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The CANCER BUZZ podcast features fresh perspectives on hot topics in oncology care delivery. CANCER BUZZ is conversation that unpacks the issues and sparks insight. Where stakeholders from the front lines of care to the C-suite, from research to the registry, from chairside to benchside, talk about top-of-mind questions and real-world impact.

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  • [PODCAST] Mini-Podcast: COVID-19 vs. Biocontainment
    Jun 2, 2020

    Learn how Nebraska Medical Center treats patients with cancer in the same institution where the most serious COVID-19 patients receive treatment at the Nebraska Biocontainment Unit.

  • [PODCAST] Mini-Podcast: COVID-19 & Telemedicine
    May 19, 2020

    Learn how cancer programs can quickly and securely establish telemedicine platforms to continue delivering quality care during the COVID-19 pandemic.

  • [PODCAST] Mini-Podcast: Urban Cancer Care During COVID-19
    May 12, 2020

    Discover how the coronavirus has affected cancer care in New York City, and how one health system has adapted to meet these challenges.

  • [PODCAST] Mini-Podcast: COVID-19 & Rural Cancer Care
    May 5, 2020

    We look at how rural cancer care teams are managing to provide quality care with limited resources during the COVID-19 pandemic.

  • [PODCAST] Mini-Podcast: COVID-19 & Music Therapy
    Apr 28, 2020

    Learn how music can help relieve coronavirus-related stress for both patients and cancer program staff.

  • [PODCAST] Mini-Podcast: Drive-Thru COVID-19 Screening
    Apr 21, 2020

    Catherine Liu, MD, shares valuable advice for cancer programs looking to create protocols for drive-thru COVID-19 screening.

  • [PODCAST] Mini-Podcast: COVID-19 & Oral Oncolytics
    Apr 14, 2020

    We explore how the COVID-19 pandemic has affected patient access to oral oncolytics, and what cancer teams can do to help their patients.

  • [PODCAST] Mini-Podcast: COVID-19 Conversations with Patients
    Apr 7, 2020

    Jeffrey Kendall, PsyD, LP, shares useful tips and resources for compassionate communication with patients during the COVID-19 pandemic.

  • [PODCAST] Mini-Podcast: COVID-19 Self-Care
    Mar 31, 2020

    ACCC President-Elect Krista Nelson shares self-care resources for cancer team members during the COVID-19 outbreak and guides us through a brief mindfulness exercise.

Cancer Team Well-Being


  • [PODCAST] Episode 14: Immunotherapy & Mental Health
    May 27, 2020

    Learn about the mental health implications of treatment with cancer immunotherapy, and how cancer care providers can better integrate mental health awareness into the IO care continuum.

  • [PODCAST] Episode 10: The Immunotherapy Patient Perspective
    Jan 15, 2020

    We sat down with journalist Mary Elizabeth Williams, one of the first patients treated with combination immunotherapy, to discuss her experience as an IO patient and how to bridge communication gaps among patients, doctors, and researchers.

  • [PODCAST] Episode 8: Immunotherapy and Emergency Medicine
    Nov 27, 2019

    Learn why a trip to the emergency department is different for patients who receive immunotherapy for cancer, what information helps ED clinicians, and what busy emergency department providers need to know about immune-related adverse events.

  • [PODCAST] Episode 4: Survivorship Care After Immunotherapy
    Sep 11, 2019

    Learn about the transition from immunotherapy into post-treatment survivorship, how it differs from chemotherapy, and why coordination and communication among providers, patients, and caregivers is essential.

Comprehensive Cancer Care

Rural Cancer Care

Care Coordination

  • [PODCAST] Episode 13: Financial Health Literacy
    Mar 25, 2020

    Understand the importance of financial health literacy for patients with cancer, how cancer team members can better help patients and caregivers avoid financial toxicity, and what steps cancer programs can take to promote awareness and proactive engagement.

  • [PODCAST] Episode 7: The Evolution of Oncology Pharmacy
    Oct 29, 2019
    Learn more about the role that oncology pharmacists play in cancer care and how that role is changing in the face of new therapies and the advent of value-based health. Discover how UNC Hospital's Department of Pharmacy avoids passing surprise bills to patients and ensures financial stability for their cancer program.
  • [PODCAST] Episode 1: Zeroing In On Symptom Management
    Jun 26, 2019

    In this episode, Tina Curtis and Elizabeth Malosh of the Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin Clinical Cancer Center at Froedtert Hospital Campus talk about why and how their program decided to launch its 24-Hour Cancer Clinic in 2016. 
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