The Harvard School of Public Health hosted a GO TALK with an esteemed panel discussing disparities in national cancer care delivery.
GO! Talk featuring a Keynote address by Corey Casper, MD, Introduction by Edward Benz, MD., and a panel with Max Essex, DVM, PhD and others.
Dr. Raul Ribeiro, from St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, delivered a GO TALK on delivering pediatric oncology in the developing world.
On March 28, 2013 Dr. Julie Livingston, PhD, MPH, MA, MacArthur ‘Genius Grant’ 2013 Winner, gave the GO Talk, ” Cancer Care in the Shadow of the AIDS Epidemic in Southern Africa.” Dr. Livingston is a medical anthropologist and author of “Improvising Medicine: An African Oncology Ward in an Emerging Cancer Epidemic.” She gave the keynote […]
“Palliative Care in Resource-Limited Settings” A talk followed by a panel discussing how palliative care is provided (as well as what is not provided) in resource limited settings. Speakers: Eric Krakauer, MD, PhD Sarah Slater, MD Kathleen Doyle, MD Jonathan Jackson, CEO, Dimagi, Inc. Lowell Schnipper, MD Date/Location: Wednesday, January 16, 2013 5:00-7:00 PM Sherman […]
Over 500 people attended and watched Dr. Paul Farmer launch the GO TALKS at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in Boston, MA.
By: Aryeh J. Price Dr. Benjamin Warf, a MacArthur Fellow, directs Neonatal and Congenital Anomaly Neurosurgery at Boston Children’s Hospital and is an Associate Professor of Neurosurgery at Harvard Medical School. In this capacity, he has improved survival and quality of life for hydrocephalus patients by designing an innovative, highly effective surgical technique named endoscopic […]CONTINUE READING →
By: Aryeh J. Price Dr. Arno J. Mundt is Professor and Chair of the Department of Radiation Medicine and Applied Sciences at the University of California San Diego (UCSD) Moores Cancer Center and the President of the American College of Radiation Oncology. A prolific researcher and practicing radiation oncologist, Dr. Mundt recently served as Senior […]CONTINUE READING →
By: Aryeh J. Price Dr. Dennis Laryea is the head of Public Health at the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital in Ghana, a public health specialist at the Ghana Ministry of Health, and a lecturer at Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology. He graduated from the KNUST Medical School Kumasi, Ghana. Dr. Laryea’s focus is on […]CONTINUE READING →
By Aryeh J. Price Dr. Farrah Mateen is currently the chair of global health at the American Academy of Neurology, an assistant professor at Harvard Medical School and a practicing neurologist at Massachusetts General Hospital. Dr. Mateen recently published a Policy Review in The Lancet Oncology entitled “Cancer in refugees in Jordan and Syria between 2009 and 2012: […]CONTINUE READING →
By Aryeh J. Price Dr. Mohandas Mallath is a Senior Consultant in the Department of Digestive Diseases at the TATA Medical Centre in Kolkata with expertise in Gastroenterology, Digestive Oncology, and Cancer Epidemiology, having been trained at Tata Memorial Hospital Mumbai, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center and the Medical College of St. Bartholomew’s. In addition to his appointment […]CONTINUE READING →