National Cancer Institute NCI Cancer Bulletin: A Trusted Source for Cancer Research News
November 27, 2012 • Volume 9 / Number 23

A Conversation With

Inside NCI: Dr. Barry Kramer on Cancer Screening

This video first appeared in the NCI Cancer Bulletin on January 11, 2011.

The director of NCI’s Division of Cancer Prevention and editor-in-chief of NCI's Physician Data Query Screening and Prevention Editorial Board talks about the types of effective cancer screening tests available and the risks that are sometimes associated with cancer screening.

To read Dr. Kramer's recent article on cancer screening campaigns, co-authored with Drs. Steven Woloshin, Lisa Schwartz, and William Black, see “Cancer Screening Campaigns—Getting Past Uninformative Persuasion.”

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Video produced and edited by Daniel Marmorstein and Sarah Curry