WDSU: Cancer research trials
The Louisiana Cancer Research Center's program, "Accessing Cancer Clinical Trials in Louisiana," was recently highlighted by New Orleans television station WDSU. Reporter Health Allen interviewed LCRC faculty Dr. Oliver Sartor of the Tulane Cancer Center and Dr. John Cole of Ochsner Health System about clinical trials administered by LCRC member institutions, LSU Health New Orleans, Tulane School of Medicine, Xavier University of Louisiana and Ochsner Health.
You can view the LCRC program, hosted by former journalist and radio host Angela Hill, by clicking here.
You should always consult with your doctor before applying for a clinical trial. Clinical trials are targeted to address a very specific condition or issue. Each trial includes a rigorous application and enrollment process to make sure a clinical trial candidate meets study criteria.