Features

Features

Debates, in-depth articles, and surprising profiles from ASH Clinical News

Pulling Back the Curtain: Lukas Wartman, MD

In this edition, Lukas Wartman, MD, discusses his decision to go into medicine and his life as a doctor and a patient. Hear more from...

Reader Beware: Interpreting Clinical Trial Data

Numbers don’t lie – except when people cause them to.  With an abundance of scientific research being presented and published, many health-care practitioners rely on...

Planes, Trains, and VTEs

Simple recommendations can help mitigate risk for travel-related blood clots In November 2011, hematologist Suely Rezende, MD, PhD, deplaned from a flight from Lisbon to...

Is the Era of Traditional Chemotherapy for Hodgkin Lymphoma Over?

Treatment of Hodgkin lymphoma (HL) has been one of the greatest success stories in oncology, with the invention of radiation therapy and combination chemotherapy...

Pulling Back the Curtain: Dan Pollyea, MD, MS

In this edition, Dan Pollyea, MD, MS, talks about his early experiences as a “physician’s assistant” and how he learned to talk to patients....

Finding Homes for Orphans

The unique challenges of researching, managing, and developing orphan drugs for rare diseases Rare diseases are having a moment, and not just in the field...

Pulling Back the Curtain: Peter Marks, MD, PhD

In this edition, Peter Marks, MD, PhD, talks about career-hopping, serving the public, and landing his dream job. Dr. Marks is director of the...

New Drug Approvals in Nonmalignant Hematology

In 2018, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) set a record for the number of approvals for new therapies – or new indications...

Welcome to the Digital World

Over the past two decades, social media has become an integral part of everyday lives, with millions of people using it as an avenue...

Pulling Back the Curtain: Ifeyinwa (Ify) Osunkwo, MD, MPH

In this edition, Ify Osunkwo, MD, MPH, talks about her childhood in the Bronx and Nigeria, growing up with four sisters, and the friendship...
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June 2019, Volume 5, Issue 7

This issue features a debate about new treatment options for beta-thalassemia, a look at what’s driving skyrocketing drug prices in myeloma, and more.