Path Report Episode 2: Lung Cancer, Precision Medicine and Pathology
Dr. Michael J. Misialek welcomes Linnea Olson to Path Report. Ms. Olson, an artist and fierce patient advocate, is a young patient with advanced lung cancer, who is alive because of precision medicine and her pathologist. The episode examines lung cancer, the importance of tumor profiling and Ms. Olson’s journey.
The show highlights how pathologists impact treatment and why a patient might want to reach out to their pathologist. By empowering patients with knowledge, one can become an effective advocate for their own care.
Path Report is a web broadcast show designed to educate the public on how the pathologist is a crucial member of the care team and a valuable resource for patients, particularly in cancer care and precision medicine. The latest episode can be viewed here
Future episodes will explore many types of cancer through discussions with patients.