Wednesday, March 9, 2011

Humorous Aside: Trust Me I'm a Doctor

When I was a little boy I had a favourite T-shirt. I remember being an idealistic little kid and when asked what I was going to do with my life I said: "I'm going to cure cancer". Now I'm 32 and I'm a doctor - incidentally I earned my doctorate in breast cancer detection - one of a gazillion possible research areas that can theoretically help with the fight against cancer. 

Monday, March 7, 2011

The Problems with Evaluating Detection Technologies with Disease Caught in the First Round of Screening

My research is focused on breast cancer screening methods, however, the ideas presented here apply to the detection of most diseases.