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Einstein A Go Go - 19 February 2012

February 19th, 2012

Episode 196 of 433 episodes

Continuing the ovarian cancer theme, this week Dr Shane, Dr Krystal and Dr Jenny are joined by two guests with different perspectives and experiences with the condition; Connie Nikolovski (patient) and Dr Gilliam Mitchel (doctor). Rounding out the show is special guest David White (researcher). Connie Nikolovski was diagnosed with ovarian cancer in 1993 and has published A Meaningful Life – Surviving Ovarian Cancer in which she recounts her story of struggle, survival and hope. Dr Mitchell is the Practicing Clinical Oncologist & Director, Familial Cancer Centre, at the Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre and has expertise in ovarian cancer screening and the inherited genetics of ovarian cancer. Lastly, David White is a PhD Candidate in Experimental Cardiology at the Baker IDI Heart & Diabetes Institute. He discusses his research in the field of this (sadly) growing problem. einsteinagogo.net

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