What’s Up with Bladder Cancer and BCG with Dr. Ashish Kamat

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Dr. Ashish Kamat
Dr. Ashish Kamat of MD Anderson Cancer Center.

In the inaugural “Bladder Cancer Matters” podcast, host Rick Bangs interviews Dr. Ashish Kamat about the state of BCG in bladder cancer treatment.  Dr. Kamat is a Professor (Tenure) of Urology and Director of Urologic Oncology Fellowship at MD Anderson Cancer Center, and a graduate of the AUA Leadership Program.  Dr. Kamat also serves on BCAN’s Scientific Advisory Board.

In this episode, Rick and Dr. Kamat discuss what BCG is, how it is used, why there is a BCG shortage and what some therapeutic alternatives are.

Dr. Kamat can be found on Twitter at @UroDocAsh.

Disclaimer: The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the speakers and guests and do not necessarily reflect the views or positions of the Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network.

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