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Tapas Das Gupta, MD Virtual Cancer Research Symposium 2020

October 14 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

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The Unequal Burden of Cancer:
Have We Made Progress in the Two Decades Since the Institute of Medicine’s Report?

The University of Illinois Cancer Center invites students, researchers and healthcare providers in cancer-related fields to join us for a day of informative virtual presentations.

Zoom registration is requested. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting as well as the option to add it to your calendar.

Presentations by:

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Jennifer F. Tseng, MD, MPH

Chair of Surgery, Boston University - Pancreatic Cancer
“From Health Disparities to Cancer Equity: The View From Boston”

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Alliric I. Willis, MD, FACS

Vice Chair of Surgery, Thomas Jefferson University - Breast Cancer
"Disparities in Breast Cancer Screening, Treatment, and Outcomes: A Persistent Crisis in Need of Action"

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Karen Marie Winkfield, MD, PhD

Associate Professor, Radiation Oncology, Wake Forest University
"Cancer Equity: How Far Have We Come?"

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Rosemarie Rogers

Patient Advocate - Breast Cancer Survivor
UI Cancer Center Patient Brigade


October 14
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
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