Wednesday, October 3, 2012 - 8:35am
Last Sunday's episode of Roswellness Radio featured Myron Czuczman, MD, Professor of Oncology and Head of the Lymphoma/Myeloma Service at Roswell Park. On the final day of Leukemia & Lymphoma Awareness Month, Dr. Czuczman discussed the basics of leukemia and lymphoma, including symptoms and treatment. He also focused on new therapies and the role they play in fighting these diseases.
Wednesday, September 19, 2012 - 9:04am
Brandee Aquilino, PsyD, MA, and Kristen Fix, LMSW, joined this week's Roswellness Radio to discuss childhood cancers and their effect on not only the patient, but the entire family. They list common issues faced during a pediatric cancer diagnosis, and also touch on available resources for patients and families.
Wednesday, September 12, 2012 - 11:34am
Ovarian and gynecological cancers are both nationally recognized throughout the month of September. On last Sunday’s Roswellness Radio, Stacey Akers, MD; ovarian cancer survivor Chris; and her daughter Nicole spoke about uterine, cervical, and ovarian cancers. The three discussed symptoms, treatment, and risk management for these diseases.
Wednesday, August 29, 2012 - 9:08am
Secondary cancers sometimes occur after a patient receives an initial, separate cancer diagnosis. Stephen Edge, MD, Medical Director of the Roswell Park Breast Center; Denise Rokitka, MD, MPH, Director of Roswell Park's Pediatric Long-Term Follow-Up Clinic; and Lynda Beaupin, MD, Director of Roswell Park's Adolescent and Young Adult Program join Roswellness Radio to discuss secondary cancers.
Wednesday, August 22, 2012 - 8:28am
This week's Roswellness Radio spotlights smoking and cancer treatment. Graham Warren, MD, PhD, formerly of Roswell Park, discusses recent research about tobacco and its relation to treatment, and details RPCI's smoking cessation program, Just Breathe.
Wednesday, August 15, 2012 - 1:52pm
Willie Underwood III, MD, MPH, MSci, Associate Professor in the Department of Urology and the Office of Cancer Health Disparities Research, joins this week’s Roswellness Radio to break down the Affordable Care Act. Dr. Underwood explains the significance of the act, what changes to expect, and what it means to cancer patients.
Wednesday, August 8, 2012 - 8:36am
This week's edition of Roswellness Radio features a discussion about voluntary certification programs and how they assist patient care at Roswell Park. Dana Jenkins, MS, Vice President of Organizational Performance Improvement, and Margarita Coyne, RN, MS, Director of Patient Care Services talk about the importance of organizations such as The Joint Commission and The Leapfrog Group.
Wednesday, August 1, 2012 - 8:41am
Kirsten Moysich, PhD, MS, Professor of Oncology and Member of the Department of Cancer Prevention and Control, is part of a team at Roswell Park that works to identify when, why, and how cancer occurs. In this week's Roswellness Radio, Dr. Moysich discusses the study of epidemiology, and explores biological and environmental factors that may play a role in cancer development.
Wednesday, July 25, 2012 - 8:27am
This week's edition of Roswellness Radio spotlights the latest in surgical technology. Steven Hochwald, MD, FACS, Vice Chair and Chief of Chief of Gastrointestinal Surgery examines the inner workings of laparoscopic and robot-assisted surgery, and explains why these operations lead to faster recovery time for patients.
Wednesday, July 18, 2012 - 8:57am