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Cancer Research

New ways of treating cancer are constantly being developed, thanks in large part to the many different cancer trials and research projects currently underway. In this section you can watch Healthline episodes dealing with how to participate in cancer trials, what some of the trials currently being offered are and what is the latest in cancer research.

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Learn more about Cancer Services at Glendale Adventist, or visit our online Health Encyclopedia to learn more about breast cancer and breast cancer treatments.

Choose from the following Cancer Research episodes:

Breast Cancer Guidelines
Susanne Whatley takes a deeper look at the implications of changing the suggested guidelines for breast cancer screenings with Dr. Linh Chen, medical director of Mammography Services at Glendale Adventist, and Dr. Soo Im, oncologist at Glendale Adventst.

Clincial Trials
Dr. Mihran Shirinian, medical oncologist, talks about the importance of clinical trials in furthering cancer research. He also explains how clinical trials work and how valuable they are in finding a cure to cancer. Dr. Shirinian also talks about some of the trials currently underway at Glendale Adventist.

Partial Breast Radiation
Dr. Sara Kim, radiation oncologist, and Dr. Mihrin Shirinian, medical oncologist, join Healthline to talk about some of the breast cancer trials that are currently underway. Dr. Kim also discusses one trial she is a part of that involves partial-breast radiation vs whole-breast radiation. One of Dr. Kim's patients, who received partial breast radiation, also joins the show to talk about her experience and why she participated in this trial.

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