Jun 28, 2022
“My White Coat Doesn’t Fit” by Narjust Florez (Duma): a medical oncologist shares her story about exclusion, depression and finding her way in oncology as a Latina in medicine and oncology.
Narrator: My White Coat Doesn’t Fit, by Narjust Duma, MD
There I was, crying once again...
Jun 14, 2022
"Cancer and Armed Conflict: Crossing Realities," by Tamamyan, et al: the story of a young patient with cancer from Nagorno-Karabakh Republic and his thoughts and sufferings during the war in 2020.
Narrator: Cancer and Armed Conflict: Crossing Realities, by Alisa Kamalyan, MSc, Yeva Margaryan, MD, MPH,...
May 31, 2022
"A Soft Spot," by Rebecca Snyder: A surgical oncologist discusses the hidden emotional toll experienced by patients with cancer.
Narrator: ‘A Soft Spot’, by Rebecca A. Snyder, MD, MPH.
I remember a day as a child when my father, a vascular surgeon, came home and immediately retreated to his bedroom. He...
May 24, 2022
"Warm Companion," by Meaghann Weaver: a palliative care doctor shares her story of a gun-shy dog and a daring rescue.
Narrator: 'Warm Companion' by Meaghann S. Weaver, MD, MPH, Ph.D.
We were introduced at the front desk of a small town diner. By the time we reached the parking lot, we had committed...
May 20, 2022
"Dose-Painting," by Shivani Sud: a resident creates visual narratives within two patients’ dose clouds.
Narrator: 'Dose Painting' by Shivani Sud, MD. (10.1200/JCO.21.01524)
When asked to describe radiation oncology, my first recollection is watching chart rounds as a medical student. Sitting along...