Oncologist Shares Her Vulnerability: A Personal Story From ASCO Voices

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As one of the five selected for the 2019 American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) meeting’s special session “ASCO Voices,” expert Dr. Ishwaria Subbiah, from The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, took the stage to share a personal experience that has shaped her practice as an oncology professional. Dr. Subbiah’s talk, titled “Doing Everything,” reflects on a traumatic health scare with her son Nathan. Watch now to hear her story and the inspiring impact it had at ASCO 2019.

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