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Cancer News & Highlights


6/9/19 - National Cancer Survivors Day Event at Johns Hopkins Hospital

5/6/19 - Cancer News Alert: Fitness May Affect Risk of Lung, Colorectal Cancer and Likelihood of Survival after Diagnosis

3/11/19 - Media Advisory: Colon Cancer Research at Johns Hopkins Looks at Your Gut, Your Genetics

1/23/19 - Johns Hopkins Cancer Health Community Outreach Takes Next Step with Appointment of Otis Brawley
Dr Otis BrawleyOtis W. Brawley, M.D., an authority on cancer screening and prevention who served as chief medical and scientific officer for the American Cancer Society and director of the Georgia Cancer Center at Grady Memorial Hospital in Atlanta, has been named a Bloomberg Distinguished Professor at Johns Hopkins University.  Brawley will lead a broad interdisciplinary research effort of cancer health disparities at JHU’s Bloomberg School of Public Health and the Johns Hopkins Kimmel Caner Center, working to close racial, economic, and social disparities in the prevention, detection, and treatment of cancer in the United States and worldwide.  

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