Evidence-Based Oncology > August 2019

Evidence-Based Oncology - August 2019

July 10, 2019 – Ellen Matloff, CGC, MS; Danielle Bonadies, CGC, MS; Meagan Farmer, CGC, MS, MBA
Authors from My Gene Counsel discuss gaps in CMS reimbursement policy for genetic testing and counseling, in light of advances in guidelines from groups that include the National Comprehensive Cancer Network. 
August 13, 2019 – Mary Caffrey
A Conversation With Chief Medical Officer Andrew Norden, MD, MPH, MBA
August 13, 2019 – Mary Caffrey
A review of the documentary on the life of James P. Allison, PhD, of The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, co-winner of the 2018 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine. 
August 14, 2019 – Allison Inserro
The Institute for Value-Based Medicine®, an initiative of The American Journal of Managed Care®, traveled to Teaneck, New Jersey, for presentations in partnership with Regional Cancer Care Associates. 
August 14, 2019 – Lauren Corduck
The founder of Oneinforty discusses the importance of identifying populations at high risk of hereditary cancers, as well as the need for education, testing, and other steps to prevent cancer. 
August 14, 2019 – L. Patrick James, MD
The chief clinical officer of health plans and policy for Quest Diagnostics discusses how payers can assess the value of genetic testing in oncology.
August 15, 2019 – Kelly Owens, PhD; Lisa Schlager; and Piri L. Welcsh, PhD
Authors from Facing Our Risk of Cancer Empowered (FORCE), a nonprofit organization focused on hereditary cancer, discuss the importance of genetic testing, guidelines, and coverage considerations.
August 16, 2019 – Mary Caffrey
A Conversation With Barbara S. Levy, MD, Vice President, Health Policy, American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
August 16, 2019 – Joseph Alvarnas, MD
The fault, dear Brutus, is not in our stars, but in ourselves...
Julius Caesar (I, ii, 140-141)
August 17, 2019 – Jaime Rosenberg
Coverage from the National Comprehensive Cancer Network Policy Summit held June 27, 2019, in Washington, DC.

August 17, 2019 – Laura Joszt, Mary Caffrey, Jaime Rosenberg, and Alison Rodriguez
Chronic pain, obesity and cancer, multiple myeloma patterns, pancreatic cancer screening updates, and more.
August 17, 2019 – AJMC Staff
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