Join the American Cancer Society’s Chief Medical and Scientific Officer, Dr. Bill Cance for an informative discussion regarding the impact of race and health disparities in the fight against cancer and the implications of COVID-19 on screening, treatment and research.
- Black females have 40% higher breast cancer death rates than non-Hispanic white females despite similar incidence rates.
- Black people have the highest death rate and the lowest survival rate of any racial or ethnic group for most cancers.
- Early research shows patients whose cancer is getting worse or spreading are more than five times more likely to die in the
- space of a month if they caught Covid-19.
Advance registration is required, please see below.
Date: Tuesday, August 11th
Time: 12:00pm – 1:00pm PST, 3:00pm – 4:00pm EST
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