• JUNE 25, 2017
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    Let Your Voice Be Heard

    Let Your Voice Be Heard

    DEAR FRIENDS AND FAMILY IN OTHER STATES, 1. Grassroots pressure will determine whether this Senate healthcare bill passes. 2. They’re not seeing nearly the response there was to the House bill. That needs to change. 3. It’s make or break this week. Unlikely McConnell will drag this on past next week because he wants to

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    • JUNE 22, 2017
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    ASCO UPDATE 2017

    Tuesday evening Barry H. Kaplan, M.D. Ph.D. delivered by most attendee’s accounts his best rendition of his the 30-plus annual syntheses of the Annual American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) meeting, called the ASCO Update. Malvina Fulman, MD, fellow hematologist-oncologist and practice partner, introduced Dr Kaplan as “the best speaker in her experience”. In his

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    • JUNE 16, 2017
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    Congratulations Dr. Barbara L. McAneny!

    Dr. McAneny’s response to her many congratulatory emails for being elected President of the American Medical Association (AMA). “Thanks everyone!  I am excited to do this job. When the media illustrates a problem with our system, they use a cancer example! Now we will have an oncologist to answer this!” To learn more about Dr.

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    • JUNE 16, 2017
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    Targeted Cancer Therapy

    This week I had the privilege of collaborating with Barry H. Kaplan, MD, PhD, QMA’s President, on an article that is slated to appear in Evidence Based Oncology, the oncology journal of the American Journal of Managed Care. The subject is targeted therapy, which Dr. Kaplan describes as the next phase of cancer treatment evolution.

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