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  • First Immunotherapy Approved for Patients with Small Cell Lung Cancer

    Comments by David M. Waterhouse, MD, MPH, co-director of research with OHC. Article by Arthur N. Brodsky, PhD, Cancer Research Institute, Blogs 2 comments
    September 4, 2018

    immunotherapy small cell lung cancer

    On August 17, 2018 the FDA approved the first immunotherapy – the checkpoint inhibitor nivolumab (Opdivo) – for patients with small cell lung cancer (SCLC). This approval provides an important treatment option for patients with metastatic SCLC who have progressed after other treatments. The approval was based on the CheckMate-032 phase I/II clinical trial. “This […]

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  • OHC doctor teaches ER residents how to respond to cancer issues

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    August 29, 2018

    car t-cell therapy acute leukemia

    Today, OHC’s James H. Essell, MD, a leading authority on blood and marrow transplant and a national expert leading the CAR T-cell therapy program for The US Oncology Network, was invited to spend time with emergency medicine residents at the University of Cincinnati teaching them about the newest advancements in cancer care. When the residents […]

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  • Ladies Night Out

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    August 29, 2018

    OHC Ladies Night Out

    Thursday, September 27 The Anderson Center, 7850 Five Mile Road, Cincinnati 45230 Register: https://goo.gl/bFzfc3 Join the gynecologic specialists from OHC and Seven Hills Women’s Health Centers for an evening of: Educational information about gynecology cancer prevention Opportunities to meet the Doctors and Advanced Practice Providers after an interactive panel discussion featuring: Ajit Gubbi, DO, gynecologic […]

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  • Knock Cancer Out of the Park

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    August 24, 2018

    knock cancer out

    JOIN OHC, THE REDS AND THE HEALTHCARE COMMUNITY TO KNOCK CANCER OUT OF THE PARK Saturday, Sept. 29, 4:10 p.m. The Cincinnati Reds are dedicating their game against the Pittsburgh Pirates to celebrate the people in our communities who have dealt with or are dealing with cancer. Their goal is to fill the ballpark with […]

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  • Are there other signs of breast cancer besides a lump?

    Comments from Cynthia Chua, MD, OHC medical oncologist. Original article by Rachel Nall, RN, BSN, CCRN, Medical News Today., Blogs 0 comments
    August 24, 2018

    breast cancer signs besides lump

    A lump in the breast is just one of the possible signs of breast cancer in men or women. Sometimes there may be signs and symptoms of breast cancer without a noticeable lump in the breast. These symptoms may not be caused by cancer, but they might be. “Anytime someone notices a change in their […]

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  • Third Annual Cancer Chopped Champions Brings “Chefs” Together for Fun, Laughter and Cancer Education

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    August 21, 2018

    cancer chopped champions contestants

    Each year OHC (Oncology Hematology Care) and Cancer Support Community (CSC) bring together four “chefs” for fun, laughter and education as they battle their way to become the new Cancer Chopped Champion! This year marks the third annual Cancer Chopped Champions, to be held on Wednesday, September 19 from 6:30 – 7:30pm at the Edwin […]

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  • Third Annual Cancer Chopped Champions!

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    August 20, 2018

    Presented by OHC and Cancer Support Community Chefs: Jennifer Gerson, MD, OHC radiation oncologist Ajit Gubbi, DO, OHC gynecologic oncologist Robin Baliszewski, OHC Patient Maureen Riopelle, OHC Patient Wednesday, September 19 6:30 – 7:30pm Edwin H. Greene Intermediate Middle School 5200 Aldine Dr. Blue Ash 45242 Join us for fun, education and laughter as four […]

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