April Newsmakers

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This page will be continuously updated throughout the month of April.

LISTEN: What's the Role of Palliative Care During a Pandemic? (WNYC)
Features Arif Kamal, MD

How COVID-19 is Impacting Patients with Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia (Cure)
Features Danielle Brander, MD

Cary cancer ‘thriver’ and co-workers collect 1,200 gloves, 500 N95 masks for healthcare workers (WNCN)
Features Duke cancer patient and DCI supporter Ryan Switzer

How to check for testicular cancer, the most common type of cancer in men ages 15 to 35 (Insider)
Features Michael Harrison, MD

How to Live in the Face of Fear: Lessons From a Cancer Survivor (The New York Times)
Features Kate Bowler, PhD -- a Duke religion scholar

Dr. Secord on Frontline Maintenance Therapy in Ovarian Cancer (OncLive)
Features Angeles Secord, MD

Identifying Deficiencies in Inflammatory Breast Cancer Care (Clinical Oncology)
Features IBC Network

Duke Junior Rohin Maganti Named Goldwater Scholar (Duke Today)
Maganti works in the lab of Scott Floyd, MD, PhD

School of Medicine Celebrates 2020 Faculty Award Recipients (Duke SoM)
Features Joseph Moore, MD, and Jatin Roper, MD

Papers

Safety at the Time of the COVID-19 Pandemic: How to Keep our Oncology Patients and Healthcare Workers Safe JNCCN. April 9, 2020. [From JNCCN: This JNCCN Special Feature will appear in the May issue of the journal, but in the interest of getting information about dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic available to our readership as early as possible, we are providing this preprint] Pelin Cinar, MD, MS; Timothy Kubal, MD, MBA; Alison Freifeld, MD; Asmita Mishra, MD; Lawrence Shulman, MD; James Bachman, MPA; Rafael Fonseca, MD; Hope Uronis, MD, MHS; Dori Klemanski, DNP;K im Slusser, MSN, CHPN, NEA-BC;Matthew Lunning, DO;Catherine Liu, MD.

Strategies to Prevent Cardiovascular Toxicity in Breast Cancer: Is It Ready for Primetime? Journal of Clinical Medicine. March 25, 2020. Robin Kikuchi, Nishant P Shah, Susan F Dent.

Management of Male Breast Cancer: ASCO Guideline. Journal of Clinical Oncology. Feb. 14, 2020. Michael J. Hassett, MD, MPH; Mark R. Somerfield, PhD; Elisha R. Baker, PhD; Fatima Cardoso, MD; Kari J. Kansal, MD; Dylan C. Kwait, MD; Jennifer K. Plichta, MD, MS; Charité Ricker, MS; Anna Roshal, MD; Kathryn J. Ruddy, MD, MPH; Joshua D. Safer, MD; Catherine Van Poznak, MD; Rachel L. Yung, MD; and Sharon H. Giordano, MD, MPH.

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