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.
The Cancer.Net Podcasts series has been awarded a Merit Award in the Digital Health Awards (PDF) competition, which recognizes high-quality digital health resources for consumers and health professionals. The awards are organized by the Health Information Resource Center.
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. In addition, full written transcripts are available--click on the title of a podcast to read its transcript.
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Dr. Jonas de Souza describes the progress that’s been made in head and neck cancer research. Listen to these highlights from the 2014 Multidisciplinary Head and Neck Cancers Symposium.
Iris Cohen Fineberg, PhD, MSW, ACSW, OSW-C, and Penelope Damaskos, PhD, LCSW, OSW-C, discuss how social workers help patients get holistic care in partnership with the rest of the health care team.
Common costs related to cancer care.
In today’s podcast, Cancer.Net’s Editor-in-Chief, Dr. Robert Miller talks with patient advocate Wendy Poage about her experience at the 2014 Genitourinary Cancers Symposium.
This podcast explains what clinical trials are, and how they are conducted.
In this podcast, we review some of the news announced at the 2014 Genitourinary Cancers Symposium, co-sponsored by ASCO.
In this podcast, we’ll review some of the news announced at the 2014 Gastrointestinal Cancers Symposium, co-sponsored by ASCO.
In this podcast, we discuss how to choose a doctor for your cancer care.
In this podcast, we discuss palliative care.