Cancer: Defeating the Emperor airing tonight on PBS

September 3, 2015

Be sure to tune in to PBS (WVPT) television tonight from 8:00pm-9:00pm to view “Cancer: Defeating the Emperor”.  This  Primetime segment is brought to you by UVA Cancer Center and features UVA researchers Dr. Tom Loughran, Dr. Mark Kester, Dr. Kimberly Kelly, Dr. Robert Dreicer.  The segment was filmed locally at the Paramount Theater and hosted by Larry Sabato, Director of UVA Center for Politics.


The program can be found on Comcast stations 219, 811, and 11 and on local digital VHF channel 11 and virtual channel 51. Please check your local listings  for channels if using a satellite dish.


Cancer talks include:

Dr. Kim Kelly- Nanotechnology- Drug delivery and live imaging in pancreatic cancer

Dr. Mark Kester- The future of medicine in small nano solutions for cancer imaging and treatment

Dr. Robert Dreicer – Why cancer clinical trials matter