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Learn About Exciting Comparative Oncology Research, Sunday on Tripawd Talk Radio

This Sunday  on Tripawd Talk Radio we are going to learn all about exciting new advances in comparative oncology research. You will learn how promising new studies are uncovering new ways to diagnose, treat and ultimately cure cancers in both people and pets.

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Guests: Drs. Avenelle Turner and Kristy Richards

Date: Sunday, November 2, 2014

Time: 6:00pm EST (3:00 Pacific)

Duration: 30 min.

Call In Number: (646) 716-5450*

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DrKristyRichardsThis fascinating discussion will be led by veterinary onocologist Dr. Avenelle Turner, DVM Diplomate ACVIM (Oncology) from the Veterinary Cancer Center in Southern California and Dr. Kristy Richards, MD, PhD at the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill Department of Genetics.Drs. Turner and Richards will discuss how cancer in animals mimics the same disease in people and you’ll learn how cancer similarities between humans and dogs are identified and lead to new treatments for both species. For example, over 30 years ago bone marrow transplants were first developed for dogs, then subsequently done in people with lymphoma.

As comparative oncology research awareness grows and more study collaborations occur between academic researchers and pharmaceutical companies, more treatments will be found for pets and people alike.

Call in with your questions or post them below no later than Friday, October 31.
Join us in the live Tripawds Chat room during the show!

*You do not need to call in to listen to the show. Only call if you have questions you would like answered live on the air.

The podcast will be posted here as soon as it is available. Hear all previous Tripawd Talk Radio podcasts in the Downloads blog, or see the program archives and schedule on BlogTalkRadio.

For more information about comparative oncology research, please visit:

National Cancer Institute Center for Cancer Research: Comparative Oncology Program
Puppy Up / 2 Million Dogs

2 thoughts on “Learn About Exciting Comparative Oncology Research, Sunday on Tripawd Talk Radio”

  1. This was Shelby’s oncologist – Dr. Turner! She is amazing, compassionate and an ‘out of the box’ thinker! She never gave up on us!!! No matter what was stacked against us (growing mets, the bum leg, the other issues)!!! Everyone should call in.

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