Excluding skin cancers, prostate cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer among men in the United States. According to the American Cancer Society, more than 160,000 new cases will be diagnosed in the country this year, and more than 29,000 will die from the disease. MD Anderson’s Prostate Cancer Moon Shot™ was founded to improve ... Read More
Collaboration is Key
We must recognize that discovery is not enough, and technology is not enough. We need to convert advances into clinical impact in the way that really helps patients in the form of new prevention policies, early detection such as inexpensive blood tests and curative therapies for everyone, everywhere. And the solution for these grand challenges will come from collaboration first and foremost.
Collaboration across government agencies, industry, academia, care delivery systems, foundations, philanthropists and patients and across national boundaries is needed to overcome highly lethal cancers, regional and socioeconomic differences in cancer outcomes and inefficiencies in clinical trials and their high failure rates. ... Read More
Unite to Cure was created by the Vatican’s Pontifical Council for Culture, the Stem for Life Foundation, Cura Foundation and STOQ Foundation, the Fourth International Vatican Conference united the world’s thought leaders across all disciplines to engage in a powerful conversation about the future of medicine. I was honored to participate in the New Models ... Read More