Decoding Cancer: Career Profile - Dietitian / Nutritionist
Decoding Cancer

Dietitians apply the science of dietetics and nutrition to the planning and preparation of foods and dietary regulation in connection with health and disease.

Decoding Cancer: Career Profile - Epidemiologist
Decoding Cancer

Epidemiologists study factors that affect the health and illness of populations, to provide the foundation for interventions in public health and preventive medicine.

Decoding Cancer: What is Cancer?
Decoding Cancer

Students will apply their knowledge about cellular structure, function, and cell growth to increase their understanding about the development of cancer at the cellular level.

Decoding Cancer: Getting the Results
Decoding Cancer

Students explore the various diagnostic tools used in breast cancer detection and tracking by building an online directory using wiki technology.

Decoding Cancer: Treatment - Understanding the Pathology
Decoding Cancer

Students will learn how to read pathology reports to interpret results and make conclusions.

Decoding Cancer: Digital Precision Medicine Virtual Lab
Decoding Cancer

In this digital precision medicine lab, students will order tests and examine clinical features of cancers from patients, including gene expression in the cancer and appearance under the microscope, to advise on the best course of treatment.

Decoding Cancer: Continue the Conversation Family Discussion Guide
Decoding Cancer

Decoding Cancer provides support to parents and caretakers through a family discussion guide.

Decoding Cancer: Cancer Glossary
Decoding Cancer

The Decoding Cancer glossary helps integrate terminology, spoken by doctors and scientists, into the students’ vocabulary to promote greater understanding of concepts, support clear and accurate communication and encourage a scientific approach to cancer-related topics.