Race, Ethnicity, and Breast Cancer: Screening and Diagnosis- Virtual Workshop 1
Leading the Way: Improving Breast Cancer Disparities for Minority Patients in Chicago
Educational Partner: The Academy for Continued Healthcare Learning (ACHL)
Commercial Support: Supported by educational grants from Astra Zeneca and Daiichi Sankyo.
This activity is intended for oncologists, surgical oncologists, radiologists, oncology nurses, OB-GYNs, internal medicine physicians, NPs, PAs and technologists) and administrative teams (case managers, patient navigators, assistive personnel) at the University of Chicago and Ingalls Memorial managing the care of breast cancer patients.
At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be able to:
- Describe racial and ethnic differences in screening mammography and diagnosis of breast cancer;
- Recall the social determinants of health that may contribute to disparities in the diagnosis of breast cancer;
- Discuss the principles of patient navigation and support that can be implemented to address disparities in the screening and diagnosis of breast cancer.
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Assistant Professor, Breast Medical Oncology
The University of Chicago
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