Mary Caffrey

Mary is the associate editorial director for The American Journal of Managed Care® (AJMC®), The Center for Biosimilars®, and Evidence-Based Oncology™. She joined AJMC® in 2013 and oversees speaker recruitment and panel preparations for AJMC®'s premier annual oncology meeting, Patient-Centered Oncology Care®.

She has a BA in communications and philosophy from Loyola University New Orleans. You can connect with Mary on LinkedIn or Twitter.

Articles

Dr William Oh Discusses Goals of Prostate Cancer Awareness Month

September 26, 2022

William Oh, MD, chief medical officer at Sema4 and a clinical professor of medicine at Mount Sinai, discusses Prostate Cancer Awareness Month and possible reasons for disparities in diagnoses and mortality in prostate cancer.

Could CAR-NK Cells Using Cord Blood Offer a Treatment for Multiple Myeloma?

September 09, 2022

For several years, investigators have examined the potential for allogenic natural killer (NK) cells as an alternative for “off-the-shelf” chimeric antigen receptor (CAR) treatments. New study results presented at the International Myeloma Society (IMS) meeting showed CD38 CAR-NK cells significantly reduced the tumor burden—and improved survival

Durvalumab With Chemo Wins FDA Approval in Treatment of Biliary Tract Cancers

September 06, 2022

An estimated 1 in 4 patients treated with durvalumab and chemotherapy (gemcitabine plus cisplatin) was alive at 2 years compared with 1 in 10 treated with chemotherapy alone, with these results contributing to the FDA's approval of the first immunotherapy to treat these cancers.

SGLT2 Inhibitors, Combination Therapy Needed to Stem the Tide of CKD in Diabetes

August 20, 2022

Katherine R. Tuttle, MD, FASN, FACP, FNKF, a nephrologist from the University of Washington and Providence Health Care, discussed new consensus guidelines that call for the early use of sodium glucose cotransporter 2 (SGLT2) inhibitors, GLP-1 receptor agonists, and finerenone in the care of patients with both chronic kidney disease (CKD) and diabetes.