Patient support videos

This series of videos interviews patients, survivors, caregivers and other health professionals about the latest treatments, procedures, prevention and more in the field of kidney cancer and seeks to promote awareness.

AN OVERVIEW OF KIDNEY CANCER SURGERY

Timothy Masterson, MD discusses the scope of kidney cancer surgery in 2019 at Judy Nicholson's Symposium on Kidney Cancer at Indiana University.

SURVIVOR INTERVIEW - WALTER JOHNSON

Walter Johnson is a kidney cancer survivor and pastor of Gateway to Heaven Church in North Florida. Today he shares his experience with kidney cancer.

FOCUS FOR THE PATIENT - MART RUUSMA FIGHTS AGAINST KIDNEY CANCER

Mart Ruusma is a kidney cancer survivor who talks about his fight against renal cell carcinoma. His wife Rachel is their caretaker and Winston Tan, MD interviews them.


ROXANA DRONCA MD DISCUSSES THE SEQUENCING OF VEGF INHIBITION AND PD-1

Roxana Dronca, MD, analyzes the sequencing of the inhibition of VEGF and PD-1 in the educational symposium of JNKCF. 12/01/2018


THE NUTRITION AND KIDNEY CANCER With ROBERTO PILI

Judy Nicholson's Symposium on Kidney Cancer organizes its third annual event in Jacksonville. Roberto Pili, MD shares his findings on nutrition and the patient with kidney cancer.

Systemic Therapy for RCC with DR. JAIME R. MERCHAN, MD.

Dr. Jaime R. Merchan, MD, of the Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center, discusses options for systemic therapy for renal cell carcinoma; where we are now, and what is coming in the near future.


RCC Survivor INTERVIEW WITH DEB MASKENS

Dr. Winston Tan interviews Deb Maskens of Kidney Cancer Canada about his personal journey with kidney cancer during the Judy Nicholson Symposium on Kidney Cancer in 2018.


JNKCF COMBAT KIDNEY CANCER (PARK OF THE HIGH AREA FUNK)

Help fight kidney cancer! Visit JudyNicholsonFoundation.org for more information. This parody approved by Sony Music of "Uptown Funk" is to help raise awareness and get more people involved in the fight against kidney cancer.

A GUIDE FOR PATIENTS OF EMERGING CLINICAL TRIALS

Gary and Susan Poteat share their incredible story about their life related to kidney cancer and why clinical trials are so important.

PSYCHOLOGICAL AND SOCIAL CONCERNS WITH PATIENTS WITH CANCER

Veronica Galego, clinical social worker, educates on the topic: Psychological and social concerns with cancer patients at the Symposium on Kidney Cancer by Judy Nicholson in Miami, FL. March 2, 2019

CURRENT SYSTEMATIC OPTIONS FOR RENAL CELL CARCINOMA

The Judy Nicholson Kidney Cancer Foundation presents Dr. Jaime Merchan, Associate Professor of Oncology at the University of Miami, who speaks on the topic of current systemic options for renal cell carcinoma.

CLINICAL TRIALS OF IMMUNOTHERAPY WITH DR. HANS HAMMERS

Hans Hammers, MD, Ph.D., is an assistant professor of internal medicine in the Division of Hematology-Oncology at Southwestern Medical Center in Utah. He is the first Eugene P. Frenkel, MD Academician in Clinical Medicine.

DR. DAVID THIEL - MEDICAL ADVANCES IN SURGERY

Dr. David Thiel discusses the latest medical advances in surgery at the JNKCF Educational Symposium. 12/01/2018.


DEB MASKENS - KIDNEY CANCER SURVIVOR AND VICEPRESIDENT OF IKCC

Deb Maskens is a 44-year-old kidney cancer survivor and vice president of International Kidney Cancer Canada. She shares her story at the last Symposium of the Kidney Cancer Foundation of Judy Nicholson in Jacksonville, FL

THE STORY OF JUDY, NICK NICHOLSON

Nick Nicholson explains his wife's diagnosis and fight against kidney cancer and how it led to the formation of the Kidney Cancer Foundation of Judy Nicholson.


JAYLA BARNES, PALLIATIVE CARE NURSE

Today we are joined by Jayla Barnes, nurse practitioner of palliative care in Jacksonville, Florida. She is here to provide information about the benefits of palliative care when you or someone you love is diagnosed.


LABORATORY TOUR OF THE MAyo CLINIC WITH DR. JOHN COPLAND

The Kidney Cancer Foundation Judy Nicholson talks with Dr. John "Al" Copland about the treatments being discovered at the Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville to provide hope of curing some types of cancer.


PATIENT SUPPORT LOUDSPEAKER SERIES # 5: DEB MASKENS

Watch this live video for the Judy Nicholson Foundation for Kidney Cancer Foundation Patient Support Series. Today our speaker is Deb Maskens, who is a cancer survivor. You are here to answer your questions about treatments, diagnostics and clinical trials! www.jnfkidneycancer.org


SUPPORT SPEAKER SERIES FOR PATIENTS NO. 7: CASEY KOEHLER

Today we have a health educator with a degree in food, science and human nutrition to talk to you today about diet and proper nutrition when you have been diagnosed with RCC. We welcome any questions you may have for Casey Koehler!

INTERVIEW WITH DR. BIJOY P. TELIVALA OR CANCER SPECIALISTS IN NORTHERN FLORIDA

Dr. Bijoy P. Telivala is a cancer specialist in North Florida who works to bring clinical trials to patients in the area.


LIVE QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS WITH PATIENTS WITH KIDNEY CANCER, GARY POTEAT.

A live question and answer session with a husband and wife who have tremendous experience with renal cell carcinoma and clinical trials. Welcome Gary and Susan Poteat to our latest addition to the patient support speaker series of the Judy Nicholson Kidney Cancer Foundation!


SERIES OF PATIENT SUPPORT SPEAKERS # 4: DR. WINSTON TAN

Join us for our No. 4 patient support speaker series: Dr. Winston Tan, MD, oncologist, Mayo Clinic.


PATIENT SUPPORT LOUDSPEAKER SERIES # 8: CAREN HUGHES

Today we are joined by Caren Hughes, clinical pharmacist, oncologist at the Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, Florida. She is here to provide you with information about the medications, treatment and financial assistance you may receive once you have been diagnosed. www.jnfkidneycancer.org