Category Archives: Episodes

Aria Olumi, MD -003



Welcome to Prostate Cancer & You, a series of podcasts sponsored by the Massachusetts Prostate Cancer Coalition. Today’s podcast features an interview with Aria Olumi, MD, chief of Urologic Surgery at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, the endowed Janet & William DeWolf Professor of Surgery at Harvard Medical School, and he serves as the Chair of Research for the American Urological Association. He will be discussing the Changing Landscape of Prostate Cancer Screening.  If you are interested in hearing more about this topic from Dr. Olumi, he will be presenting at the 2019 Massachusetts Prostate Cancer Symposium on Friday, May 10 at the Newton Marriott. Go here for more information and to register.

 


Richard Lee & Mark Hedstrom -002



Today’s podcast features interviews with Mark Hedstrom, global director, program commercialization, for Movember, an organization dedicated to funding research and building awareness on prostate cancer and men’s health, and  MPCC Medical Advisory Committee member Richard Lee, MD, PhD,  medical oncologist at Massachusetts General Hospital and a cutting-edge researcher. As his patients have said, “ Dr. Lee’s humanity is as large as his scientific expertise.”

 


Jason Efstathiou, Lynn Basilio and Garth Greimann -001



Welcome to the first in a series of podcasts entitled Prostate Cancer & You, sponsored by the Massachusetts Prostate Cancer Coalition. Today’s podcast features an interview with MPCC board members Jason Efstathiou, MD, DPhil, professor at Harvard Medical School and director, Genitourinary Service, Department of Radiation Oncology massgeneral.org, and clinical co-director, The Claire and John Bertucci Center for Genitourinary Cancers Multidisciplinary Clinic massgeneral.org at Massachusetts General Hospital, Lynn Basilio, senior director, Primary Care Systems at the American Cancer Society cancer.org; and Garth Greimann, senior advisor with Berkshire Partners and secretary-treasurer of MPCC. They will be discussing advances in prostate cancer diagnosis and treatment and providing information on the resources available through MPCC.