Clicking mouse cursor

Understand your audience

  • Capture listener activity with affinity scores
  • Measure your promotional campaigns and integrate with Google and Facebook analytics
Graph of increasing value

Engage your fanbase

  • Deliver timely Calls To Action, including email acquistion for your mailing list
  • Share exactly the right moment in an episode via text, email, and social media
Icon of cellphone with money

Make money

  • Tip and transfer funds directly to podcastsers
  • Earn money for qualified plays in the RadioPublic apps with Paid Listens