2021 Debates and Didactics in Hematology and Oncology

Skin Cancer

Are Triplets Necessary for BRAF-Mutated Melanoma?

Where does triplet therapy fit in the treatment of patients with stage IV BRAF-mutated melanoma? Is there strong evidence for combining a BRAF inhibitor, MEK inhibitor, and checkpoint inhibitor? Ragin...

Prostate Cancer

Prostate Cancer Diagnostics: Novel Approaches Are Leaving Conventional Imaging Behind

Advances in molecular imaging are having a big impact on prostate cancer management and outcomes, according to Ashesh B. Jani, MD, the James C. Kennedy Professor in Prostate Cancer, Department of Radi...

Colorectal Cancer

Liquid Biopsy Is Changing Colon Cancer Management

The measurement of circulating tumor DNA (ctDNA) is changing the way gastrointestinal cancers are managed, according to Bassel F. El-Rayes, MD, Professor and Vice Chair for Clinical Research in the De...


Outcomes Notably Improving for Adult ALL

Outcomes in adults with acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) are almost rivaling those in pediatric ALL, thanks to the benefits achieved by incorporating blinatumomab and inotuzumab into chemotherapy re...