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Baby Steps

I am doing it!  I am, in little increments, doing what I can for the lung cancer cause. I’m still trying to sort out how I want to help the lung cancer world I am in.  Where do I want … Continue reading

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Really? You’re moving?

Found out today that my amazing, totally trusted, practically loved, medical oncologist, Dr Sandler, is leaving OHSU.  Starting July 1st I’ll be moved to another lung cancer specialist. What?  How?  No! I need a nap.

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Grapefruit Anyone?

As I suspected the last handful of days have been crazy. The birthday.  That was great considering I had a dentist appointment that day.  I really dislike the dentist.  Somehow, I managed to be showered with birthday gifts from my … Continue reading

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Tour at OHSU – Dr Sandler Interview

The final piece in my OHSU tour last week was a sit down with Dr Sandler (Dr S).  It confirmed, once again, he is the perfect oncologist for me at this point in my life. I really enjoyed how he … Continue reading

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Goofy Video on Targeted Therapies

I found this video poking around the Lung Cancer Mutation Consortium website this AM. (The map on the home page is a little out of date.  My cancer center OHSU is a recent member of the consortium.) The video below … Continue reading

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Tour at OHSU – Meeting Chris Draft

The tour last week at OHSU was scheduled for former NFL linebacker, Chris Draft, and I was lucky enough to tag along. Chris Draft is committed to Changing the Face of lung cancer.  In 2011 he lost his wife, Keasha, … Continue reading

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Tour at OHSU – Dr Chris Corless’s Lab

Yesterday was a big day for me.  I was extended an invite by my oncologist, Dr Sandler, to attend a tour at my hospital, Oregon Health and Science University, that was scheduled for Chris Draft, co-founder of Team Draft. Details … Continue reading

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