Breakthroughs in Cancer Research

Dr. Seffrin reported on the state of the fight against cancer. Among the issues he addressed were the long lag time between scientific… read more

Breakthroughs in Cancer Research Dr. Seffrin reported on the state of the fight against cancer. Among the issues he addressed were the long lag time between scientific discoveries and their medical application, the diversity of types of cancers, the growing global cancer rate even as it declines in the United States, the needless suffering from untreated illness, and the great number of cancer cases that could have been prevented or could have been alleviated by early detection. Following his remarks he responded to questions from members of the audience. close

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Program ID:
178683-1
Category:
National Press Club
Format:
National Press Club Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Oct 17, 2003 | 11:05am EDT | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Oct 27, 2003 | 8:59pm EST | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • Oct 17, 2003 | 11:05am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 17, 2003 | 6:02pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 19, 2003 | 5:09am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 27, 2003 | 8:59pm EST | C-SPAN 3
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