On the day after the inauguration many thousands are expected to take part in the 'Women's March on Washington". Organizers who began planning the event last November shortly after the presidential election say the objective is to bring national attention to women and other groups who feel they have been marginalized. We'll hear different perspectives on who's going, who isn't and its possible political impact.
Guest Host: Susan Page
New cancer drugs are in the headlines: a promising treatment for colon cancer, and a dramatically effective treatment for leukemia. Guest host Susan Page talks with some of the doctors behind the development of these medications, and looks ahead to the future of cancer treatment.
- Dr. John Medelsohn president of the University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
- Dr. Robert Wittes director of the Division of Cancer Treatment and Diagnosis at the National Cancer Institute/NIH
- Dr. Brian Druker director of the Leukemia Center at the Oregon Health and Science University
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