Media Coverage

Media Coverage

1386 News Items found

Cancer Health Disparities Continue

Cancer health disparities persist. Barriers in access to care, noninclusive research, unequal use of preventive measures like cancer screening, a...

  • Thursday, October 29, 2020

Adults as Young as 45 Should Be Screened for Colorectal Cancer, U.S. Panel Recommends

The final recommendation by the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force would lower the age for screening by five years and require many insurers to cover...

  • Tuesday, October 27, 2020

Breast Cancer Clinical Trials at Long Island Hospitals Offering New Hope

Many Long Island breast cancer patients have qualified to participate in clinical trials to either get better outcomes for themselves — or others. M...

  • Newsday

Clonal Hematopoiesis Mutation Study Reveals Risk of Treatment-Related Cancer

A team led by researchers at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center has uncovered clonal hematopoiesis patterns and genetic mutations that may contrib...

  • Genome Web

Colorectal cancer screening should begin at age 45, not 50, federal task force says

An influential federal task force composed of experts in prevention and evidence-based medicine plans to change its guidelines on colorectal cancer sc...

  • Tuesday, October 27, 2020

Importance of Mammograms

Good Morning Washington featured MSK’s Elizabeth Comen as part of a breast cancer awareness month segment stressing the importance of regular mammog...

  • Good Morning Washington

MSK Program Opens Doors for Young Cancer Researchers from Diverse Backgrounds

The Cancer Letter featured MSK’s summer internship programs and how some pivoted to online platforms amid the pandemic as well as MSK’s special CO...

  • The Cancer Letter

Rachelle Monteau: I’m a pre-med student because my first exposure to healthcare disparities was through my family

Rachelle Monteau, 19, a pre-med student at The City College of New York in the seven-year BS/MD Sophie Davis Program, recently completed a summer inte...

  • The Cancer Letter

Women Open Up About Being Diagnosed with Breast Cancer Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

MSK’s Elizabeth Comen was featured on The View as part of a breast cancer awareness month segment stressing the importance of regular mammogram...

  • The View

Dr. Larry Norton on Breast Cancer

MSK's Larry Norton was featured on the Wharton Business Daily Podcast on the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of breast cancer espec...

  • Wharton Business Daily Podcast on SiriusXM