MLB Legend, Steve Garvey, and famed UCLA urologist, Dr. Mark Litwin, recently caught up to relive how they met, revisit their shared prostate cancer journey, and discuss changes since then in managing the disease.
Mark Litwin, MD, MPH, is chair of the Department of Urology, a practicing urologic oncologist, and professor of urology, health policy & management, and nursing at UCLA. Dr. Litwin is a translational population scientist who teaches and conducts research in quality of care, health-related quality of life, medical outcomes, medical decision-making, costs and resource utilization, patient preferences, and health care access.
- Dr. Mark Litwin on the UCLA Health website
- VIDEO: 2021 Sherman Mellincoff Faculty Award: Mark Litwin, MD, MPH
Welcome to Stay in the Game: Conversations about prostate Cancer with Ed Randall. Here we’ll chat with doctors, researchers, medical professionals, survivors, and others to share and connect. This show was produced and shared by Fans for the Cure, a non-profit dedicated to serving men on their journeys through prostate cancer.
The Stay in the Game podcast is sponsored by Cancer Health – online at cancerhealth.com.
Cancer Health empowers people living with prostate cancer and other cancers to actively manage and advocate for their care and improve their overall health. Launched in 2017, cancerhealth.com provides accessible information about treatment and quality of life for people with cancer and their loved ones, along with information about cancer prevention and health policy.
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