How We Treat Colon and Rectal Cancer

Podcast presented by Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women’s Cancer Center

Latest Episodes

Episode #10: The IDEA Collaboration: 3-Months Versus 6-Months of Post Op Chemo

Dr. Bleday and Dr. Meyerhardt discuss the International Duration Evaluation of Adjuvant chemotherapy project (IDEA) with Dr. Axel Grothey from the Mayo Clinic. Interview was recorded at the 2017...

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Episode #9: Heated Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy (HIPEC)

This episode features discussion on Heated Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy (HIPEC) treatment. The experts joining the podcast to discuss this type of care are Dr. Nelya Melnitchouk and Dr. Tom Abrams...

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Episode #8: Treatment Of Early Anal Cancer In An HIV Patient

Episode #8 presents a case involving the treatment of an anal cancer patient that is also HIV positive. Dr. Harvey Mamon and Dr. Paul Sax discuss how this patient...

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Episode #7: Colorectal Cancer Clincal Trials [Pt. 2]

In the second part of our discussion on today’s colorectal cancer trials, Dr. James Fleshman joins Ron to discuss the ACOSOG Z6051 Randomized Clinical Trial. This surgical trial aims...

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Episode #6: Colorectal Cancer Clinical Trials [Pt. 1]

The podcast’s next two episodes will feature discussions around two recent and on-going clinical trials focused on patients with colon and rectal cancer. In episode #6, Dr. Deborah Schrag...

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Episode #5: Colorectal Cancer Genetics, Microsatellite Instability, and Checkpoint Inhibitors

Ron and Jeff discuss their care of a recent colorectal cancer patient with Lynch Syndrome. The episode explores the case’s complications, immunotherapy, genetics, and steps in the treatment process...

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Recent Guests

Dr. Kevin Elias

Dr. Kevin Elias

Obstetrics/Gynecology
nelya-melnitchouk

Dr. Nelya Melnitchouk

Gastrointestinal and General Surgery
Dr. Axel Grothey

Dr. Axel Grothey

The Mayo Clinic
tom-abrams

Dr. Tom Abrams

Medical Oncology

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