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Media Coverage

For the very ill, legally ending life is increasingly costly
Reuters, October 10, 2016

Hospitals Adding 3D Mammography to Screenings
Health IT Outcomes, September 7, 2016

$1.2M crowdsourced contest aims to improve breast-cancer detection through deep machine learning
GeekWire, August 25, 2016

Breast cancer imaging challenge one part of achieving cancer moonshot
Health Imaging, August 15, 2016

Oncologists combat cancer care
Medical Chronicle, July 5, 2016

Fred Hutch Expert Available to Discuss NEJM Article on Biomarker Tests for Molecularly Targeted Therapies
Newswise, June 14, 2016

Understanding and Mitigating the Financial Burden of Cancer Patients
The Journal of Managed Care, June 5, 2016

Value in cancer care must start 'start with patients, not dollars'
HemOnc Today, May 25, 2016

Organizational innovations to accelerate technology transfer and translational research do they work?, May 24, 2016

Tony Gwynn's Family Sues Tobacco Industry, Seeking Recourse Over Fatal Habit
The New York Times, May 23, 2016

High Price of Cancer Drugs Not Justified By Health Outcomes
Morning Consult, May 2, 2016

Clinical Pathways: A Systems Approach Toward More Patient-Centric Cancer Care Delivery
The American Journal of Managed Care April 16, 2016

Tackling the financial toll of cancer; one patient at a time
The Washington Post, April 9, 2016

The burden of cancer isn't just cancer
The Washington Post, Wonkblog, April 8, 2016

Is This the Dawn of Cancer Biosimilars? A Conversation With Gary H. Lyman, MD, MPH, FASCO; Andrew D. Zelenetz, MD, PhD; Leah Christl, PhD; and Steven Lemery, MD, MHS
The ASCO Post, March 25, 2016

IOM Committee Recommends Oversight, Common Evidentiary Standards for Biomarker Tests for Molecularly-targeted Therapies
Cancer Therapy Advisor, March 16, 2016

Cancer's Financial Burden Tied to Poorer Survival, Study Finds Economic stress may force patients to forgo vital treatments, experts say                                                                                                                   HealthDay, January 26, 2016

Dorothy Hamill pushes for breast cancer tests, awareness
USA Today, January 24, 2016

Breath of Fresh Air: Medicare to Cover Lung Cancer Screening
NBC News, February 05, 2015

Guidelines for VTE prophylaxis, treatment in cancer unchanged
Medical Xpress, February 03, 2015

Lung CT scan use expected to swell
Modern Healthcare, January 03, 2015

Large Percentage of Oncologists Still Ordering Tumor Markers for Early Breast Cancer
Oncology Times, December 03, 2014

Tomosynthesis Improves Cancer Detection in Women with Dense Breast Tissue
Newswise, October 28, 2014

Diagnosis: Early warning system
Nature, September 11, 2014

ASCO Board Member Gary Lyman, MD, MPH, FASCO, Focuses Philanthropy on Early-Career Research
ASCO, August 15, 2014

Can you afford cancer care?
USA News, August 6, 2014

Shop Talk: Dr. Ramsey Appointed to Performance Measures Committee
Oncology Times, July 25, 2014

The Patient Perspective on Value
ASCO,  May 31, 2014

Stepped-Up Screening Would Uncover More Lung Cancers, Study Says
HealthDay, May 14, 2014

Major Women's Health Study Paid Big Dividends
US News & World Report, HealthDay, May 5, 2014

WHI: Millions Spent, but Billions Gained
MedPage Today May 5, 2014

The value of WHI's combined hormone therapy trial, weighed in lives and dollars saved
Fred Hutch News Release, May 5, 2014

Building on the Women's Health Initiative findings
Fred Hutch News Release
, May 1, 2014