Cancer Screening for the Practicing Clinician – 10/11/16

The Phoebe Lynn Lewis Foundation is proud to be a sponsor of the upcoming Cancer Screening for the Practicing Clinician taking place on Tuesday, October 11, 2016. This program is directed at primary care doctors. The goal is to educate and motivate these doctors to refer their patients for appropriate cancer screening. The program will be held on campus in …

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Why Screening and Stopping Are An Important Pair

A recent article by Jane Brody in the New York Times details the importance of coupling screening programs with smoking cessation. http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2015/09/07/lung-screening-may-not-push-smokers-to-quit/

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Healthy Marlboro Smokers Denied Lung Screening By Mass. Jury

The New York Court of Appeals split 4-3, rejecting the theory on which Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court allowed plaintiffs to go to trial Philip Morris Casts Doubt On Lung Screening In Boston Trial – Law360 By Cara Salvatore Law360, Boston (January 28, 2016, 9:36 PM ET) — Facing the prospect of bankrolling a medical program for thousands of Marlboro smokers, …