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Lurie Cancer Center Learning Series

Social Determinants of Health and Breast Cancer

You are invited to join the Lurie Cancer Center for an informative session examining how social determinants of health affect breast cancer care. Presentations will explore the impact of barriers to preventing and treating breast cancer, and methods to overcome these challenges. This program is open to patients, survivors, caregivers, advocates, healthcare professionals and investigators.

Register now for October 20

Event Details

Wednesday, October 20, 2021

Log In: 11:45 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Central Time
Program: 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. Central Time

Virtual Event

Registrants will receive the connection link via email. Advance registration is recommended.



Samilia Obeng-Gyasi, MD, MPH

Samilia Obeng-Gyasi, MD, MPH

Breast Surgical Oncologist
The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center
The James Assistant Professor of Surgery
The Ohio State College of Medicine

Mita Goel, MD, MPH

Mita Goel, MD, MPH

Associate Professor, Medicine
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Internal Medicine Physician
Northwestern Medicine


Paris Thomas, MS, MCHES

Paris Thomas, MS, MCHES

Director of Program Operations
Equal Hope



William J. Gradishar, MD
Betsy Bramsen Professor of Breast Oncology & Professor of Medicine
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Chief, Division of Hematology/Oncology
Deputy Director, Clinical Network
Director, Maggie Daley Center for Women's Cancer Care
Lurie Cancer Center


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