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CPDR Patient Education Program

Helpful Resources

 

Agent Orange and Prostate Cancer

Veterans diagnosed with prostate cancer may qualify for service-connected disability compensation.
Information Sheet

 

Special Clinic at WRNMMC for Men with Prostate Cancer

The Center for Prostate Disease Research (CPDR) at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center (WRNMMC) has a special clinic for men diagnosed with prostate cancer called the "Multi-Disciplinary Prostate Cancer Clinic".
More Information

 

Patient Education Links

American Cancer Society
Website: Cancer.Org
Phone: 800-ACS-2345

Johns Hopkins Medicine (The James Buchanan Brady Urological Institute)
Website: urology.jhu.edu

National Comprehensive Cancer Network (“NCCN Clinical Practice Guidelines in Oncology- Prostate Cancer).
Website: nccn.org/patients

National Library of Medicine
Website: medlineplus.gov

University of Pennsylvania
Website: oncolink.org

Prostate Cancer Foundation
Website: www.prostatecancerfoundation.org
Phone: 800-757-CURE

The American Society of Clinical Oncology
Website: www.cancer.net

Society of Sexual Medicine of North America
Website: www.sexhealthmatters.org

Us TOO! International
Website: www.ustoo.org
Phone: 800-808-7866

 

Newsletters and Publications

PAACT (Patient Advocates for Advanced CancerTreatments)- quarterly newsletter
Website: www.paactusa.org
Phone: 616-453-1477

“PCRI Insights” (Prostate Cancer Research Institute)-quarterly newsletter
Website: www.pcri.org
Phone: 310-743-2117

Johns Hopkins Prostate Disorders White Papers and Special Health Reports
Website: www.healthafter50.com
Phone: 855-208-1565

“Us TOO Hotsheets”-monthly newsletter
Website: www.ustoo.org

CPDR HIGHLIGHTS

2018 AACR Annual Meeting
Chicago, Illinois April 14-18, 2018

The 2018 AACR Annual Meeting gathered this year at McCormick Place, Chicago, Illinois from April 14 to 18 under the theme of Driving Innovative Cancer Science to Patient Care. The Center for Prostate Disease Research (CPDR) multi-disciplinary team - together with collaborators – delivered one podium presentation and 12 poster presentations. The team was co-led by Dr. Shiv Srivastava, CPDR Co-Director and Professor, and Dr. Albert Dobi, Associate Director, CPDR and Research Assistant Professor, of the Department of Surgery, USU and WRNMMC.

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Read the March 2019 CPDR E-Newsletter

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ETS Related Gene mediated Androgen Receptor Aggregation and Endoplasmic Reticulum Stress in Prostate Cancer Development
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Synergistic Activity with NOTCH Inhibition and Androgen Ablation in ERG-Positive Prostate Cancer Cells
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