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 at https://youtu.be/7KcABMuvpvQ
Future episodes will explore many types of cancer through discussions with patients.
MORE ABOUT DR. MISIALEK
Currently, Dr. Misialek serves at Newton-Wellesley Hospital in Newton, MA as the Associate Chair of Pathology. He is Medical Director for the Vernon Cancer Center as well as the Chemistry and Point of Care Laboratories. He is a strong advocate for pathology and serves on numerous committees with the College of American Pathologists. He is an expert in both anatomic and clinical pathology.
Informative videos are also available on his YouTube channel, https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCuxQMrrRWsWtINy0kxpmJdw, designed for helping people understand the value of pathologists in healthcare.
To learn more about health, laboratory testing and pathology, one may visit www.pathreport.org
Company Name: Path Report
Contact Person: Michael J. Misialek, M.D.
Address:Dept of Pathology, 2014 Washington Street
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