Monthly Archives: December 2018

Advances in the treatment of ALL ( acute lymphoblastic leukemia)

Current Immunotherapy Targets in Adult Relapsed/Refractory ALL (acute lymphoblastic leukemia) The 3 main categories of immunotherapies used in ALL: ADCs, BiTE constructs, and CAR T-cells.[14] This activity will predominantly focus on the therapies that leverage the immune system to fight ALL—the … Continue reading

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The Social Prescription: A UK Innovation With Legs Raymond Rupert MD, MBA.

The Social Prescription: A UK Innovation With Legs Raymond Rupert MD, MBA. The social determinants of health must be addressed to promote health and avoid illness as people age. Pills won’t cure everything. Isolation, boredom, lack of activity and exercise, … Continue reading

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Nearly 300 cell and gene therapies in development: Andrew Powaleny at PhRMA. 

Nearly 300 Cell And Gene Therapies In Development: Andrew Powaleny at PhRMA. Today, cell and gene therapy are transforming treatment options for some patients and are part of an exciting new era of medicine. There are 289 novel cell and … Continue reading

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CALM- NEW AND EFFECTIVE FORM OF PSYCHOTHERAPY- Raymond Rupert MD, MBA.

CALM is a new form of semi-structured psychotherapy developed for patients with advanced disease such as metastatic cancer.  CALM has been proven to work in reducing the psychological distress of these patients. This is similar to palliative care, which reduces … Continue reading

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CALM- a new form of psychotherapy

CALM- a new and effective form of psychotherapy. Raymond Rupert MD, MBA. CALM is a new form of semi-structured psychotherapy developed for patients with advanced disease such as metastatic cancer.  CALM has been proven to work in reducing the psychological … Continue reading

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