A recent analysis of mammogram studies suggests the screening procedure does not reduce mortality due to breast cancer. A panel talks about this finding and broader debate over breast cancer screening, treatment options, and research.

Guests

  • Stephen Feig professor of radiology and director of breast imaging at Mt. Sinai School of Medicine
  • Fran Visco president of the National Breast Cancer Coalition
  • Dr. Barron Lerner internist and historian at Columbia University's College of Physicians and Surgeons, and author of The Breast Cancer Wars (Oxford University Press)

Related Links

Topics + Tags

Comments

comments powered by Disqus
Most Recent Shows

Readers’ Review: “Still Alice” by Lisa Genova

Wednesday, Jan 28 2015In 2007, neuroscientist Lisa Genova self-published her first novel, “Still Alice.” It tells the story of a Harvard psychology professor and her experience with early-onset Alzheimer’s disease. The book became a best-seller and is now a major motion picture. Join Diane and her guests for a discussion of “Still Alice.”