Cancer.Net Podcasts

Cancer.Net Podcasts

Cancer.Net is pleased to offer its patient information on cancer research, treatment, coping, and many other topics in an audio podcast format. This gives people with cancer, and their families and friends, an additional option of how they'd like to receive oncologist-approved information from Cancer.Net.

Explaining Podcasts

A Cancer.Net Podcast is a pre-recorded audio file in which a specific cancer-related topic is addressed in order to assist people with cancer. A podcast can be listened to online (through the Internet) or downloaded to your computer free of charge. After downloading, a Cancer.Net Podcast may also be transferred to an MP3 audio player, such as an iPod. To download or listen to a Cancer.Net Podcast on your computer, you will need software capable of playing MP3 files, such as Windows Media Player or QuickTime.

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For a variety of podcasts designed for professionals in the field of oncology, see the ASCO Podcasts.

2014 Breast Cancer Symposium Highlights on the Impact of Breast Cancer Screening Reminders, with Julia White, MD

September 6, 2014
Download MP3 (4.38 MB/4:47)

In this podcast, we’ll discuss one study highlighted at the 2014 Breast Cancer Symposium that presents research on the impact of sending reminders to women overdue for breast cancer screening with mammography. 

Read a full transcript of this podcast.

2014 Breast Cancer Symposium Highlights on the Impact of Angelina Jolie’s Story on Genetic Testing, with Harold Burstein, MD, PhD

September 5, 2014
Download MP3 (7.88 MB/8:37)

In this podcast, we’ll discuss one study highlighted at the 2014 Breast Cancer Symposium that presents research on the impact that Angelina Jolie’s choice of having surgery to prevent breast cancer had on genetic testing for genes linked to breast cancer risk. 

Read a full transcript of this podcast. 

2014 Breast Cancer Symposium Highlights on Breast Cancer Recurrence after Chemotherapy, with Amy Early, MD, FACP

September 4, 2014
Download MP3 (7.04 MB/7:41)

In this podcast, we’ll discuss one study highlighted at the 2014 Breast Cancer Symposium that presents research on breast cancer recurrence after chemotherapy given before surgery. 

Read a full transcript of this podcast.

2014 Breast Cancer Symposium Highlights on Breast Cancer Surgery Research, Julie Margenthaler, MD

September 2, 2014
Download MP3 (6.86 MB/7:30)

In this podcast, we’ll discuss two studies highlighted at the 2014 Breast Cancer Symposium that relate to surgery for breast cancer treatment and prevention. 

Read a full transcript of this podcast.

2014 ASCO Annual Meeting Research Round Up – Lung Cancer, with Jyoti Patel, MD

August 5, 2014
Download MP3 (25.46 MB/27:48)

In this podcast, we’ll discuss some of the research on lung cancer presented at ASCO’s 2014 Annual Meeting. 

2014 ASCO Annual Meeting Research Round Up – Practice-Changing Research, with Lidia Schapira, MD

July 28, 2014
Download MP3 (17.91 MB/19:33)

In this podcast, we’ll discuss some of the research presented at ASCO’s 2014 Annual Meeting that is likely to be practice-changing, including advances in prostate cancer, breast cancer, and immunotherapy, as well as issues regarding the cost of cancer care. 

2014 ASCO Annual Meeting Research Round Up – Childhood Cancers, with Melissa Hudson, MD

July 22, 2014
Download MP3 (10.66 MB/11:39)

In this podcast, we’ll discuss some of the research on childhood cancers, also called pediatric cancers, presented at ASCO’s 2014 Annual Meeting, including strategies to help choose treatments, new types of treatments, and the long-term effects of treatment.

2014 ASCO Annual Meeting Research Round Up – Brain Tumors, with Susan Chang, MD

July 15, 2014
Download MP3 (7.25 MB/7:55)

In this podcast, we’ll discuss some of the research on brain tumors presented at ASCO’s 2014 Annual Meeting.

2014 ASCO Annual Meeting Research Round Up – Bladder and Prostate Cancer, with Maha Hussain, MD

July 8, 2014
Download MP3 (19.67 MB/21:29)

In this podcast, we’ll discuss some of the research on bladder and prostate cancer presented at ASCO’s 2014 Annual Meeting. 

2014 ASCO Annual Meeting Research Round Up – Melanoma, with Paul Chapman, MD

July 1, 2014
Download MP3 (12.33 MB/13:28)

In thds podcast, we’ll discuss some of the research on melanoma presented at ASCO’s 2014 Annual Meeting. 

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