Videos + Podcasts

"Addressing Cancer Care Disparities Via Virtual Tumor Boards" Laurence J. Heifetz, MD, FACP Gene Upshaw Memorial Tahoe Forest Cancer Center, Truckee, CA
‚ÄúManaging Lung Cancer Disparities‚ÄĚ 19th Annual International Lung Cancer Conference Huntington Beach, CA July 28, 2018
Approximately 20% of Americans live in rural areas, which means they have less access to state-of-the-art medical care, specifically cancer care, says Heifetz. This means these patients will also get a delay in optimal care. The Gene Upshaw Memorial Tahoe Forest Cancer Center put together a system addressing the 4 major malignancies that comprise 80% of all cancers, which are breast cancer, lung...
VIDEO: Highway 63 - The Legacy of Gene Upshaw. Want to find out more about Gene Upshaw? This video explores his life and legacy.
Bonnie J. Addario, Founder and Chair of the Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation, David R. Gandara, MD, Director of the Thoracic Oncology Program at UC Davis, and Laurence J. Heifetz, MD, Founder of the Gene Upshaw Memorial Tahoe Forest Cancer Center, discuss the importance of the Virtual Tumor Board Project, which brings cutting-edge technology and care to patients in small communities.
Listen to Tahoe Forest Cancer Center Founder Laurence J. Heifetz, MD discuss the Gene Upshaw Memorial Tahoe Forest Cancer Center and its mission to provide the best rural cancer treatment in the country. Listen to the podcast (MP3)  
The Lung Cancer Living Room The Next Decade in Lung Cancer, With: Laurence Heifetz, MD, FACP, Founder - Gene Upshaw Memorial Tahoe Forest Cancer Center Andrew Allen, BM, BCh, MA, MRCP, PhD - Clovis Oncology David Jablons, MD - University of California San Francisco Ite Laird-Offringa, PhD - University Southern California Harvey Pass, MD - New York University A special thank you to the...