Posted June 23rd, 2020
James M. Metz, MD
As the Chair of the Department of Radiation Oncology at Penn, I have never felt prouder of our incredibly devoted staff and faculty. They have stepped up as a group from the very beginning of this global COVID crisis and forged new paths. Our collective expertise and comfort working as a team to deliver the […]
Posted May 12th, 2017
An oncologist once remarked to me that her patients routinely told her about their personal lives – like they were trying to strike up friendships. I can understand this. It’s not that patients expect their oncologists to invite them over for dinner, but there is a desire to make some sort of human connection. I’m […]
Posted October 22nd, 2012
Timothy J. Hampshire
As an oncologist, Dr. Giantonio provides care for many patients at the end of life, which he describes as a privilege and rewarding.