First PIPAC in the United States of America, Mayo Clinic

First PIPAC in the United States of America, Mayo Clinic

Pressurized intraperitoneal aerosol chemotherapy (PIPAC) is a promising and innovative method for treating peritoneal metastasis. The team of Dr. Amit Merchea, MD, FACS, has performed the first PIPAC in the USA on Dec 4th, 2019 at Mayo Clinic Jacksonville, FL. Mayo...
Peritoneum Prize 2019 awarded to Willemien J van Driel, MD PhD

Peritoneum Prize 2019 awarded to Willemien J van Driel, MD PhD

The ISSPP Peritoneum Prize 2019 was awarded to Dr. Willemien J van Driel, MD PhD, for her seminal contribution to the therapy of peritoneal metastasis of ovarian cancer. As the Principal Investigator of a multidisciplinary team of the Netherlands Cancer Institute, she...