Wednesday, November 30
Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies
From its first documented appearances thousands of years ago, through the epic battles in the 20th century to control it, the story of cancer is a story of human ingenuity and resilience. On Thursday's program, we’ll talk with the Pulitzer Prize winning author of "The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer. It is the amazing story of the people and tools, drugs and tumors, chemicals and experiments that have led us to modern day treatments and therapies.
This show originally aired September 1, 2011.
Dr. Siddhartha Mukherjee, cancer physician and researcher, author “The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer"
Susan Ralston, Executive Director of the Pediatric Proton Foundation