interviewed Dr. Michael Atkins and a melanoma patient about a combination of immunotherapy drugs.
After moderating a press conference on immunotherapy at the American Associate for Cancer Research (AACR) annual meeting, Dr. Louis Weiner was quoted by several news outlets including Forbes, Medscape (1), Medscape (2), The Scientist, MedPage Today, At the same meeting, Dr. Michael Atkins was interviewed by Medscape (1) Medscape (2). Dr.Ying Fu's AACR abstract on liver cancer was covered by Healthline. ASCO Post reported on an award received at AACR by Lucile Adams-Campbell. Cancer Today reported on the AACR cancer survivor/scientist program including a Georgetown Lombardi participant. Science Daily and several other outlets covered research by Dr. Hilakivi Clarke on soy consumption and breast cancer.
WUSA interviewed Dr. Jeanne Mandelblatt about new mammography recommendations from the US Preventive Services Task Force.
The Philadelphia Inquirer reported on the Franklin Institute awards event including the Ben Franklin Medal given to Dr. Elissa Newport.
Dr. Gerard Ahern and Dr. Kenneth Kellar's research on menthol in cigarettes was mentioned in a Globe and Mail story.
BisNow covered the annual Women & Wine fundraiser for Georgetown Lombardi.
In a story that ran around on news outlets around the world, The Associated Press quoted Dr. Adriane Fugh-Berman from a document she submitted to the FDA regarding the safety and marketing of homeopathy remedies. Science also included a quote in a similar story.
LIveScience interviewed Dr. David Milzman about the emergent health needs of Nepal earthquake survivors. The story was carried on the Yahoo! News web page.
Dr. David Milzman was quoted in a US News & World Report story about applying to medical school.
For a story on health care disparities in the LGBTQ community, The Hoya interviewed Dr. Ranit Mishori and Dr. Andrea Singer.
AgriPulse quoted Dr. Jesse Goodman following the announcement that Tyson would eliminate antibiotics in its chickens by 2017.
SciGuru and a few other outlets covered research on hearing in bats by Dr. Stuart Washington.