Talking About Tumors with Ryann and Ryan - A medical oncology podcast

03_03 Metastatic Melanoma

May 09, 2023 Talking About Tumors Season 3 Episode 3
Talking About Tumors with Ryann and Ryan - A medical oncology podcast
03_03 Metastatic Melanoma
Show Notes

  1. Patterns of recurrence and approach to stage IV disease
  2. Immunotherapy and BRAF/MEK considerations
  3. Cross trial comparisons
  4. Later line and emerging therapies for advanced melanoma



As always, citations, and sources include education from our respective training programs, the Devita textbook, and  We highly encourage review of guidelines published by ASCO, ESMO and other organizations local to your practice.

DeVita, Vincent T., Jr., Theodore S. Lawrence, and Steven A. Rosenberg. Devita, Hellman, and Rosenberg's Cancer: Principles & Practice of Oncology. 10th edition. Philadelphia: Wolters Kluwer, 2015. Waltham, MA: Wolters Kluwer.

Some highlighted references recommended to read related to this specific episode:

1.           Atkins MB et al. J Clin Oncol. 2023;41(2):186-197. doi:10.1200/JCO.22.01763

2.           Robert C et al. NEJM. 2019;381(7):626-636. doi:10.1056/NEJMOA1904059/

3.           Lebbé C et al. J Clin Oncol. 2019;37(11):867-875. doi:10.1200/JCO.18.01998

4.           Wolchok JD et al. J Clin Oncol. 2022;40(2):127-137. doi:10.1200/JCO.21.02229

5.           Larkin J et al. NEJM. 2015;373(1):23-34. doi:10.1056/NEJMOA1504030

6.           Nathan P et al. NEJM. 2021;385(13):1196-1206. doi:10.1056/NEJMOA2103485

7.           Sarnaik AA et al. J Clin Oncol. 2021;39(24):2656-2666. doi:10.1200/JCO.21.00612

8.           Tawbi HA  et al. NEJM. 2022;386(1):24-34. doi:10.1056/NEJMOA2109970



Talking about Tumors with Ryan and Ryann is not medical advice.  We have received no funding in relation to the information discussed within this episode and have no financial conflicts of interest to disclose.  All opinions are those of whoever stated them.  We have compiled this podcast to serve as an introduction to the field of medical oncology for post-graduate trainees interested in the topic. 


Hematology/Oncology, evidence based medicine, education, chemotherapy, immunotherapy, medical oncology