Edward S. Kim, MD, FACP, from the Levine Cancer Institute Carolinas HealthCare System, discusses the role of personalized medicine and big data in cancer care. With big data getting bigger and biomarkers helping doctors better personalize treatment, innovative new approaches are emerging. Dr. Kim explains how pairing big data with molecular medicine can greatly impact cancer care.
This is a prerecorded audio podcast, and it can be listened to online or downloaded to your computer. A transcript of this podcast is also available. For more information, visit the Cancer.Net podcast page.
One way that ASCO is working to use big data to improve cancer treatment is through CancerLinQ, a rapid learning system to help provide quality patient care.
This podcast is a part of a larger collection drawn from the 2015 ASCO Educational Book.