Brandon Hayes-Lattin, MD: Young Adult Cancer Update Annual Meeting 2011
Description: Dr. Hayes-Lattin gives an update on young adult cancer research and programs at ASCO 2011. Brandon Hayes-Lattin, MD is the Medical Director, OHSU Knight Cancer Institute Adolescent and Young Adult Oncology Program. Dr. Hayes-Lattin's patient care training and experience is in treating blood cancers and in stem cell transplants. However, as a young adult cancer survivor and a doctor who cares for many young adults with blood cancers, Dr. Hayes-Lattin has become a leader in developing the new discipline of adolescent and young adult (AYA) oncology. He is the first medical co-chair of the Lance Armstrong Foundation's LIVESTRONG Young Adult Alliance, a coalition of over 100 organizations that conduct research and serve young adults (aged 15-40) with cancer.
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