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This edition: Mount Sinai Future You- Episode 7

Episode Details

Original tape date: November 7, 2018.

First aired: November 7, 2018.

This episode of Mount Sinai Future You features an artist who was part of a clinical trial for multiple myeloma that is helping him achieve his dream of finishing a painting that’s been in the works for 40 years. Other stories include advances in cancer treatments; how rapidly cycling prostate cancer medications may prevent drug resistance; a push-up challenge to raise awareness for prostate health; how an alumni of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai made his mark in medical history through the development of minimally invasive surgical techniques; a patient’s journey through brain surgery to treat a condition that had been misdiagnosed for years; the development of a personalized cancer vaccine; a new study that uses the lining of the gastrointestinal tract to create a new class of drugs; and the development of advanced imaging procedures for treating neuroendocrine tumors.

Guest List

Nina Bhardwaj, MD, PhD Director of Immunotherapy, Mount Sinai Health System

Steven Burakoff, MD Dean of Cancer Innovation, Mount Sinai Health System

Ajai Chari, MD Director of Clinical Research in the Multiple Myeloma Program, Mount Sinai Health System

Dr. Dennis Charney Dean , Icahn School of Medicine/Mount Sinai

James Ferrara, MD Professor of Medicine, Hematology and Medical Oncology, Mount Sinai Health System

Alfred Iloreta, MD Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology, Mount Sinai Health System

Bobby Liaw, MD Medical Director of Mount Sinai Chelsea, Mount Sinai Health System

William Oh, MD Chief of the Division of Hematology and Medical Oncology, Mount Sinai Health System

Dr. Samir Parekh Director of Translational Myeloma Research, Mount Sinai Health System

Ramon Parsons, MD, PhD Director of the Tisch Cancer Institute, Mount Sinai Health System

Barry A. Salky, MD Chief Emeritus of the Division of Laparoscopic Surgery, Mount Sinai Health System

Cardinale Smith, MD, PhD Director of Quality for Cancer Services, Mount Sinai Health System

Ash Tewari, MD System Chair of the Department of Urology, Mount Sinai Health System

Edward Wolin, MD Director of Carcinoid and Neuroendocrine Tumor Center, Mount Sinai Health System

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