Content tagged with “Cancer”
Dr. Siddhartha Mukherjee, Assistant Professor, Herbert Irving Comprehensive Cancer Center, Columbia University; Cancer Physician, CU/NY Presbyterian Hospital; Author, The Emperor of All Maladies...
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David Agus is a professor of medicine and engineering at the USC Keck School of Medicine and heads USC’s Westside Cancer Center and the Center for Applied Molecular Medicine. He discusses his book...
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The 2011 Pulitzer Prize winners were announced today. Among them are two authors who spoke at the Aspen Institute this past year: Siddhartha Mukherjee and Kay Ryan. Dr. Mukherjee won the Pulitzer...
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Cancer Physician and Author Siddhartha Mukherjee spoke at the Institute recently about his book The Emperor of all Maladies: A Biography of Cancer. In the book, he chronicles the history of cancer,...
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Of all the pressing issues confronting the developing world, cancer gets comparatively short shrift. And yet, a majority of new cancer diagnoses come from developing countries. The fact that these...
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