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The Oncology Podcast, brought to you by www.oncologynews.com.au, is proud to present the next episode in our new series – The Oncology Journal Club. This week we have our first post ASCO 2020 review episode, hosted by the brilliant Professor Eva Segelov from Monash University. She is joined by Dr Craig Underhill from Albury-Wodonga who interviews one of the presenters from ASCO 2020 – Professor Natasha Leighl from the Princess Margaret Cancer Centre in Toronto. Eva gives us expert analysis of KEYNOTE 355 and tells us why you need to watch out for monoclonal payloads.  Also this week, Eva and Professor…

The Oncology Podcast, brought to you by www.oncologynews.com.au, is proud to present the next episode in our new series – The Oncology Journal Club. Today’s episode includes an depth review of two key papers plus Quick Bites including a paper on the effects of watching Disney movies during chemotherapy, and a preview of what’s hot at ASCO. We have taken an old concept and updated it with a new format. In each episode a team of expert contributors will review topical journal papers and studies presented at key meetings to help keep you informed of the latest developments on the…

The Oncology Podcast, brought to you by www.oncologynews.com.au, is proud to present the first episode in our new series – The Oncology Journal Club. We have taken an old concept and updated it with a new format. In each episode a team of expert contributors will review topical journal papers and studies presented at key meetings to help keep you informed of the latest developments on the go . With The Oncology Podcast – and The Oncology Journal Club in particular – we are aiming to deliver oncology news differently,” Rachael Babin, Editor-in-Chief, Oncology News. In each episode we will…

We’re Not Really Where We Thought We Would Be Rachael Babin is chatting again with Professor Eva Segelov, Director of Oncology at Monash Health, about COVID-19 and how it is affecting oncology services. Eva provides an update on her current practice and we chat about telehealth, clinician stress, the regional and rural experience of COVID-19, lasting changes to radiation oncology and the new educational landscape. It’s a great update! Professor Eva Segelov is a Medical Oncologist and is Director of Oncology at Monash University and Monash Health, Melbourne, Victoria, previously Senior Medical Oncologist at St Vincent’s Hospital, St Vincent’s…

In today’s edition of The Oncology Podcast, Rachael Babin talks to Associate Professor Matt Naylor about his research on identifying aggressive prostate cancer and his role as a Research Integrity Advisor at Sydney University. Matt and his team have shown that levels of the gene CBFβ are increased during prostate cancer and when they stop the gene from working, tumour growth and spread is dramatically reduced. In his latest project, Matt’s team will investigate exactly how CBFβ functions and determine if levels of the gene can be used as a marker to predict if a patient will have an aggressive…

In today’s edition of The Oncology Podcast, Rachael Babin talks to Dr Michelle McDonald from the Garvan Institute about her research on bone metastasis and intravital imaging. Dr Michelle McDonald is Group Leader of the Bone Microenvironment Group at the Garvan Institute of Medical Research. Her research career spans over 18 years, attaining her PhD in 2008. Her current research team aims to develop new strategies to target cells of the bone environment to prevent tumour growth both within bone and spreading from bone to other sites. Using a specialised live animal imaging technique, Michelle visualises interactions between single tumour cells and…

A New Paradigm – Keeping Patients Safe From Huge Competing Risks of Death In today’s edition of The Oncology Podcast, Rachael Babin talks to Professor Eva Segelov about COVID-19 and how it will impact oncology services. Professor Eva Segelov is a Medical Oncologist and is Director of Oncology at Monash University and Monash Health, Melbourne, Victoria, previously Senior Medical Oncologist at St Vincent’s Hospital, St Vincent’s Private Hospital and St Vincent’s Clinic and Associate Professor of Medicine, University of New South Wales. Eva is lead author of the paper Practical considerations for the management of cancer patients during the…