Advocacy In Action: Where To Get Molecular Tumor Testing?

See on Scoop.itAdvocacy Action & Issues in Cancer

“Vital Options International presents Advocacy In Action®, bringing together cancer advocacy leadership to address: Genomics of Metastatic Cancer.

In this video, Shirley Mertz, President of Metastatic Breast Cancer Network and Heinz-Josef Lenz, Chair, GI Oncology Program, USC/Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center discuss the importance of molecular testing, the importance of patient tissue, and how to go about deciding where to get your tumor tested.

This video was filmed at the 2013 American Society Of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) in Chicago, IL.

Part 2 of 2.

Heinz-Josef Lenz, M.D., FACP, is the Associate Director for Clinical Research and Co-Leader of the Gastrointestinal Cancers Program at the USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center. Dr. Lenz is Professor of Medicine and Preventive Medicine, Section Head of GI Oncology in the Division of Medical Oncology and Co-Director of the Colorectal Center at the Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California.”

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