ASH Clinical News May 2015

Mind the Gap: How States’ Medicaid Decisions Affect Patients... p. 74 Your source for worldwide news and perspectives on hematology/oncology may 2015 volume 01 | number 05 CONTENTS 10… Editor's Corner My First Eosinophil 17… Pulling Back the Curtain Laurie Sehn on Her Path in Medicine 19… Hematology Link Managing Penicillin Allergies 53… On Location ASH Sickle Cell Disease Summit AACR Annual Meeting 61… Demystifying the Lab Genomic Panels 85… PASHions Cynthia Dunbar and the Choral Arts DEPARTMENTS 12 UP FRONT 22 CLINICAL NEWS 61 TRAINING AND EDUCATION 68 FEATURES 85 BACK OF THE BOOK HIGH COSTS, HIGH VALUE? Physicians and Patients Fight the Cancer Drug Pricing Bloat Practice Update: SGR is Gone, Now What? ... 26 Literature Scan: New & Noteworthy Research ... 44 Patient Education: How Does Cancer Develop?... 67