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The CANCER BUZZ podcast features fresh perspectives on hot topics in oncology care delivery. CANCER BUZZ is 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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Recent Podcasts


  • [PODCAST] Mini-Podcast: Supporting Caregivers During COVID-19
    Dec 22, 2020

    Learn how the role of caregivers has changed during the pandemic, and how the cancer team can provide caregivers with guidance on taking care of patients with cancer.

  • [PODCAST] Mini-Podcast: Psychosocial Oncology Services During COVID-19
    Dec 15, 2020

    We explore how patients are dealing with the "new normal,” and how oncology social workers, psychologists, and psychiatrists are working to help them through an unprecedented time.

  • [PODCAST] Mini-Podcast: Lessons Learned from COVID-19
    Aug 18, 2020

    We look at recent adaptations in oncology—and how some of these changes can actually make cancer care stronger moving forward.

  • [PODCAST] Mini-Podcast: Understanding COVID-19 Data
    Aug 11, 2020

    We look at the latest data on the effects of COVID-19 on cancer practices and explore how you can adapt to changes in oncology business.

  • [PODCAST] Mini-Podcast: Surgical Oncology During COVID-19
    Aug 4, 2020

    Learn how surgical oncology has been impacted by the coronavirus pandemic and how programs are adapting to fluctuations in staff availability and patient volume.

  • [PODCAST] Mini-Podcast: Cancer Screening During COVID-19
    Jul 20, 2020

    Learn how some cancer programs are finding creative ways to engage patients and adapt screening programs during these difficult times.

  • [PODCAST] Mini-Podcast: Staff Resiliency During COVID-19
    Jul 7, 2020

    ACCC President-Elect Krista Nelson shares how Providence Cancer Institute has made staff resiliency and morale a priority during the COVID-19 pandemic.

  • [PODCAST] Mini-Podcast: COVID-19 Testing Strategies
    Jun 30, 2020

    Learn about Ochsner Cancer Center’s testing strategy for COVID-19 and how you can adapt their guidance when establishing your own testing protocols.

  • [PODCAST] Mini-Podcast: COVID-19 & Personal Protection
    Jun 16, 2020

    We discuss the personal protective equipment (PPE) shortages that cancer programs face, and how one program has taken creative steps to get what they need.

  • [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.


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The views and opinions expressed herein are those of the author(s)/faculty member(s) and do not reflect the official policy or position of their employer(s) or the Association of Community Cancer Centers.