The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer Siddhartha Mukherjee, staff cancer physician at Columbia University Medical Center, presents a history of cancer. The author recounts the earliest documentation of… read more

The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer Siddhartha Mukherjee, staff cancer physician at Columbia University Medical Center, presents a history of cancer. The author recounts the earliest documentation of the disease, profiles the first patients that received radiation and chemotherapy treatments, and remembers the American government’s “war against cancer” launched thirty years ago. Siddhartha Mukherjee spoke at Kepler’s Books in Menlo Park, California. He responded to questions from members of the audience. Dr. Maa also responded to questions. close

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Program ID:
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Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
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Location:
Menlo Park, California, United States
First Aired:
Mar 13, 2011
Last Aired:
Sep 3, 2011

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  • Mar 13, 2011 | 9:56pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 20, 2011 | 2:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 20, 2011 | 8:01am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 23, 2011 | 11:47am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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  • Sep 03, 2011 | 3:31am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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