Ken Burns' Series Prompts Eastern Standard on Cancer in Kentucky

Mar 23, 2015

A three-part public TV series will focus next week on Cancer: the Emperor of All Maladies.  It’s the latest production from documentarian Ken Burns. On this week’s Eastern Standard, Cancer in Kentucky.  

From left: Dr. Kraig Humbaugh, John Hingsbergen
Credit Logan Riley

Our guests this week - Dr. Donald Miller- Director of the James Brown Cancer Center at the University of Louisville;  Dr. Kraig Humbaugh- Deputy Public Health Commissioner for the Kentucky Department of Public Health.

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Or call in when you tune in for Eastern Standard, Thursday morning at 11:00 on WEKU. 

Check out the video trailer for Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies

Watch the full episode.